Fin is fully licensed with the YDSA to category 3 for up to ten passengers plus two crew and is maintained
to a high standard. Safety equipment is kept in date with regularly checks carried out to ensure that everything
is in full working order and a passenger safety briefing is given before all sailings.
insurance gives cover for up to 3 million third party cover.
We reserve the right to cancel any of
our trips if we consider conditions are not suitable.
We also do not allow the consumption of alcohol onboard.
Your skipper is well qualified with over forty years of inshore seagoing experience with
the last nineteen years spent in charter work. He is a qualified Yacht Master Offshore and Grade 2 Boatmaster and
until recently has been a volunteer RNLI deputy 2nd Coxswain.
Blue Fin is a Mitchell 31 MK 1 that recently benefited from a major upgrade that gives her
many of the features of the Mitchell MK2. Electronic equipment includes two plotters, radar, two fish finders, three
GPS's, ais, navtex, two VHF radios and anemometer and more.
A Ford Mermaid Majestic diesel engine with low hours and rated at 212hp gives Blue Fin a cruising
speed of 10 knots and a light load sprint speed of 16+ knots.
The Mitchell 31's are well renowned sea boats
with many in use within the charter boat industry. They are safe, solid and excellent sea boats.
is licensed for ten passengers and two crew. As well as the already mentioned electronics she is also fitted with a two
ring cooker, marine electric toilet and undercover seating. The cockpit is fitted with removable spray dodgers
which help to keep the deck area free from spray whilst underway.
Tea & coffee are provided free of charge.
Please remember to wear appropriate clothing as it is always cooler on the water.