Burger Boat holds Great Lakes rendezvous

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Burger Boat Co. held its first Great Lakes gathering July 22-24 at Bay Harbor Resort in Bay Harbor, Mich., for yacht owners, guests, captains and crew.


Yachts that ranged from a 1937 36-foot Burger to a 2003 127-foot Tri-Deck Burger cruised to Bay Harbor for the three-day gathering.

Owners and their guests had an opportunity to meet Burger’s staff and join other attendees at events that included a dinner with a bonfire on the shores of Little Traverse Bay, a private luncheon in Harbor Springs, a Saturday evening yacht hop and an owners and captain’s roundtable.

Burger Boat designs and builds custom yachts, in aluminum and/or steel, as large as 200 feet.


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