AYACANORA Inquire About This Yacht

Yacht Type:

Yacht Gallery



Length:

72

Beam:

18

Draft:

4.5

Guests:

6

Crew:

3

Cabins:

3

Helipad:

No

Jacuzzi:

No

AC:

Full

Year Built:

1981

Builder:

Custom

Max Speed:

10

Yacht Description

Don't let your dreams sit on the shelf of life gathering dust. Come aboard Ayacanora. Named for the beautiful and willful heroine of the Charles Kingsley classic "Westward Ho!" she's a stunning 72 ft yacht with unique appointments

Yacht Accomodations

Ayacanora has a spacious area midships consisting of the main saloon and dining room is the epitome of well-appointed nautical style and grace. The sleeping accommodations offer two cabins with queen beds, couches, dresser , closet and ensuite bathrooms. A single cabin is also available for two children with a separate bathroom.

High Price (weekly):

$14,000

Low Price (weekly):

$10,000

Captain Name:

Mike Haver/ Rick Beckner

Captain Nation:

USA

Wave Runners:

No

Snorkeling Gear:

Yes

Fishing Gear:

Yes

Onboard Scuba:

Yacht offers Rendezvous Diving only

Other Entertainment

Sailing instruction is offered with our new optimist sailing dinghy
TV, & DVD
netflix
Pandora Radio
Xbox
Wii
Blue Ray DVD player
Coast Guard registered EPIRB
Navtex weather

Other Toys

10 person life raft, Life preservers
Swim ladder/goes three ft below water
Deck shower
paddle board
optimist sailing dinghy
two person tubing
Snorkel gear
Rybovich Tuna Fighting Chair

Communications

Cellular phone,Skype ,
Internet/ wifi
24 mile Radar & GPS
Depth sounder & VHF radio
Auto pilot, Single side band radio

Crew Profile

Mike and Roberta will be your personal crew sailing you throughout the islands taking pleasure in seeking out idyllic anchorages and catering to your every need. They were married in 1973 and have two grown children. In 1979 they built a forty foot sailboat and the family sailed extensively for two years. They have many years of sailing and power boating experience from the Great lakes, West Coast, East Coast and the Caribbean!

Mike has a 500 ton Masters license and 100 ton sailing endorsement. He was born in Nebraska, however joined he Navy at the age of 18 and developed a passion for the ocean. He spent 10 years in the submarine service and 5 years in the Merchant Marine. Among the many vessels he has captained are the 78 foot glass bottom boat Discovery, 65 foot sailing catamaran Sebago and the 500 foot ocean-going integrated tug and barge unit Energy Altair. Mike enjoys telling sea stories and some history of the islands, pirates, and treasures.

Roberta holds a degree in Culinary Arts and Management and graduated cum laude as a certified chef. She is also a United States Coast Guard certified captain and was born in Washington State. She grew up swimming and skiing and enjoying the seafood of the Great Northwest. She has owned and operated a restaurant, "The Pantry", a wholesale muffin business, "American Maid Muffins", and a catering business, "Ashore and Afloat." Roberta takes great pride in serving her guests only the best! She is as capable in the galley as he is behind the helm!

Donald (Rick) Beckner is the son-in-law of Mike & Roberta Haver and is now the alternate captain aboard Ayacanora. Rick was born in Washington State in1972 and grew up on the Puget Sound where there is large sailing community which was the beginning of his love for the sea. He started sailing earnestly when he moved to the Virgin Islands.He worked for the Renaissance Resort, St. Thomas, as an instructor for sailing and water sports and was the paint supervisor for the Mega Yacht Company, Delta Marine Industries. He is also the captain on Windborne day sail business when not aboard Ayacanora.
Rick holds a 50 ton USCG license and is an ASE certified mechanic. He enjoys watersports and enjoy teaching kids to sail and is an asset to have aboard.

Photo of the Crew

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