Quality is no coincidence

The Dougherty family has spent a lifetime designing, building, running, and enjoying unsinkable offshore boats.

We know the potential of extreme conditions you may encounter on the open ocean. That’s why we create boats of the highest possible quality, and we employ a team of craftsmen and women who consider their profession an art. Everglades bears a global reputation for extreme innovation and unsurpassed safety. Committing to intelligent design and quality allows Everglades to continue to lead the way.

Everglades Boats is an industry leader in premium offshore fishing boats, Founded in 1997 by boating industry legend. Robert J. (Bob) Dougherty, Everglades revolutionized the boat-building industry with the invention of RAMCAP for one-piece, unsinkable hulls. Respected for its renowned hull ride. Everglades builds center console’s, dual console’s, and bay boats, ranging from 23-45 feet that make a statement about the status and savvy of their owner. Everglades has received numerous industry awards
and achieved an unparalleled reputation for superior safety, performance, and quality.


Count on Sailfish to get you home safely, every time. With more than 30 years of design and engineering expertise, sailfish combines time-tested boat building techniques with the latest in marine technology to deliver a simply superior product. The secret to our boat’ lasting durability lies in our Sailtech Construction method, while our exclusive VDS hull design delivers unsurpassed ride quality. Medium to higher gun-wakes provide a feeling of security and safety.

Our exclusive Variable Degree Stepped (VDS) hull provides the smoothest, driest ride of any fishing boat on the market. This unique design features three distinct running surfaces: The first with a deep dead rise that cuts through the water, and two others
that provide lift and stability. Enjoy triple the performance benefits of a typical V-hull.

World Cat

Over 80,000 customers across the globe can be found enjoying our catamarans. They’ve chosen our boats because World Cat delivers a smoother, more stable, more enjoyable experience from entertaining at the dock to navigating the deepest waters.

The origin of World Cat can be traced back over a quarter of a century to the beginning of our Glacier Bay Edition boats in America’s Pacific Northwest. Today, World Cat is the largest maker of power catamarans in the world. Located in Tarboro, North Carolina, our boats are precision crafted in a state-of-the-art
140,000 square foot facility.

While we build an array of boats in different sizes and configurations, each is a reflection of our mission to deliver the smoothest ride on water – making boating more enjoyable and giving boaters the comfort and confidence to cruise, fish, dive, and explore the water world around them. From the South Pacific to Siberia, World Cats have safely carried thousands of boaters over tens of thousands of miles. Shouldn’t
you share in that experience.

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