The traditional sailing ketch Yukon – Join us for an adventures cruise, you can choose between a relaxing 90-minute Calm Water Cruise on the scenic Huon River, a special gourmet lunch cruise or a comfortable, low-impact holiday under sail with destinations as Bruny Island and Port Davey.
THE STORY. Yukon was original build in Denmark 1930, she was rescued by its current owners, us, David and Ea. We found Yukon in Copenhagen and bought for a case of beer! Following a dedicated rebuild, we sailed charter in Scandinavia and in 2011 we completed a 16 months sea voyage to Tasmania with our two young boys (plus professional crew and guests). We are now based in Franklin (45-minute drive south of Hobart) and have been operating Yukon-Tours for the past 20 years.
THE FACTS. Yukon-Tours accommodates up to 28 day-guests and 8 overnight-guests. Overall length 22 metres / Beam 4.7 metres / Draft 2.3 metres. Under Australian Survey.