Type: Heavy Displacement, Expedition Trawler
Model: Custom Seaton Trawler
Hydronamics: MIT, Cambridge, MA
Length Overall: 67′
Length on Deck: 64′
Length On Waterline: 60′
Max Speed: 12 knots
Fresh Water: 700 gallons
Heads: 5 Builder: Nelson Yacht Corporation, Seattle, WA
Naval Architect: Stephen R. Seaton
Year Launched: 1990
Displacement: 101 tons
Range: 5500nm @ 9 knots
Voyager is an Expedition Class Sport Fisher, designed to travel in luxury beyond the reach of most boaters to the few pristine places left in the world. Considered to be the best in this category for her size, the M/V Voyager exemplifies an elite standard of durability, seaworthiness, safety, reliability, comfort, and beauty. Voyager is a 67′ fiberglass/aluminum expedition trawler designed, engineered, and constructed with elevated standards. The goal was to provide all the necessary systems on a seaworthy, capable and luxurious platform to satisfy even the most ardent adventure-seeking individuals.
Voyager is a long range fishing yacht with all the necessary equipment to make even multiple day trips extremely comfortable and successful. The cockpit is a huge 17′ by 13′ area with central 100 gallon bait tank, a second 60 gallon bait tank, large fish hold, kill box, stainless steel fishing station with sink and drawers, 7 in rail rod holders, rocket launchers, swim platform, outriggers, halogen flood lamps, exterior speakers, and fresh and salt water wash down. Voyager also has an extensive selection of electronics to aid in fish finding. The most significant of them is the Furuno Color PPI Sonar with range settings of 100′ – 5,000′. Other electronic aids onboard are a Furuno Nav-Net GPS/Video Sounder/Chart Plotter, Nobeltec Navigation Software, Banair Digital Barograph, Furuno 3kw Radar, Furuno 10kw Radar, Standard Horizon Loudhailer and receiver. Voyager also has a and Koop Nautic-Sea Rocq anti roll stabilizers and a 60″ Hundestadt variable pitch propeller, making Voyager capable of attaining fractional speeds all the way down to 0.2 knots.
Diving and Snorkeling
Voyager is also a great yacht for diving and snorkeling. It has a huge swim step with ladder, a commercial dive compressor and purifier (Eagle Compressors BAP8EK1), 8 integral tank holders, and a large cockpit with plenty of storage.
Imagine after a long days fishing and or diving you go into your private stateroom where you can take a hot shower, put on some clean clothes, and then enjoy the luxury of Voyager while your meal is prepared. Each stateroom has its own TV/DVD/CD player. The saloon is equipped with a full entertainment center with surround sound. It has a 32″ flat screen television, VHS player, DVD player, Tuner, and a 200 disc CD changer with IPod input. If that’s not enough Voyager also has KVH Tracvision G6 with Direct TV premium package containing 265+ channels.