Captain Brian and his crew are making a limited offer to experience life aboard a long range cruising trawler. This is a unique opportunity to participate in life at sea and SE Asia aboard the M/V Furthur.

We will only take one couple at a time so you will be as close to cruising your own boat as possible. You will take part in planning, navigating, mechanical maintenance and being at the helm. Capt. Brian will instruct you in all the facets of long range power boating: Electronic and paper chart navigation, anchoring, night passages, planning, and life at sea.

You will enjoy the wonders of Thailand or Indonesia two of the most exotic and spectacular places on earth. Meet locals, learn the culture, visit remote villages, see sacred temples and enjoy premier cruising grounds.

For those that really wanting long range experience, we are offering the legs from Thailand to Indonesia. Long passages, night passages, border crossings, mile building adventure this will be an excellent opportunity to sample the cruising lifestyle.

Thailand and Indonesia are well known for their amazing scuba diving. We can tailor your Furthur Adventure to include diving for current, certified divers. Also we can offer a refresher for those who might need it. For non-divers we can arrange PADI Open Water Classes.

What you get: one week aboard Furthur, in the master suite. Meals will be prepared by the crew/chef. For divers we have gear and a compressor. Two kayaks, fishing gear, entertainment center and a dinghy are also for your use. You will receive daily instruction in all the aspects of long range cruising. We can tailor the instruction to your needs, just tell us.

Capt. Brian is a lifelong boater from the Pacific Northwest. He holds a USCG 100 ton Masters License, PADI Dive Masters Certificate, Emergency Responder with O2 certification. Capt Brian has been cruising the Pacific and SE Asia on Furthur since 2009 with over 25,000 miles at sea and 17 countries.

Furthur is a 2005 Selene 48 Ocean Trawler. She is fully equipped with state of the art electronics and safety gear along with a full entertainment system and many toys. 

The cost for this rare window into the long range trawler lifestyle is $8,000 per couple per week. All meals on board are included. Alcohol, shoreside dining and activities, ground transportation and airfare are not included. We will offer two, one week openings in Thailand in February, two one week openings in transit and two more later in Indonesia. Please let us know if you are interested. This is a great start to turning your dream into your story.