Used Catalina 36 Sloop Sailboat For Sale 17 pictures

Boat Description

36 Catalina 85 Happy Time

An outstanding coastal cruiser with abundant storage and numerous creature comforts, this Catalina 36 is a nice clean boat with many upgrades. Her current owner has had a 3 year relationship with her, but its obvious that shes had an entire life of love. Her asking price represents an awesome value and you will look for a very long time to find a similar boat as clean and well maintained as HAPPY TIME.

Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:

Boat Name
Happy Time

Keel: Fin

Beam: 11 ft 11 in
LWL: 30 ft 3 in
Minimum Draft: 5 ft 10 in
Displacement: 13500 lbs
Ballast: 6000 lbs
Headroom: 6 ft 3 in

Total Power: 21 HP

Engine 1:
Engine Brand: Universal
Year Built: 1985
Engine Model: M25
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Power: 21 HP

Cruising Speed: 6 knots @ 220 RPM
Maximum Speed: 7 knots

Fresh Water Tanks: (68 Gallons)
Fuel Tanks: Aluminum (33 Gallons)
Holding Tanks: Plastic (15 Gallons)


The Catalina 36 is known for spacious accommodations and cruiser comfort below as well as ample space for six or seven in the large cockpit. Oiled teak interior with varnished teak and holly sole, four hatches, two opening ports and six fixed ports provide plenty of natural light. Starting forward is the V-berth cabin with large bed and filler. Below is generous storage in drawers and drop-face lockers, plus under V-berth is divided compartment for sails, etc.. Next aft is the enclosed head with manual water closet, vanity and sink with hot/cold pressurized water with separate shower space. Opposite the head is a four-drawer bureau with a locker with shelves. Continuing aft is the main salon with large U-shaped dinette to port and small dinette with fore and aft facing seats to starboard. The U-shaped dinette converts to a double berth and the starboard dinette converts to a single berth. Aft of the starboard settees is the forward-facing navigation station with flip-top chart table. The electrical distribution panel is located there. Further aft is the aft cabin with large double bunk and hanging lockers as well as bin storage. Opposite the navigation station is the U-shaped galley.


– Adler Barbour 12V, 110V refrigeration
– Gas Systems 2-burner stove/oven (CNG)
– 6-gal water heater
– 2-stainless steel sinks

Electronics and Navigation

– Auto Helm/Tri data wind speed
– Wind direction speed and distance logs
– Auto Helm ST4000 autopilot
– Ritchie 5 compass
– Ray Marine C80 GPS
– Ray Marine C80 chart plotter
– Ray Marine C80 radar
– Standard Horizon VHF radio
– TV with DVD, AM/FM radio with CD interior and exterior speakers


– Danforth 25# anchor with chain and rode
– Lemwar electric windlass with remote
– Main sail cover, head sail UV cover, winch cover, hand rail covers, pedestal cover
– Anchor light
– Running lights
– Spreader light
– Steaming light
– Bow pulpit, rails
– Lifelines, stanchions
– Dock lines
– Fenders
– Swim ladder
– Magma BBQ
– Outboard mount
– Windex
– Cockpit cushions


LOA 364

Date of last bottom paint 2010

Engine and Mechanical

– Emergency stop
– Engine alarm
– Raw water sea strainer
– Stove/engine fuel shut-off valves
– Cockpit engine controls
– CO2/manual engine fire extinguishing
– 1-manual, 1-electric bilge pumps
– Wheel steering
– Electric macerator, overboard discharge
– Plastic 15-gallon holding tank

Electrical System

– 12V DC 110V AC
– 4-6V batteries
– Battery parallel switch
– Battery monitor
– True Charge multi stage battery charger
– West Marine 7001 inverter/charger
– Shore power cord

Sails and Rigging

– Manual boom vang
– Wire standing rigging
– Aluminum mast keel-stepped
– Mainsheet traveler
– Roller furer: headsail


– Lewmar 15 ST-2-speed
– Lewmar 48 ST 2-speed


– Dacron main, 150% genoa, nylon spinnaker
– All lines led to cockpit


– Life jackets
– 3-fire extinguishers
– Emergency tiller
– Flares


All sellers personal effects on board are excluded from the sale of this vessel .


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.

Approximate boat location: San Diego, California



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