Successful & Fun 2021 Pocket Yacht Palooza

Thanks everyone for another fun Pocket Yacht Palooza boat show, both for showing boats and showing up to check them out. It was a smaller show this year, with covid concerns, and because our Canadian … See More

New Port Townsend Pocket Yachters Logo!

Huge thanks goes out to our friend, and fellow small boat nut, Dale Simonson, for donating his incredible graphic art skills in the creation of the new Port Townsend Pocket Yachters logo. Some of you … See More

Opus – Larry & Lee

Opus is an 18.5’ Iain Oughtred-designed Wee Seal, owned by Lee Bjorklund and Larry Goerss. Opus lives in Seattle and usually sails Lake Union, Lake Washington and the Salish Sea. She’s participated in every Palooza, … See More

New Website Open

Despite the fact that most small-boat events have been cancelled this past year due to Covid restrictions, the Port Townsend Pocket Yachters are launching this new and improved website. As you’ll see, the new site … See More

Galen Piehl

Galen grew up in Port Townsend and is the webmaster for the pocket yachters. He tinkers with boat restoration and building, and owns a handful of boats. The only one currently on the water is … See More

Marty Loken

Marty is a long time resident of the Pacific Northwest, an early member of the Pocket Yachters, and is an experienced boat restorer and builder. His current project, and future pocket yacht is Mouse, a … See More

Wanted – Redwing 18

Aging sailor wishes to buy a Redwing 18 or similar for the next phase of water adventures. Can travel to anywhere in the continental US for the right boat given enough time. Prefer West Coast. … See More