16' Great Pelican
Kits and parts


 The Great Pelican

Classic Micro Cruiser

When Capt. Short expanded his original design the Great Pelican became one of the most enduring, safe and seaworthy micro cruisers ever. 

The Great Pelican's shallow draft and trail-ability will expand your horizons and extend your cruising possibilities, whether you're sizing up or down.

 With nearly 50 years of cruising and even ocean crossings to her credit the GP is the boat of your future, and the future is now.


Great Pelican dimensions:

 Length overall:            16'

Beam:                             8'

Draft:     4' (board down)

Sail area:          187 sq. ft.

Weight:                950 lbs.


Great Pelican Kits and Parts

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