UNDER CONTRACT – 1992 Catalina 30


Name: Esperanza II
Fuel: Diesel
Year: 1992
Cond: Used
Name: Esperanza II
Length: 30
Boat Type: Sail
Engine: M25
Make: Universal
Condition: Used
Hull Material: Fiberglass

VERY nice condition on this ever popular 300 Catalina TR. ONE OWNER and always freshwater here in Lake Michigan. One of the most produced boats in history, the 30 Catalina offers great interior volume for weekend cruising, and wonderful sea keeping ability and performance to get you noticed in the weeknight racing league.  This one has been equipped with AC/heat unit, screened companionway with blackout curtains as well as many other comfortable accommodations. New jib 2023 flown only once at the end of 2023 season. Incredible maintenance regime down to the bilges- very clean with no odor or grime buildup.

Main Deck

  • Anchor with chain and line
  • Anchor roller on spirit
  • Anchor locker
  • Non-skid walking surfaces
  • Integrated fiberglass toe rail
  • Stainless steel lifeline stanchions with wide gates
  • Bimini top with dodger, connector piece, full enclosure with black-out canvas for front panels
  • Canvas helm cover
  • Walk-through transom
  • Horseshoe buoy
  • Stainless steel pushpit and pulpit
  • Lazerettes in cockpit
  • Propane locker
  • Boat Hook
  • Fenders and lines
  • Teak folding cockpit table
  • Cupholders on pedestal
  • Manual bilge pump in cockpit
  • Companionway screen kit

Sails & Rigging

  • Stainless Steel standing rigging
  • Aluminum main mast
  • Aluminum boom
  • Topping lift
  • Main halyard
  • Spinnaker Halyard
  • Jib Halyard
  • Running rigging
  • Mainsheet traveler
  • Winches
    Lewmar #7 Standard winch on stb coach roof
    Lewmar #16 ST on port coach roof
    Lewmar #40 ST port side in cockpit
    Lewmar #40 ST stb side in cockpit
  • 3 gang line clutches on port side
  • 3 gang line clutches on stb side
  • Genoa track with cars port and starboard
  • Lazy jacks with bag
  • Sails
    Main-2008 North Sails w/full length battens-singe reef and cunnignham
    Genoa-North Sails 155% furling. NP tour X1 Norlam
    Spinnaker-Cruising chute type with sock
  • Spinnaker pole
  • Harken Jib roller furler


  • Universal Model M25XP engine
  • Charging from alternator to engine
  • 2-house batteries
  • 1-starting battery
  • Mermaid Model M-6CHP-R 6500 BTU AC/Heat unit
  • Teel Model 1P808-A AC pump with filter
  • Bronze through hulls
  • Battery selector switch in electric panel
  • AC and DC Electrical circuit breaker panels
  • 30 Amp shorepower system with cord
  • Battery charger
  • Hot water heater
  • Foot pump for refrigerator draining
  • Sea water foot pump at sink
  • On demand freshwater pump
  • Jabsco manual head

Electronics & Navigation

  • Autohelm wind
  • Autohelm speed
  • Autohelm depth
  • Raymarine C80 Chartplotter
  • Danforth Compass
  • RAM VHF mic at helm
  • ICOM IC-502 VHF radio with mast head mount antenna


Additional Comments

  • Accommodations
    • Single Berths: 2
    • Double Berths: 2
    • Cabins: 2
    • Heads: 1
    • Large salon with couch to starboard
    • Convertible dinette to port
    • Galley with hot and cold pressurized water
    • Forward cabin sleeps 2
    • Aft cabin double berth
    • Dinette converts to double berth
    • Air conditioned with reverse cycle heat
  • Galley
    • Hot and Cold pressurized water
    • Sea water foot pump
    • Refrigerator foot pump for draining
    • Dual Stainless steel sinks
    • Microwave oven
    • Drawers
    • Hillerange two burner propane cooktop with oven
    • Paper towel holder


  • Engine Make: Universal
  • Engine Model: M25
  • Engine Year: 1992
  • Total Power: 23hp
  • Engine Type: Inboard
  • Drive Type: Direct Drive
  • Fuel Type: Diesel
  • Propeller Type: 3 Blade
  • Propeller Material: Bronze


  • Dimensions
    • Length Overall: 30ft
    • Max Draft: 5.25ft
    • Beam: 10.83ft
  • Weights
    • Dry Weight: 10,200Lb
  •  Tanks
    • Fresh Water Tank: 1 x ()
    • Fuel Tank: 1 x ()
    • Holding Tank: 1 x ()
The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

Contact Information

  • 847-336-5456
  • [email protected]
  • Monday – Friday: 9:00AM – 4:30PM
    Saturday: 9:00AM – 4:00PM Sunday: By Appointment