Built in 2006, SV Coastal Drifter is a Folkes 42 design with steel hull. Built by Doug Gilroyd on Vancouver Island. A sloop with furling headsail, she has a 6 ft draft.
She started out as a Steward, and now she's the Best Mate.
Have a water phobia? No fear! Coco will keep you company on the deck, cuz she's not fussy about a swim either.
could join us as a guest once we get underway.
A new SCUBA diver, Phil retired from the Royal Canadian Air Force as a Captain in August 2013. Now THE captain, he plans to sail the tropics with his crew of two: Best Mate & Man's Best Friend.
Never been in the ocean? Don't worry! SV Coastal Drifter works in fresh water as well as salt!