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Boating is a lifestyle choice.

Whether you are interested in cruising, racing, motoring, or a little of everything, we are here and ready to work with you to fulfill your dream. With over 20 years of helping people with all their yachting needs, from acquisition of their dream yacht, to equipping for a cruise or for highly competitive racing, and all of the details in between, we get the job done.
Located in the Driscoll Boat Yard on Shelter Island, in the "heart" of the marine community, Dorgan Yachts, Inc. is ideally situated to have all your needs efficiently met in one location, by an experienced team of yachting professionals.

Michael Dorgan, President of Dorgan Yachts, Inc, first sailed with his parents when he was 6 weeks old, and has been either on or around boats ever since. Most recent achievements include racing on the US Sailing team in the Olympic Star Class, Silver Medal and Bronze Medal in the E22 World Championships and Star World Championships, Worked on and assisting clients with yacht deliveries and cruises to Hawaii, Mexico, and the Pacific Northwest.

Living the lifestyle himself, Michael owns a power boat and a 40’ Beneteau racer/crusier, moored at the San Diego Yacht Club, which he races frequently. Michael, his wife and two children, also frequently cruise, taking annual trips to Catalina Island for Summer Vacation, Mexico or leisurely sunset cruises in San Diego bay.

In addition to being a licensed yacht broker, Michael is also a member of the San Diego Yacht Club serving on the Board of Directors for the last five years... He also is a member of the Southern California Marine Association, dedicated to the promotion and development of the recreational boating industry. Before Dorgan Yachts, Inc., Michael was a repeated “Top Gun”award winner while employed with Southwestern Yachts in San Diego, leading the dealership/brokerage to top “North American Beneteau Dealer of the Year”Award for sales and top “Beneteau Dealer of the Year” Award for customer service numerous times.

Who better to buy or sell a boat with than a fellow boat owner who has been in the business for years, with your best interest in mind?

We look forward to helping you with your boating needs.

Featured Boat
photo of 38' Caliber 38
38' Caliber 38
1990 US$ 99,500

Caliber 38. Loaded, ready to cruise-Sail.  Contact Listing Agent for details.

- Cruisair air conditioner/heater;

- Fischer Panda genset;

- 2010 12-volt electrical system: 2 deep-cycle house batteries (Lifeline 4D) and a deep-cycle starting battery (Lifeline GP27), Magnum inverter/charger, Next Step smart alternator-regulator, ProMariner galvanic isolator;

- Solid boom-vang, cruising spinnaker, upgraded and additional winches including an electric winch and top-of-the-line Tides Marine Track and Slide system for easy raising of the fully battened mainsail, jiffy reefing (2 reef points), lazy jacks, roller-furling genoa, 2 separate mainsail preventer systems, Max Prop;

- Electric anchor windlass, 2 anchors (33# Bruce, 35# Delta) deployed on the anchor platform (200' chain on primary Delta anchor and 300' of nylon rode with 50' of chain leader on secondary Bruce anchor), sea-water deck/anchor wash;

- Aft mounted "crane" for deploying the dingy's outboard from the stern rail (or recovering an unconscious crew member) and antenna tower for radar and TV/FM radio antennas and a spare VHF antenna for use as a radio backup antenna or AIS antenna (AIS not installed at this time);

- New sail cover, new dodger eisenglass and zippers, bimini, seat cushions, folding mahogany cockpit table, rail mounted propane grill;

- 2010 suite of interconnected instruments: Raymarine speed, depth, wind, auto pilot and C80 chartplotter (re-built) at the wheel, and a C90W with Raymarine radar input at the below-deck nav-station, which is also equipped with a 2011 completely interconnected laptop computer (with the CAPN navigation software and both WiFi and 3G internet connectivity), printer, 2012 Standard GX1150 VHF radio with DSC (MMSI = 338137988) and mast-top antenna;

- Upgraded (R-409a refrigerant) Gunert dual compartment refrigerator/freezer, microwave, SeaWatch antenna, power supply and FM separator for HD flat screen TV (with DVD) and CD player with AM/FM radio and MP3 input jack, brass clock and barometer, parafin lamps, removable porthole screens, three sea-berths (quarter berth plus two berths rigged with lee-cloths), forward and aft berths have fitted sheets and bedspreads with matching pillow shams;

- 460 MHz EPIRB (Beacon ID =ADCE0 14A84 41001), jack lines, stay/shroud cutter, thru-hull tapers w/ mallet, secondary VHF antenna mounted on tower, Lifesling, 2012 US Coast Guard safety inspection certificate;

Dorgan Yachts Inc

2500 Shelter Island Drive #IC
(Located in the Driscoll Boat Yard)
San Diego, CA 92106, United States

Tel (619) 786-2397
Fax (619)-245-4141
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