Nordic Tugs

32 Pilothouse

$235,000 CAD

Vancouver, BC

Sale Pending
  Grand Yachts in Vancouver, BC is proud to present “Summer Isle” a simply wonderful example of a Nordic Tug 32.  With the traditional raised pilothouse design, exceptional sea keeping abilities, superb quality and craftsmanship, Nordic Tugs are indeed well equipped vessels for cruising in our Pacific Northwest waters or to whatever distant ports your travels take you.   Well maintained and lovingly cared for by knowledgeable yachtsmen the owners purchased the boat new and have cruised extensively in our local waters, along with five years cruising in the Mediterranean and on many of the great rivers of Europe.  Some of “Summer Isle’s” options and features include a generator, inverter, bow thruster, diesel furnace, propane stove and oven, fridge, freezer, tender and outboard, plus much more.  Virtually through the current photos and detailed specifications provided here, we invite you to view this yacht in detail. If you would like to make an appointment for an in person viewing of “Summer Isle”, currently located in West Vancouver please call.  
Location Vancouver, BC
Condition Used
Category Pilothouse
Overall Length 34' 2"
Year 2001
Hull Material Fiberglass
Hull Beam 11'
Fuel Capacity 200 gallons
Engine Power 220 HP
Cabin Headroom 6' 4"
Displacement 16,000 pounds

Engine 1

Make & Model Cummins 6BT5.9M
Type Inboard
Fuel diesel
Year 2000
Power 220 horsepower
Hours 1607
Propeller Type 4 Blade, Bronze
Transmission Direct

The salon is accessed from the cockpit via a hinged door and hatch, permitting easy access into this cozy living space. Natural light abounds with large windows on all sides plus an opening aft window in the galley. The layout is welcoming and comfortable with an L-shaped settee that converts to a berth, and a hi-low table, all to starboard.

  • Aluminum framed entry door with fixed window
  • Privacy screen / sunshade for entry door
  • Hinged fibreglass hatch with gas shock struts
  • Teak steps down with built-in storage
  • Hanging locker to starboard at companionway 
  • Ardic furnace control and thermostat
  • Teak grab rails at entry door plus overhead teak rail
  • L-shaped settee, converts to a double berth, with updated upholstery 
  • Storage under settee 
  • Hi-Low teak trimmed dining table
  • Storage cabinets
  • Magazine and book rack
  • Ventian blinds for all side and aft windows
  • Valances over all windows 
  • Beige vinyl headliner with teak trim strips
  • Carpeted flooring - Charcoal
  • Overhead lighting
  • Stereo speakers 
  • Access panel in floor to shaft seal and shaft brushes 

The well equipped galley is located across the aft and port side of the main salon, with abundant storage and many features including:

  • Under counter side by side Nova Cool fridge and separate freezer
  • Force 10 propane 2 burner stove with oven
  • Pre Tell vapour detector
  • Single stainless steel sink with single lever hot and cold faucet
  • Overhead corner storage cabinet above sink
  • L- shaped Formica-topped counter along portside
  • Extensive storage cabinets & drawers below counters 
  • Teak cabinet doors, drawers and trim throughout
Pilothouse and Helm

Forward and up three steps from the salon is the pilothouse with helm station and bench seating.  Impressive 360 degree visibility with large windows and sliding doors on both sides providing access to the outside decks.

  • Helm station with navigation electronics and engine instrumentation
  • Switches for wipers, lights, bilge pumps, and various ships systems
  • Bow thruster and windlass controls
  • AC and DC breaker panels
  • Double bench helm seating extends six feet from starboard side
  • Single companion seating port side
  • Fold out stainless steel footrests
  • Magazine / book / chart racks on front of seating
  • Port and starboard sliding doors
  • Large windows both sides and smaller opening windows aft 
  • Privacy screens / sunshades for all pilothouse windows 
  • Storage built into both teak entry steps at side doors, and three companionway stairs to accommodations
  • Overhead teak console houses VHF radios, navigation equipment and stereo 
  • Kenwood CD / stereo
  • Clock and barometer
  • Defroster fans in front of overhead console 
  • Formica-topped, helm counter / chart table 
  • Teak Helm wheel 
  • Fibreglass helm console is hinged for service access
  • Overhead lights with day and night bulbs
  • Teak wall panels and teak trim throughout 
  • Overhead teak handrails
  • Kenwood AM/FM/CD stereo - speakers in PH & salon 
  • Storage cabinet in forward companionway
Electronics and Navigation

Summer Isle is well-equipped for extended cruising with the following electronics and navigation equipment: 

  • Raytheon Pathfinder R70 radar
  • Raytheon ST60 depth sounder
  • Raytheon ST7000+ autopilot with wired remote
  • Raymarine e85001 interface box
  • Standard Horizon CP500 GPS chart plotter
  • Standard Horizon Spectrum VHF radio
  • Furuno NavTex-300 weather radio
  • Ritchie 5” compass 
Accommodation Cabin

Down the forward companionway from the pilothouse is the accommodation cabin.  With a comfortable double berth along the starboard side and bench seating and hanging locker to port.

  • Double berth, with drawers and storage underneath
  • Storage cabinets
  • Hanging locker
  • Upholstered bench seating
  • Overhead opening hatch with screen
  • Opening portlight
  • Reading lights
  • Carpeted floor, vinyl covered walls and ceiling, teak trim 
  • Chain locker access 
Head and Ensuite

The spacious head and shower is accessed from the forward cabin at the starboard side of the companionway.

  • Vanity with stainless steel sink & hot & cold water
  • Formica counters with teak trim
  • Separate shower stall, with molded seat
  • Vacuflush head
  • Tank watch monitor system 
  • Storage cabinet
  • Opening portlights 
  • Mirror and towel rack 
  • 110 volt GFCI outlet 
Hull and Deck
  • Ivory gelcoat hull and decks with black accent and trim
  • Stainless steel bow rails and cockpit rails
  • Stainless steel mooring cleats and deck hardware
  • Simpson Lawrence 900 12 Volt vertical anchor windlass, with dual station controls
  • Stainless steel bow roller and Samson post
  • 15 kg. Rocna anchor with 200’ chain
  • 15 kg. Bruce spare anchor and rode
  • Pressurized sea water wash down for anchor
  • Stainless steel rails surround the upper deck
  • Stainless steel ladder to upper deck 
  • Transom step through gate for boarding
  • Moulded FRP swim platform
  • Boarding ladder
  • Lazarette storage
  • Vented storage locker in cockpit with propane tanks
  • Canvas cockpit bimini on stainless frames
  • Force 4 ridged hull inflatable
  • 8 hp  Nissan outboard
  • Stainless steel outboard lifting davit
  • Stern tie shoreline reel
  • Canadian Coast Guard Safety equipment
  • Assorted fenders and dock lines
Engines and Mechanical

Access to the engine room and mechanical space, housing the engine, transmission,  generator, batteries, etc. is provided via two large lift out panels in the pilothouse floor.  Mechanical features include:

  • Cummins 6BT5.9M turbo charged diesel engine - 220 hp. - 1,607 hours 
  • Twin Disc MG5050 transmission
  • 1.75" stainless steel shaft with PSS dripless shaft seal, and shaft brush
  • 4 blade bronze propeller
  • Morse single cable engine control
  • Sea Star hydraulic steering
  • Racor Duplex 75/500MAX primary fuel filters with gauges
  • Groco engine flush bilge pump port
  • Sleipner Sidepower 7” 12V bow thruster - 4hp
  • Buss heater (off engine) in forward cabin
  • Ardic 432DL forced air diesel furnace (6,000-12,000 BTU)
  • Quick 25L hot water tank, heated by engine & 110 volt
  • Precision Temp propane fired instant hot water system
  • Hot and cold pressure water system
  • Holding tank with deck pump out and macerator pump
  • Tank Tender with gauge for fuel and water level
  • 2 x Rule 2000 GPH 12V bilge pumps 
  • Extensive spare parts, pumps, impellers, valves, seals, zincs, fluids, etc.
  • Maintenance logs and owners manuals


Electrical System

Summer Isle has a robust and well equipped electrical system that is well suited to "off the grid" independent cruising, near or far.

  • 30 amp shoreline with 50' cable
  • Charles 3.8 KVA Isolation Transformer
  • StatPower True Charge 40+ 12V charger
  • Heart Freedom 20 inverter with remote panel
  • Xantrex Link 20 battery monitor
  • Xpower 175 plus portable inverter
  • High output alternator with Ample Power remote smart regulator
  • 110 volt and 12 volt electrical panels at helm station
  • AC voltmeters and DC voltmeters included
  • House / Inverter bank includes 4 each 6 Volt deep cycle - new 2015
  • House / Inverter bank located in 2 battery boxes in engine room
  • Start Battery: 4D 12VDC - new 2015
  • Generator start battery: Optima Yellow Top
  • DC outlets at helm 
  • Mase IS 4 KW generator in sound shield with remote panel - 260 hrs

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.


All personal property is excluded unless specifically identified and included in the sale agreement and listing specifications. Personal property refers to all items not permanently attached to the vessel including but not limited to: artwork, furnishings, and recreational or entertainment items. Advertisements, marketing materials, and/or other photography may depict the vessel with personal property, however, such personal property is excluded unless otherwise specifically included as provided herein.

Artwork in salon is not included.

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Disclaimer: 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 investigatge such details as the buyer desires validated. Price, if shown, may not include applicable state or government fees, taxes, destination charges, preparation charges, or finance charges (if applicable). Final actual sales price may vary depending on options or accessories selected. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, manufacturer revision, or withdrawal without notice.

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