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Bill Garden Mahogany Runabout


For Sale

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Timeless Elegance on Water - Rare Bill Garden Designed 23ft Runabout

For the connoisseur of maritime craftsmanship, we present a unique opportunity to own a masterpiece of design - a 1993 custom-built 23-foot runabout, meticulously crafted by renowned West Coast naval architect Bill Garden.

Key Features:

  • Designer Legacy: Bill Garden's vision comes to life in the planked Honduras mahogany hull, seamlessly adorned with inlaid yellow cedar for a timeless aesthetic.

  • Master Shipwright Construction: Built in Ucluelet by the seasoned hands of Ken Georgeson, a shipwright with over 40 years of unparalleled experience, ensuring each inch is a testament to precision and durability.

  • Power and Performance: Experience the thrill of the open water with a high-performance freshwater-cooled 455 engine. Dual 45-gallon fuel tanks ensure extended voyages, while the Borg Warner 10 18 002 Velvet Drive guarantees a smooth and powerful ride.

  • Impeccable Maintenance: With very limited use over the years, this classic runabout remains in pristine condition. The trailer is equipped with all-new brakes, a fresh master cylinder, and brand new bunks,


  • Year: 1993

  • Material: Planked Honduras Mahogany with Inlaid Yellow Cedar

  • Length: 23 feet

  • Engine: High-performance freshwater-cooled 455

  • Transmission: Borg Warner 10 18 002 Velvet Drive

  • Fuel Capacity: Dual 45-gallon tanks


  • Includes custom-fitted trailer with all-new brakes, master cylinder, and bunks.

This Bill Garden designed runabout is not just a boat; it's a collector's dream, a fusion of heritage and performance that stands as a testament to the golden age of maritime design. Seize the opportunity to own a piece of nautical history.

Serious inquiries only. Contact Bob Hughs

Broker; Martyn Clark 250-880-1415

Schedule a viewing and experience the allure of this timeless classic runabout.

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