About expeditionyachtsales

Expedition Yacht Sales is a professional yacht brokerage serving the Puget Sound area. Specializing in the tugs, trawlers and expedition sailboats that are ideally suited to cruising and exploring the pacific northwest and inside passage waters. Steve & Cindy Scruggs have been involved in the marine industry since the late 1980's and bring a tremendous amount of experience to help their clients realize the dream of yacht ownership. Please let us help you.

American Tug is Busy!

Seven boats currently under construction, the shop is busy.

We have not been able to host any special events or open-houses during the Covid era due to safety restrictions but we are always happy to conduct a private tour or get you aboard our quality boats.

Please give us a call and come see the great quality boats that we build.

Jeff Calvert at 360-466-2961 or jeff@americantugs.com

Sold Boat: 2014 American Tug 485

2014 American Tug 485    Salish Lady       Now  Sold!

Carefully built for experienced yachtsman. She is well equipped and very meticulously maintained.

Powered by a Cummins QSL-405 hp Commercial Duty common rail engine with dual Racor filtration. Sidepower variable speed DC bow & stern thrusters, FCI Max-Q 600gpd watermaker, 120/240 50-amp shorepower system with power retract, Bosch stainless drum washer & dryer, LeBroc custom helm chair with head rest, swivel chair, electric fireplace, Large LED television with elevator, Webasto hydronic furnace, Sunbrella cockpit enclosure.

Huge electronics package with dual Garmin 8215 multifunction touchscreen displays, G2 Vision charts from Puget Sound to Dixon Entrance, 604xHD open-array color radar with 1.8-degree beam width, 600-watt CHIRP digital color sounder,  AIS600 class B, Garmin GHP20 autopilot  with Smartpump and rudder feedback, GMI20 Multi display, Airmar WS110WX weatherstation, Nema 2k,  engine room and rear cameras.  Garmin 300VHF with wireless remote, cell phone /wifi data router with dedicated antenna.

Bullfrog 10-foot rigid PE & aluminum hulled dinghy with interior console, Honda 20hp 4-stroke with electric start and tilt/trim, custom Sunbrella cover.  Hoisted aboard by the 3-function Steelhead Marine ES-1000 crane featuring power jib & rotation for full control when lifting.    Gig harbor sailing dinghy with Sunbrella cover. Weaver stainless removable chocks for both dinghies.

This is one of the cleanest and best kept yachts this broker has ever seen. Salish Lady has received the very best professional care and looks as new.  A truly impressive and well maintained yacht.

Complete details can be found here.

Salish Lady is ready for your family’s next Expedition; to the Broughton’s, Alaska or Mexico! Call Steve to arrange a private showing 360-466-2961 or steve@americantugs.com.

Jeff Calvert joins American Tug

Jeff CalvertJeff grew up in the Pacific Northwest and has been an avid boater his entire life.

He has cruised extensively throughout the Salish Sea starting on family vessels then runabouts and finally joining the American Tug family. Jeff is an active member of the Seattle Yacht Club, serving on its Powerboat Committee and leading cruising events in the Salish Sea.

At American Tug Jeff supports the sales and marketing of new and pre-owned vessels. If you see him cruising his American Tug 34 “Prime Time” be sure to stop by and say hello.

Prior to American Tug Jeff spent 26 years in the family office industry living in New York, Tokyo, London and the Southwest before returning to Seattle with his wife and two daughters. Throughout his career he has managed the acquisition, outfitting, staffing and operations of yachts ranging from 75 feet to 250 feet.

Call Jeff:

Factory Open House

Factory Open House at American Tugs

What:   Come see how we build these quality boats

When:    This Saturday – February 8th from 10am to 3pm

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 under construction
See the laminate shop, assembly room, wood shop and systems

Brokerage boats on display on Trawler Row, lots to see!

shop floor 9-27-2017

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

hanging sign concept

Map to American Tug

Come visit us on Saturday from 10am to 3pm