Originally Posted by irmedic
My sailing buddy has logged many years in the Bahamas on both our 1978 Hunter 25' and 30' with a comfortable trip each time. Both have shoal keels so they can get into tighter places.
Hunter 30SD seems like a pretty solid design and I would put it on my list. A Hunter 25 in good shape would probably work as well. Hunter has a bit of bad reputation when it comes to quality. Is that your observation too? As much as we can be objective when it comes to the boats we own...