New boats & used boats for sale - search our large selection of boats from around the world

1984 Catalina Yachts 38 Sparkman Stevens

$39,900 USD

  • $39,900 USD
  • Active
  • Used
  • Cruiser Racer Sailboats
  • 1984
  • Catalina Yachts
  • 38 Sparkman Stevens
  • Bay City, Michigan, US
  • Sail
  • 38ft / 11.58 m
  • 11ft 9in / 3.58 m
  • Universal
  • 3 Cycle
  • Inboard
  • Diesel
  • Fiberglass
  • 2015-12-22
  • 2016-01-04
  • 1948944

Freshwater 1984 Catalina 38 Sparkman-Stevens

Fully equipped Catalina 38 with fresh barrier coat and VC17 bottom!  One of less than 400 of these wonderful hulls.  She is ready to take her new owner on an extended cruise, or to club races with confidence.  With upgraded electronics, a solid sail inventory, and outstanding equipment, this boat will perform.  The design's distinctive tumblehome hull is beautiful, strong, and stable. This Freshwater Boat is located in Michigan. File #14591407D

Salon & Galley

  •  Spacious salon below decks. Settee to starboard and convertable dinette to port. Lee
    cloths for starboard settee. Spacious hanging locker with shelving, spaces and
    cabinets throughout salon and berthing areas. Starboard and 1 port portlight
    recaulked (2010)
  • Head and double v-berth forward. Aft quarterberth. All settee and berth cushions
    replaced with memory foam and reupholstered with removable zippered covers, blue/
    faux leather on backside (2005, stowed off boat for winter).
  • Nav Station with C120 Raymarine chartplotter and VHF radio, ample area to stow charts and equipment. (Chartplotter stowed off boat for winter)
  • Galley area to port, stainless double sink, deep chest style refrigerator with
    circulation fan, microwave and propane stove.


  • C120 Raymarine Chartplotter GPS
  • Raymarine Autopilot ST4000 with remote port helm
  • VHF at nav station (linked to independent GPS transponder)
  • Signet knot/logmeter and depth displayed at starboard helm own transducer
  • Compass at helm
  • Analog KVH display of apparent wind port helm with keypad below.
  • 4 KVH displays across companionway able to display apparent wind speed, apparent wind angle, true wind speed, true wind angle, racing timer, speed, depth, own transducer
  • All manuals on board for electronics
  • Electronics removed and stowed off site for winter


  • 2 50' shore power cords
  • Radio and ipod charger hookup
  • Solar powered vent in main cabin
  • Cell amplifier and antenna
  • 4 batteries with inverter
  • Battery charger

Deck & Rigging

  • Hydraulic backstay (rebuilt 2008)
  • Upgraded straight Harken Traveler
  • 11 winches total, including 2 30's upgraded to size 40's and 1 self tailer aft.
  • Ground tackle
  • Stanchions all rebedded (2010)
  • 3 blade feathering prop


  • T900 lines used for halyards
  • Dutchman system for full battened main with mainsail cover (Dutchman lines
    replaced 2010)/ very good shape per owner
  • Furling Norlam headsail 155%/ excellent shape per owner
  • Storm Jib /bought used good shape never used by owner
  • 110% Dacron Jib with luff no hanks/ good shape per owner
  • Spare battened main original, used about 10 seasons/ good shape
  • 2 spinnakers (3/4 oz & 1.5 oz) /good shape and like new per owner
  • Sail bags for all sails
  • Sails stowed off boat for winter

Other Equipment & Extras

  • Sunbrella Bimini & Dodger enclosure with screens
  • New white closed cell cockpit cushions with blue border (2010)
  • Stainless hooks and bungee system for shelves (see photo)
  • Winch handles and blocks, (see photo)
  • 2 blade spare folding prop
  • Spinnaker pole
  • Whisker pole
  • Emergency tilller
  • Stick-vang offshore preventor
  • Modified mast collar at mast base

Additional Information

  • All lines led aft for ease of single/short handing
  • Placed 1st in class Mackinaw a few years ago, 8th overall


The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

For Sale By Fresh Water Boats

9384 Bay City Forestville Rd.
Fairgrove, Michigan, 48733
United States