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1988 Elco Picnic 30

Delray Beach, Fl, Florida


If you like to be seen... This is your boat. This classic turns heads! She is not just classic she has a soul rarely found in Yachts today and is also extremely functional and fuel efficient and well cared for. Her helm seat belonged to Ernest Hemingway.  She is designed and built in Canada after the classic Elco picnic 26.  Listed at $89,000 she is located in Delray Beach Florida.  Call Bill Hall 561-373-0695


COMPLETE MARINE is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by SYS Yacht Sales - Jupiter.

Basic Boat Info

Tax Status: Paid
Boat Name: Tern
Make: Elco
Model: Picnic 30
Year: 1988
Condition: Used
Category: Power
Designer: Elco
Construction: Fiberglass
Boat Hull ID: ZYESC032F288
Has Hull ID: Yes
Range: 998.88 mi


Length: 30 ft / 9.14 m
Length Overall: 30'7 ft / 9.32 m
Waterline Length: 30 ft / 9.14 m
Beam: 9'6 ft / 2.90 m
Range: 3'2 ft / 998.88 m
Max Draft: 2'4 ft / 0.71 m
Bridge Clearance: 12 ft / 3.66 m
Single Berths: 3
Cabins Count: 1

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Volvo
  • Model: D-2- 55
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Type: Inboard
Cruising Speed: 6 kn
Maximum Speed: 9 kn


Fuel Tanks: 2
Fuel Tank Capacity: 100 gal
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 50 gal
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity: 50 gal


Heads Count: 1
Drive Type: Direct
Stock Number: C1132
Boat Class: Antique and Classics, Cruisers

Head is an electric MSD Raritan and Y valve/waste holding system. Duel Skylights. Engine Volvo 4-cylinder, fresh water cooled, 55HP.  Blade is a four blade right turning bronze prop.  Dual Racor 500FG primary and MFG secondary filters Hours on Volvo is 960Hrs. +/- 1- group 27 12VDC engine starting with vaper proof switch 2-group 24, 12VDC house bank and 1-group 24, 12VDC genset

Coast Guard and Safety: 6-Life Jackets PDF type 2 1-Bell Two Fire Ext. First Aid Kit 1-Spot Light 1-Throwing Device Auto Fire Suppression System in engine space w/ override. 1-406 EPIRB Freon Horn High Water Alarm
Ground Tackle: 1- 35# Bruce anchor 35' x 3/8 chain 250' 5/8 nylon rode Manual bronze anchor windless with rope and chain gypsy 1-folding anchor with chain and rode
Inventory: 1-Floding Cockpit Table Ritchie Powerdamp binnacle compass ICOM M45 VHF Simrad AP 22 Autopilot Battery Charger Force 10 2 burner LPG stove 1-Aluminum LPG tank in ventilated locker Ice Box 12V S.S. Warer Heater Marineair AC Unit/heat with SMX control Dinghy Davit Honda 4sroke 2HP Gasoline outboard RCA TV and cassette and Speakers Ships Clock and Barometer Icom M405 VHF Radio 3-30 amp shore power cords Full Cockpit enclosure 1-100w Solar 1-GPS Chart Plotter

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.

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