Sabbatical is a beautiful 1987 Golden Star 37 Sundeck trawler.

With exceptional fuel mileage (1.6 GPH @ 8 knots), long range, enough power to plane, semi-displacement hull with substantial stabilizing and prop protecting keel, 3' 8" draft, all-water anti-fouling paint, dual helms, and full bug screens, she's an ideal Great Loop boat.  She's currently at Polestar Boating Center in Saint Charles Missouri, a location below the closed Illinois River locks. Sabbatical is a turnkey boat, ready to loop.

The high output engine alternators, genset, solar panels, 6 house batteries, inverter, WI-FI extender, 200' of chain rode and RIB dinghy allow for secure comfortable extended living on the hook or on a mooring buoy.

She has more headroom than most trawlers, e.g.: 6' 4" aft cabin, 6' 6" salon, 6' 6" forward cabin and 8' 9" galley area.

A recently installed WiFi CCTV backup camera allows for solo control from the lower helm.

New modern transmissions were installed in 2019.

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The asking price is $69,900.

Features page describes the boat in detail and includes photos.

Specifications page is formatted similar to listings on YachtWorld and provides more technical specifics, such as makes and models of components.

Survey page contains a link to the PDF survey. The survey was started in December 2017 while Sabbatical was on the hard in Sturgeon Bay Wisconsin. The survey wasn't published until after the sea trial, May 2018.

Maintenance Log page contains information about significant maintenance, replacements and enhancements since March 2011.

Problems-issues page describes known problems and issues.

Contact Us page provides details for contacting the owners.

Sabbatical is currently for sale by owner. She can be viewed at Polestar Boating Center but not without our permission. We will contact the marina and let them know when you plan to look at her. She's in the water, the first boat on the right on dock #3. You can't miss the yellow For Sale signs.

Everything on the boat is included in the sale.

A purchase agreement form is available here.