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The Hunter Association

Aims to provide a means of bringing Hunter owners together for fun sailing and social events and to share knowledge and experiences.

It is open to anyone who owns, sails or is interested in a British Hunter. There are also several Hunter single class organisations in existence (see Useful Links).  This Association is not intended to conflict at all with their aims, and we actively encourage owners of these boats to join their individual class association.  Owners of these classes are, of course, also welcome to join the Hunter Association, however, in the main, it is aimed at the rest.

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Boats for sale

Hunter Channel 31

Hunter Channel 31

2006 - Believed to be the last CH31 molded by Hunters at Rochford. Still under original, and enthusiastic, ownership. Many extras over a standard boat. An unrivalled opportunity to buy a modern, high quality, great performing twin keel boat that has been lovingly looked after
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Hunter Horizon 23 Twin Keel

Hunter Horizon 23 Twin Keel

chatham, UK
Hunter Horizon 23 twin keel in very good condition. We have owned her since 2015 and she has many recent upgrades, including new windows (2019). Anti-fouled and top-sides polished - she is ready to go! More details at
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1987 Hunter Horizon 26 for sale

1987 Hunter Horizon 26 for sale

Hunter Horizon 26 Mk II version Bilge keel family cruiser with a pleasing performance. Presented in good condition throughout. Hull epoxied from new with many updates over the years. Beta 10 inboard diesel 2003; full set of new sails 2008. Out-of-water survey March 2018.
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Hunter Horizon 273

Hunter Horizon 273

Falmouth England
1993. Nice example of this popular David Thomas designed boat, with a surprisingly spacious saloon. Beta 20 engine,prop shaft, folding prop, total Jabsco heads unit , some nav equipment: all new 2016/17. Full pdf brochure on request.
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Horizon 23 “Mimi”

Horizon 23 “Mimi”

6 Naverne Meadows, Woodbridge IP12 1HU, UK
Hunter Horizon 23 having had a major refit in 2015 with new sails, outboard engine, upholstery, windows, and lots more. Very clean and well equipped example.
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Other items for sale

Reasons to join

  • Gain access to forums with over 6000 questions, answers and suggestions
  • Search our growing library of documentation about Hunter boats. Send in your own documents to be added to the library
  • Get help or advice from the community regarding your boat
  • Receive our magazine, up to twice a year. Adventures, pictures, ideas, and more
  • Advertise your boat, or equipment, for sale, available to members and the general public
  • Join other members & sail together during Association events, or plan a cruise in company
  • Share your passion and knowledge by posting ideas and commenting on our forum
  • Contact other Hunter owners locally or further afield

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It is easy to forget that small boats can achieve these journeys when everything you read in the glossy magazines seems to suggest that 36 foot is "entry-level" and 41 foot is the minimum for offshore cruising!