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Put particle board over it...

Two ideas... one) get some nice wood veneer and finish it off that way... or two) use a laminate veneer, similar to Formica to cover it. It really depends on what kind of boat you're on. If the boat is a newer one, with less wood, and you like the idea of lower maintenance, then the second way is probably better. If you have an older boat with a more traditional interior, then go with the wood veneer.

Either way, you'll get a light, fairly low maintenance, good looking solution.
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Or take a decorative painting class, and apply a faux-wood-grain paint finish over whatever is there now?

One heads-up, "Kleen Strip" cover-up stuff is not the same as the "Klean-Strip" solvent spray, confusing the two could either leave you with a puddle of skin around your ankles, or a batch of glue that wasn't coming unstuck.
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