Island Packet 485

The Island Packet 485 provides enormous living space, enough storage to hold gear for a circumnavigation, enough sail to speed you comfortably to your destination and the convenience of managing it all from the cockpit. From the broad anchor platform to the spacious stern boarding area, the 485’s deck abounds with features you will appreciate.

The large aft deck is perfect for sunbathing, impromptu dining and is also large enough to accommodate up to a 10’ dinghy, which can be easily hoisted aboard with a clever optional boom extension system. Storage bins on either side of the aft deck hold LPG bottles and miscellaneous gear. A larger central hatch opens to a ladder leading into a huge storage lazarette. Uncluttered side decks, a recessed foredeck and plentiful cabin top handrails provide security on deck.

LOA 52'2" Cabins/Berths 4/9
LWL 43'2" Ballast 16,000 lbs
Beam 15'4" Displacement 44,150 lbs
Sail Area 1,234 sq ft Draft 5'3"
Diesel 110 hp Headroom 6'5"
Water Capacity 300 gal Mast Above 63'6"
Holding Capacity 60 gal STIX (Stability Index) 66