engineered designs combining diligent attention to detail with functional
innovation make our boats durable, lightweight and a simple pleasure
Bay has developed a menu of custom engineered resins formulated
to the specific needs of every component to provide the optimum
strength and performance.
Impact Marine Composite (HIMC) hulls use a specially formulated
resin for maximum impact resistance and toughness, with an easy
to clean, non-adhesive surface. The lapstrake hull design provides
a structural framework for tremendous strength and rigidity.
Walker Bay boats are manufactured with custom resins that are UV
protected for many years of use.
Bay has selected high-pressure injection molding as the optimum
manufacturing process for a quality small boat due to the precision
and quality of finish unattainable using other methods.
and easy to use. Durable and maintenance free.
design backed by practical experience. Paolo Rista, Walker Bay's
head designer, combines talents as an international boat designer
and artist with the hands-on knowledge and expertise of a high performance
sailer. His own boat, the Open 750, is an inspiration of leading
edge design and technology and is a top competitor in the European
Bay's original series offers a fun, practical boat that is lightweight,
easy to handle, expertly engineered and requires no maintenance
other than simple cleaning. With a virtually indestructible HIMC
hull, Walker Bay boats are perfect for boating with family, a day
of fishing or running a summer camp.
only 71 pounds the Walker Bay 8 is easy for one person to handle
in and out of the water. The Walker Bay 10 offers more comfort,
space and stability and, weighing only 126 pounds... it's easy for
a couple to carry.
Bay boats are built to provide year of effortless rowing, motoring
Bay's Rigid Inflatable dinghy (RID) combines the best features of
a reliable hard-shell dinghy with the stability and utility of an
inflatable. The Variable Profile Design (VPD) tube, unique to Walker
Bay, engages with the water only when required. This design allows
the sleek bow to gratefully cut though the water under moderate
conditions while providing exceptional lateral stability when required.
Classic combines traditional maritime styling with the practicality
and durability found in all Walker Bay products. Outfitted with
beautiful teak floors, fore and aft, polished oarlocks and deluxe
Hydro Curve oars, the Classic provides elegance without the maintenance
and upkeep required in comparable boats.
Walker Bay boats convert quickly and easily into a delightful sailing
dinghy by using our straightfoward sail kits. Designed to be rigged
and on the water in just minutes, the sailing kits come complete
with all lines, hardware and quality components required to harness
Inspired by the leading edge in international sailboat design, our
boats have an efficient hull that glides along in light breezes
and out moderate sail plan provides control for heavier winds. Whether
you are a novice or world champion, you will love the ease of sailing
with a Walker Bay Sail Kit.