Any DIY yards in Minnesota near Minneapolis?

by Gillian
(Washington, DC)


I have a 1963 35' wooden trawler than I have been working on in Maryland.

Maryland is a great boating community but still few DIY yards that welcome wooden boats.

I've been fortunate to have found a marina and have a great friend in the owner.

Nonetheless, a potential career move might relocate me to Minnesota.

Does anyone know of a welcoming yard where I can spend my days off working on my big old boat?

Comments for Any DIY yards in Minnesota near Minneapolis?

Click here to add your own comments

Good luck.
by: Mr Lacey

Hello,

That's a lovely old trawler, will you be putting her back in soon?

from Marti in UK.




Click here to add your own comments

Return to Your Comments.

Want to add more photos?

If you are having problems uploading Photos or would like to add more click on this link for the Upload Form.

You can upload as many as you like and there is no need to resize them.

You might like these

Recent Articles

  1. Which way grain in oak rib

    Jul 17, 19 02:34 AM

    Should white oak ribs for a small boat show the grain vertically or horizontally at the end of the rib?

  2. Chris Craft wooden boats gather at Port Orchard Marina

    Jul 16, 19 03:12 AM

    Up to 80 Chris Craft wooden vessels gather at the Port Orchard Marina for the 30th annual Chris Craft Rendezvous last weekend. (Robert Zollna | Kitsap Daily News)


    PORT ORCHARD — Sleek, elegant wooden boats — namely, those with the sought-after Chris Craft monogram emblazoned on their hulls — added a look of refinement to the Port Orchard Marina last weekend dur…

    Read More

  3. How Many Coats of Varnish for a Wooden Boat?

    Jul 15, 19 03:46 AM

    The restored Cliona


    How many coats of varnish would you put on a wooden dinghy?
    “Ten if I had the chance,” so Owen O’Connell answered when he told me the story of the Cork Harbour ‘T’ Boats.

    Read more by Tom MacSweeney at…

    Read More