American Tug 485 Information

The new American Tug 485

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American Tug 485-07 – Manta

Photo Gallery of hull #07 in high-resolution – click here


485-06 starboard bow

American Tug 485-06 – Kama Hele

Photo Gallery of hull #06 in high-resolution – click here


American Tug 485-05 American Dream with Flybridge

Photo gallery of hull #5 in high-resolution – click here


American Tug 485-04 with Flybridge

Photo gallery of hull #4 in high-resolution – click here

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Moxie – American Tug 485-03 with flybridge

Photo Gallery of Moxie – click here

Salish Lady – American Tug 485-02 – Just Launched! 

Photo Gallery of Salish Lady – click here

No Zip Code – American Tug 485-01

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The new American Tug 485 

– hull #9 is next available!

Pacific Nor’west Boating article on the 485 – June 2014 – Read it here

Sea Magazine article on the 485 – August 2014 – Read it here

At just under 50-feet she is the perfect size for the long distance cruiser.  The new AT-485 offers a large salon with opportunities for owners choice of arrangement and customization.

Using American Tugs time proven Lynn Senour semi-displacement hull form, the 485 will deliver excellent efficiency at speed and incredible stability provided by her hard chines and full keel.  The long keel allows smooth tracking and protects the running gear.

Come on by the factory and let’s talk about your next boat.  Take a look at the builds as they are coming along, we are very excited about our newest model.

 Hull #9 is our next available delivery

LOA: 49-feet   LWL: 45-feet   Beam: 16-feet  Disp: 34,000Lbs  Range: 1700-miles

Contact Steve Scruggs for full information on any of the American Tugs
360-466-2961 or



New Listing: 2007 American Tug 41

2007 American Tug 41        Big Red           $ 595,000

Big Red - port bow quarter

Big Red is a beautiful American Tug 41. Ready to cruise! She has been maintained by an experienced yachtsman and kept in covered moorage since new.

Beautiful rich interior with dark Brick Red upholstery and Cinnibar colored carpet.

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Equipped with the very best gear, her owner was very specific when he chose the systems.  Cummins 540hp common rail engine, maintained by Cummins NW, with trolling valves and dual controls.  Upsized bow and stern thrusters, custom full size chart drawer, Tanner mast, custom cabinetry, stainless water tanks, etc.

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Triple Raymarine E-series displays, 4kw open array radar, 1k color fish finder and Raymarine autopilot.  KVH Tracvision M4HP satellite television.  Dual Icom VHF radios with separate antennas, Wi-fi booster with antenna, cell phone booster with antenna.

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Big Red has is ready to go north with lots of engine spares, Dual Racor filtration with spare filters. Village Marine 600-gpd watermaker, dual Nova Kool refrigerators, Onan 9kw genset, Espar furnace plus air conditioning ducted to the master stateroom & pilothouse.

Big Red shows as new, only 1,560-hours on the engine..she is just only broken in. Ready for Alaska or Mexico, this is your year!  Call Steve at 206-930-6139 or for a private appointment to see Big Red in Anacortes.




Open House – Saturday June 3rd

American Tug Factory Tours & Open Docks

Saturday – June 3rd

from 10am – 3pm

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Come and take a tour & see our quality build.  Made in America!
When: This Saturday – June 3rd – from 10am till 3pm
  At American Tugs – 800 S Pearle Jensen Way, La Conner, WA  98257
At the north basin of the La Conner Marina.  Come around the back to the large doors.
What:  Factory tours, open house, Q&A, open boats, see the build process.
See:  – On the shop floor we have several boats under construction
– See how we laminate the hulls, install mechanical components & wiring, build out the interiors, see the fine finish joinery and add the highest quality hardware.
On Trawler-row:    Our docks are full.  Come and see the brokerage boats and pre-owned American Tugs.
Map to American Tug