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What are pilothouse boats?
Pilothouse boats are medium-sized, trailerable vessels generally used for boating pursuits such as overnight cruising and day cruising. Vessels of this kind can vary in size, with the smallest current boat listed at 21 feet in length, to the longest vessel measuring in at 115 feet, and an average length of 31 feet. They are built by a wide variety of boat manufacturers with hull types including deep vee, semi-displacement, modified vee, displacement and other designs. Boat Trader currently has 459 pilothouse boats for sale, including 193 new vessels and 266 used boats, listed by both individual owners and professional dealers across the country.
What are the best pilothouse boats?
Some of the best-known designers of pilothouse boats at present include: Ranger Tugs, Parker, Steiger Craft, Bayliner and Custom. These builders design pilothouse boats models with inboard, outboard, outboard-4S, inboard/outboard and other propulsion systems, available in diesel, gas, electric and other fuel systems. In the past 30 days, the top, most-viewed pilothouse boats brands on Boat Trader were Boston Whaler, C-Dory, Carver, Parker and Steiger Craft.
How much do pilothouse boats cost?
Pilothouse boats for sale on Boat Trader are listed for a swath of prices from a sensible $22,217 on the more affordable end all the way up to $5,995,200 for the biggest, most advanced boats. Models with more power can take motors up to a whopping 3,800 horsepower, while more economic utility models may have as little as 73 horsepower engines on them (although the average engine size is 420 HP).
Why are pilothouse boats popular?
Pilothouse boats are popular for their deeper draft and wide beam, features that make these boats an ideal choice for overnight cruising and day cruising. From our current listings, the average number of passengers that pilothouse boats can accommodate is 9 people with a maximum of 14. Also, with 459 pilothouse boats currently listed for sale and 90 boats added in the past 30 days, Boat Trader is confident you’ll find the boat you are looking for.