Factory Open House at American Tugs

Open House at American Tugs

Tour the factory – Boats on Trawler Row

What:   Come see how we build these quality boats

When:    This Saturday – September 22nd from 10am to 330pm

Where:   American Tug Factory in La Conner, WA


Tour the factory and see the quality build
Talk to the boat builders and learn about the details
View American Tugs and Waypoint under construction
See the laminate shop, assembly room, wood shop and systems

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800 S Pearle Jensen Way, La Conner, WA  98257
at the north basin of the La Conner Marina

Map to American Tug

Come visit us on Saturday from 10am to 330pm

Bell Harbor Boat Show Jan 26-Feb 3rd

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Come see American Tugs at the new Bell Harbor Boat Show

on Seattle’s waterfront.  Jan 26th thru Feb 3rd.

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    On display will be a beautiful 2004 American Tug 34 Island Time that is in our brokerage on Trawler Row.  We will be featuring our latest build, the 2018 American Tug 485 The Patricia K.


Buy your tickets in advance and receive free parking at Bell Harbor!

Sold Boat: 2007 American Tug 34

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2007  American Tug 34       Outlier        Now Sold!

Come and see Outlier, a gorgeous 2007 American Tug 34 on display at  Seattle Boats Afloat Show.   We just listed Outlier and she is the 34 you have been waiting for; teak & maple sole, Furuno instruments, Espar furnace, custom book racks, Aqua Pro dinghy with Yamaha 20.  This is a pretty navy blue hull.

  • Chandlers Cove Marina at South Lake Union
  • Thursday thru Sunday – 11 to 6 weekdays, 10 to 6 weekends

Let’s talk tugs!  Call Steve at 206-930-6139 or steve@americantugs.com.  We can build your dream.

Sold Boat: 2011 American Tug 41

2011  American Tug 41       Boy O Boy        Sold!

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Gorgeous interior joinery, Garmin dual touchscreen electronics package, 11-foot inflatable with 15-hp electric start & hydraulic crane.  Cummins electronic fuel injected 500hp engine.  Bow & stern thrusters with wireless remote.   Air conditioned with 44,000 BTU’s of 4-season comfort.

Nearly new and very well maintained.  Boy O Boy has just two season of usage.  Your opportunity to enjoy this lightly used American Tug without wait.  This is a great American made yacht.


Cummins QSC-500 engine delivers 7.75-kt cruise at just 3-gph!  The semi-displacement hull and 500-hp engine has the reserve power to move at up to 17-knots allowing you to safely navigate through the many fjords, narrows, and areas of adverse current along the Inside Passage or Intra-Coastal Waterway.


Wonderful Garmin electronics package featuring twin touch screen 5212 displays, integrated autopilot system, HD digital radar, Maretron weather transducer & NEMA 2000 backbone.

Full information and over 100 photos are here.

Boy O Boy is ready for your family’s next Expedition; to the Broughton’s, Alaska or Mexico!

Call Steve Scruggs at 360-466-2961 or steve@americantugs.com for complete information or to arrange an appointment to get aboard this fine yacht located on Trawler Row in La Conner, WA at the American Tug factory.

Sold Boat: 2008 Nordic Tug 37

2008 Nordic Tug 37  #195    Afterlight       Sold!


Gorgeous Nordic Tug 37 with just 873-hours!

Afterlight is beautiful.  Timeless “Storm Grey” colored hull with “brick” boot stripe, neutral interior fabrics with teak joinery. Outfitted with the proper options and nice equipment.  She has been very well kept by an experienced yachtsman.  This is the Nordic you have been waiting for.

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Two-cabin interior with single head is perfect for cruising couples, families or occasional guests.  Guest cabin berth converts to a couch and is ideal for reading.

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Low-hour Cummins electronic QSB-380 engine is happy at displacement or faster semi-displacement runs when you want to move faster.   Engine and systems have been well maintained and show a pride of ownership.  This boat is very, very clean.

Come and see Afterlight on Trawler Row in La Conner, WA.   Call Steve Scruggs at 206-930-6139 to arrange a private showing.  Email steve@americantugs.com for a gallery of over 100 high resolution photos.

Complete information on Afterlight is here.

Sold Boat: Nauticat 44 Motorsailer

1980 Nauticat 44 Motorsailer       La Rose         Sold!


Just returned from Alaska and ready for your family’s Expedition

La Rose is a very nice Nauticat 44 ketch-rigged motorsailer.  Equipped with the large 120-hp Ford Lehman diesel, 250-gallon tankage and a full keel with protected prop.  She is ideal for the Inside Passage, this is a 4-season cruiser.

Update:  Price reduction!  Now clearance priced at  $130,00.  Exterior woodwork has been stripped and she looks great with the LP hull paint and clean teak rails.


Exterior woodwork was just stripped, sanded and sealed.  She looks great!



Selden Main and Mizzen with updated Selden mainsail furling, newer Anderson stainless self-tailing winches, rigid boom vang, she sails well with her powerful full height sail plan, this is a fully rigged ketch.

Comfortable interior spaces with teak joiner work, large windows and great ventilation.  The Nauticat 44 makes a fabulous liveaboard or extended cruiser.

Just returned from Alaska. Gerry and I brought her down the Inside Passage. You can read about our delivery on my blog.  Read it here.

Call Steve Scruggs at 206-930-6139 or Gerry Henson at 253-740-8873 to arrange a private showing of La Rose in La Conner!  On Trawler Row now.

Complete information on La Rose & over 100 photos are here.