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1981- 32 ft – Hughes 31 – “Athabaska”


Stock Number: 6280
$16,000 CDN
Location: Etobicoke, ON


Model Year: 1981
Manufacturer: Hughes Boat Works


Beam Measure: 9.6 ft

Length: 31.6 ft
Draft: 5 ft 2 inches

General Information

A 1981 Sparkman & Stephens/ Hughes Boat Works Ltd freshwater boat that has been well looked after. The present owner has had it for 15 years and is proud of the way she has kept it.  It has an appealing classic interior that is bright and cheerful , 6’2:” headroom and accommodations for 6 berths. It can serve a family giving loads of fun without costing too much.


18 hp Volvo Diesel, Model 2002,  approc. 400 hours. . Overhauled 2004 by JLC Marine. Miss. Ont.New SS propshaft, cutlass bearing and coupling installed 2004- JLC Marine

Moeller Polyethylene fuel tank with diesel adapter

Sales and Rigging

150 Genoa,Main sail.

Ultra Furl headsail assembly

1/4 wire 1×19 316 SSBackstay/swage/stud replaced 2013.–The Rigging Shoppe.

Halyards/sheets led aft to cockpit.

Spars, aluminum, painted white, single spreaders.  1×19 SS wire, swage ends and turnbuckle adjustments.


Raymarine ST40 Bidata  Speed/depth through-hulls installed 2012.-Bristol MarineClarion AM/FM radio CD Player 2004.

2 Interstate Batteries , 1 cranking, 1 deepcycle, 2014

Xantrex 4 Stage  20 amp Battery charger 2004, JLC Marine

Original Allanson Power Converter ; AC/DC

Rule 2000 Bilge pump, 2006

Pressurized plumbing system with water heater

Below Deck

Full V berth forward.,, shares privacy door with head cabinetDouble berth, port side.

Single berth, Starboard side.

Single quarter berth.

Nav station aft to starboard,

Large teak dining table folds unto main bulkhead to clear salon.

Opening hatches, ; salon and V berth.

Japsco Marine head. 2004

Large icebox.


7 Coats of Interlux Interprotect-2000 applied 2012 ,  VC 17 applied annually.SS Collapsible cradle. with 6 ” feet to accommodate hydraulic trailer.

Marinco 30 Amp cordset, new with Marinco  30 Amp pigtail adapter.