68' Hoquiam Long Range Yacht Fisher

68' Hoquiam Long Range Yacht Fisher

1,000,000.00

2009 Hoquiam "BLACKSMITH"

Offered at $1,200,000

“Blacksmith” has been designed and rigged for the serious fisherman while offering comfort cruising and family amenities. Seakeeper, QSM11, 2,000 Gallons Fuel, etc. Contact San Diego Yacht Brokers Kusler Yachts for more information.

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68' LONG RANGE YACHT FISHER FOR SALE BY KUSLER YACHTS

West Coast Rigged - Seakeeper Equipped - Meticulously Maintained  

Now is your chance to own a custom built 68’ Little Hoquiam long range yachtfisher. “Blacksmith” has been designed and rigged for the serious fisherman while offering comfort cruising and family amenities. With 2000 gallons of fuel capacity, commercial grade water and ice makerSeakeeper and sleeping for 11, this yachtfisher can virtually go anywhere in the world. An observation room is located forward of the salon to take in the scenery or warm up near the electric fireplace. The galley consists of stainless steel appliances and is at the same level as the salon for comfortable entertaining. Each stateroom has ample storage and sizable berths.

From hydraulic drop down rod holders to a 20+ scoop bait tank, “Blacksmith” is a serious fisherman’s dream. She has been meticulously maintained by a full time captain and deckhand, the cleanliness of the bilges and engine room rival that of a new boat. Twin Cummins QSM 11’s and hydraulic bow and stern thrusters make the boat easy to maneuver and dock. 

Whether you want to fish the Southern California bight, fish halibut in Alaska or fish cow yellowfin in Puerto Vallarta, “Blacksmith” will take you there. Come see the “long range yachtfisher of the year” today! 

Little Hoquiam Shipyard, located in Washington State, has been building custom yachtfishers and commercial vessels since 1971. Little Hoquiam combines the finest materials with leading technology to build safe, stable and durable yachts that last a life time.

 68' hoquiam Long Range Yachtfisher "BLACKSMITH" for sale by Kusler Yachts

68' hoquiam Long Range Yachtfisher "BLACKSMITH" for sale by Kusler Yachts

Accommodations

  • Midship master with queen island berth and ensuite head
  • Forward stateroom has starboard double berth and two single  berths to port with storage
  • Flatscreen TV mounted forward
  • Air condition and heat control unit

  • Port side stateroom with two over under bunk berths

  • Air condition and heat control unit
  • Forward two staterooms share head with sink and shower
  • Stacked Kenmore washer and dryer
  • Headhunter Royal Flush heads

Salon

  •  Open salon with ample seating and dining space
  • Lots of windows for natural light
  • Amish fireplace
  • Dining table to port
  • Couch seating to starboard with coffee table
  • Samsung flatscreen TV with Direct TV and Samsung DVD player
  • Denon sound system with speakers in cockpit
  • AUX and Sirus XM radio
  • EdgeStar ice maker
  • Storage draws under seating and counters
  • Hanging rod storage above dining table
  • Air conditioned and heated

Galley

  • GE Profile 4 burner cooktop with oven
  • GE Profile stainless steel microwave oven
  • Large GE Profile stainless steel dual door refrigerator/freezer
  • Kitchen Aid Trash Compactor
  • Pullout cabinet to maximize space
  • Teak floor
  • Bar area
  • Corian countertop
  • Glassware cabinet
  • Storage space
  • Instant hot water
  • Garbage disposal
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Observation Room

  • 2 over under bunk berths for extra guests or crew
  • Amish fireplace
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Seating area to port and bench seat center
  • Large cabinet for storage
  • Air conditioned and heated

Pilot House

  • Day berth that can be used as a captain’s berth
  • Seating area to port
  • Access to bucket and hardtop
  • Easy visibility with panoramic windows (slide open) 
  • Air conditioned and heated
  • 2 Stidd helm chairs
  • Concealed breaker panel 
  • Ample storage

Electronics

  • 3 Big Bay monitors to show charts, sonar and TV

             - NavNet and Timezero charts for redundancy

  • Furuno NavNet 3D unit for radar
  • 2 Furuno open array radars
  • 2 ICOM M604 VHF’s
  • Furuno color depth sounder
  • Furuno CH 250 sidescan sonar
  • Simrad AP28 autopilot
  • Monitoring camera - Cockpit & Engine Room 
  • 2 KVH TracVision M5 units (Satellite tv and phone)
  • ICOM 2 meter band radio
  • FLIR night vision camera
  • EPIRB
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Top Deck

  • 2009 Custom Little Hoquiam 14’ catamaran style tender w/ 50 HP 4 stroke Honda with bait tank Garmin GPS/fish finder
  • ElectriChef BBQ
  • SM1500R Steelhead Marine Davit
  • Top loading freezer
  • Storage box with custom holder for large helium tank
  • Easy to use ladder to cockpit deck
  • 12 man emergency Winslow life raft
  • 1000w Halon light facing aft
  • 1000w Halon light facing forward
  • 2 1000w Halon lights facing starboard and port
  • Forward facing spotlight 
  • Fresh and saltwater wash downs 

Engine Room

  • Twin Cummins QSM-11-715 engines (1007 hours each)
  • Twin Northern Lights generators - 20KW each (1000 hours each)
  • Sea Recovery water maker
  • Emergency high volume hydraulic bilge pump
  • Oil pump changing system with two 55 gallon storage tanks (for waste and new oil) 
  • Engine room work bench with tools and spare parts
  • Hydraulic power take-offs on both engines
  • Water chiller
  • ABT stabilizing fins
  • Easy access to breaker panel 
  • Fuel transfer system 
  • Fire Boy fire suppression system
  • Blower fans
  • Upgraded 2 stage mufflers 
  • Air compressor 
  • Easy access to all equipment and filters
  • Batteries and chargers
  • 1200 gallon in 2 forward fuel tanks

Electrical

  • 50 Amp shore power inlet, 125/250 VAC
  • Charles ISO Boost system
  • Inverter 2 8D Batteries
  • House batteries 2 8D
  • Engine batteries 4 8D
  • House batteries 2 8D
  • Generator batteries 2 4D
  • Heavy duty shore power cords
  • Battery chargers

Cockpit

The cockpit is set up for serious fishing with an abundance of tackle storage and all the equipment needed for big game fishing

  • Seakeeper stabilizer
  • Day head
  • Teak sole
  • Transom and gunnel rod holders 
  • Storage compartments in gunnels
  • 2 large refrigerated fish boxes, one with built in ice chipper
  • 6 pullout fridge/freezer draws and storage below deck
  • Driving station with thruster controls
  • Furuno Navnet 3D Fish Finder/Radar/Plotter
  • Simrad autopilot control
  • Hydraulic drop down rocket launcher - 17 rods
  • Hydraulic fold down rod storage in aft deck - 24 rods
  • Custom cabinets for tackle storage
  • 2 200w LED deck lights
  • Camera
  • Salt Water Wash Down
  • Fresh Water Wash Down
  • Large 20+ scoop bait tank with custom hand well
  • 2 one horsepower pool pumps for bait tank
  • Custom fish cutting board
  • Swim Platform
  • Easy access to Seakeeper, running gear, aft fuel tank, plumbing, etc
  • 800 gallon stern fuel tank

Bow

  • Casting bait tank
  • Seamlessly integrated storage into deck and sides
  • Salt Water Wash Down
  • Fresh Water Wash Down
  • Main anchor and anchor roller
  • Hydraulic drum windlass - 150' chain & 900' spectra rode
  • 2 mounted rod holders
  • Secondary bow roller and windlass for sea anchor or secondary anchor
  • Sliding door access to forward observation area near starboard bow

Bucket

Bucket for spotting fish will full controls and electronics, accessed from flybridge

  • Throttle controls
  • Bow and stern thruster controls
  • Simrad FU80 rudder control
  • Simrad AP24 autopilot
  • Furuno Navnet 3D unit
  • VHF radio

Additional Equipment

  • ABT hydraulic bow thruster
  • ABT hydraulic stern thruster
  • Swim step with transom door
  • Handheld control unit for remote docking
  • Built in safes
  • Tender, BBQ, window and bucket covers
  • Custom made brush and shammy holders
  • Recessed cleats
  • Underwater lights
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Kusler Yachts has been in business since 2010 and is one of the most successful yacht brokerage's in Southern California. Kusler Yachts is the West Coast premier yacht brokerage specializing in yachts for sale, fishing boats for sale, Regulator center console boats and used boat sales. Kusler Yachts San Diego Yacht Brokers have over 50 years of on-the-water experienceContact us today.