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September 2012

Three Open 16’s to be delivered for the 2013 season

September 8th, 2012|

Fire Fly

September 4th, 2012|

We are pleased to announce the launching of Fire Fly in August 2012.

THE LIFE

September 4th, 2012|

We are pleased to announce the launching of THE LIFE in June of 2012.

July 2012

Maine Boats and Homes Show

July 24th, 2012|

Don’t forget the August 10th – 12th Maine boats and Homes show in Rockland, ME!

Remembering Dan

July 23rd, 2012|

Daniel Charles Gould, 59, of Brewster, MA, unexpectedly passed away on 10 July 2012.

June 2012

Osprey Pole

June 2nd, 2012|

We now have an Osprey Pole in Arey's Pond

Thanks for all the fine help and expert direction from Bob Prescott!

May 2012

20th APBY Cat Gathering 2012

May 30th, 2012|

        21st Gathering is 9-10 August 2013: go to

Calendar of Events for details.  

The 20th Annual Arey's Pond Boat Yard Catboat Gathering:

Thanks to all the participants and Committee Boat Crew for making the 2012 Gathering a success. 

January 2012

Development of the APBY 18′ Daysailer

January 24th, 2012|

The birth of an elegant 18' sloop with shoal draft, recounted by Tony Dias:

Arey's Pond Boat Yard is well known for the fine Catboats they produce. Tony Davis and I have wanted to work together for some time, and when this opportunity to build a sloop to fit in their line arose I jumped at the chance. Cape Cod is reknowned for its Cats, but there has also been a long tradition of handy, shoal sloops dating back at least a century. The Kingston Lobster Boat in Chappele's American Small Sailing Craft while Cat Ketch rigged, is pretty close to being an ancestral working prototype.

September 2011

19th APBY Cat Gathering (2011)

September 29th, 2011|

The 19th Annual Arey's Pond Boat Yard Catboat Gathering:

Thanks to all the participants and Committee Boat Crew for making the 2011 Gathering a success. Mark your calendars for the 20th Annual Event on August 18, 2012. We are hoping to have 120 catboats sailing at one time and an aerial photo to prove it and have it entered in the Guinness Book of World Records. There will be two races, one Friday the other on Saturday. Sunday will be a rain day. If you place in the top three in both races a half model will be made of your boat. Spread the word lets make it the biggest event in our history!

July 2011

Custom-built 14′ Cat in Wood

July 10th, 2011|

Ultra Custom 14-foot Traditional Cats in Wood:

The Arey's Pond Wooden 14's Sail Like No Others!
This is our 3rd Custom Wooden Cat!