Journey is a 1998 Pacific Seacraft Crealock 37 outfitted by Carolina Wind for a circumnavigation in 2005. In 2013 she returned safely after a multi-year trip around the globe. Her current owner is offering Journey for sale so that someone else looking for a seakindly, graceful, balanced, well-equipped global voyager will sail her to new adventures. Journey was equipped with redundant systems and electronics for self reliance and independence. Take a look at the extensive list of equipment and features and you’ll be impressed with the thought that went into each featured item.
A few highlights of this boat, in no particular order, are presented below:
*Monitor wind vane steering
Berths for six are provided in the V-berth (2), port settee (1), starboard settee (2), and aft quarter berth (1). The cabins are finished with green fabric cushions and varnished teak joiner work. Down the companionway, the chart table/nav station is located conveniently to port with the galley just opposite. Aft to port is the quarterberth. A double drop leaf dining table is easily available for use. The starboard settee converts to a double berth, while the port settee has a custom teak leeboard to make it a perfect sea berth. Forward of the main cabin you will find the master stateroom with head and shower located just aft to starboard.
Headroom: 6’ 4"
The galley is equipped with a top-loading insulated icebox which has Adler Barbour refrigeration. The Force 10 stainless steel propane stove has 3 burners and an oven and is gimbaled for duty under sail. Two aluminum 20lb tanks are conveniently located in the stern lazarette. Completing the galley setup is a double stainless steel sink, freshwater and seawater footpumps, hot and cold pressure water, and plenty of storage in cabinets both above and below the work surfaces.
HRO Seafari 200DC Modular Desalinator watermaker
A reliable marine head is provided along with hot and cold pressure water. Hot water is supplied electrically by a hot water heater when dockside and via a heat exchanger from the engine when underway. A 12-volt shower sump pump will discharge shower water, helping to keep the bilge clean and odor free. A molded vanity and sink provide easy to clean surfaces. A 20-gallon holding tank may be emptied via a dockside pump out or discharged via a Y-valve, manual pump, and thru hull.
Journey has both 110V AC and 12V DC services. The 110-volt AC shore power provides dockside service for hot water, battery charging system, and multiple outlets in the galley, head, and each cabin. The 12-volt DC system has 2 4D AGM batteries connected by selector switches in the nav station for isolating batteries or combining them. Both the 110V and 12V service panels are equipped with breaker switches above the nav station. Engine has a high-output Balmar alternator for rapid charging and designated Group 31 starting battery.
International charging capability
Journey is equipped with B&G depth, speed, and wind meters, B&G Network repeater, and B&G hydraulic below-decks autopilot. The compass at the wheel is a Ritchie Globemaster.
Icom M802 SSB w/tuner
Sails and Rigging
The full-batten mainsail has jiffy reefing, with all lines and sail controls led to and handled from the cockpit. Large self-tailing primary winches, cabintop traveler, and boom vang make sail adjustments easy. Sail inventory is Ullman 130% RF genoa, 1.5oz Ullman cruising spinnaker, and Ullman full-battened mainsail w/three reef points. Sails are 10 years old. The mainsail is equipped with the Harken Batt track and car system for effortless hoisting and reefing.
Forespar carbon-fiber spinnaker pole
Safety Equipment and Accessories
Journey is a very capable and accommodating sailboat. Her “miscellaneous” list includes all the required Coast Guard safety equipment, side-mounted SS swim ladder, pedestal mounted Ritchie compass, Sunbrella dodger/bimini/connector, binnacle and mainsail covers, weather cloths, 12-volt cabin fans, manual bilge pump in the cockpit, pedestal mounted folding teak cockpit table, 2 cockpit coaming compartments, and a 12-volt search light.
Three-blade bronze MaxProp 18” feathering propeller
Details on the above vessels are believed to be true and reliable, but cannot be guaranteed.
Offer subject to change, sale, or withdrawal without prior notice.