Blue 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.
Our comprehensive 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
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
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+
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.
Blue Fin 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.
On full day trips, tea, coffee and soup are available free of charge.
Please remember to wear appropriate
clothing as it is always cooler on the water.