You might remember the Aleutian Ballad from Season 2 of Deadliest Catch. She was damaged by a rogue wave that damaged her pretty bad. We are proud to have done the refit that has given her new life and turned her into a crab tour boat.
Aleutian Ballad, a House Aft boat with a capacity of 120 pots, made its last hurrah in the 2006 king crab season. Aleutian Ballad was transformed into a chartering vessel, so the owners were excited about the publicity the boat would receive from Deadliest Catch before she was retired as a fishing boat.The Aleutian Balled is 100 feet long.
–Courtesy of www.DeadliestCatchFanWiki.com
- Year of Retrofit: 2006-2007
- Hull Construction: Steel
- Engine: Diesel
- Length: 96.8′
- Breadth: 26.0′
- Depth: 8.0′
- Gross Tonnage: 92
- Net Tonnage: 63
If you’re interested in seeing the F/V Aleutian Ballad in her current incarnation please visit their website: www.AlaskaCrabTour.com