We here at Morris Yachts build each of our "Classic American Sailing Yachts" with impeccable craftsmanship, sky-high attention to detail, and a priceless, "Made-in Maine" that comes from the simple fact that all of our boats are hand-built, one at a time, by some of America' finest craftsmen and technicians. [...]
We invite you to take a moment to read our Year in Review Newsletter below, written by the crew members here at Morris Yachts! Enjoy!
A cherished nautical treasure receives a “second wind”.
When the new owners of “Menemsha” (Hull #1 of our Ocean 46 Heritage model) purchased her this summer, they had an extensive refit plan in mind in order to transform her into their own pride and joy. With the owner’s unusual expectations (he ran boatyards in the southern USA and [...]
Morris to integrate their MDI‐area yards for better efficiencies Bass Harbor, ME (June 17, 2013) ‐ Morris Yachts announced today that they are moving forward with a previously planned integration of their multiple Service Yards that are already within very close proximity to each other, in order to better provide [...]
I keep my sailboat on a fairly exposed bay in Down East Maine during the summer months. It does just fine on its mooring even when the prevailing southerly blows pretty hard, but it clearly wouldn’t if a hurricane marched up the coast to our little bay (an eventuality I [...]
If you have ever read Flying Magazine, likely you will recognize the form of this article’s title. Flying Magazine has had “I Learned About Flying from That” for about as long as I can remember. It is a regular feature that conveys a story about piloting technique, planning, weather or [...]
Press Release: The Annual Hospice Regatta of Maine Moves to Morris Yachts Waterfront in Northeast Harbor
NORTHEAST HARBOR, MAINE (February 26th 2013) – The 17th Annual Hospice Regatta of Maine, will be held on July 12th and 13th this year in a new location: Morris Yachts’ Service Yard in Northeast Harbor. Morris Yachts is donating their facilities and staff for the event and has already begun [...]
Bev and I sailed Maine for the first time 20 years ago and haven't missed a summer since. For the past six seasons, we have spent three months of summer living aboard September Song...