Macatawa Bay Boat Works - Classic Trail
Custom Inboard Trailers

Protect your investment in your vintage inboard boat with a new, custom built inboard trailer by Macatawa Bay Boat Works.

Our trailers are truly custom built from scratch around the specific dimensions of your particular boat.

Our trailers make launching and retrieving your boat safer and easier as well as towing the boat down the road a breeze!  Our trailer feature the following


  • Tall winch post and a large, carpeted "V" block to aid in loading your boat and protecting varnished surfaces from damage

  • sealed LED Lighting throughout

  • full steel steps areas with diamond plate

  • heavy duty propeller cage to protect your propeller, rudder and underwater running gear

  • convenient grease fittings on the axle spindle that completely greases all bearings and purges any moisture for the hub assembly with a few pumps from a grease gun

  • spare tire and welded tire mount - standard

  • hydraulic surge disc brakes

  • 7-pin round electrical wiring connector as standard

  • tongue jack with wheel that swings up storage (for models less than 7,500# GVWR

  • attractive steel power coated wheels in pewter color (option upgrade to aluminum and chrome wheels available at extra cost)

  • Custom Paint colors available

  • sizes from 16' to 36' - GVWR from 3,000# to 18,000#


1948 Chris Craft 22' Sportsman on tandem axle

1932 Chris Craft 18' single axle

1946 Chris Craft 20' Custom on a tandem axle

1960 Riva Ariston 21.5' on a tandem axle

1959 Chris Craft Sea Skiff 30' Open twin engine on a triple axle with chrome wheels and a GVWR of 12,900#

1957 Chris Craft 30' Constellation twin engine on a triple axle with aluminum wheels

1956 Chris Craft 28' Semi Enclosed twin engine on a triple axle with chrome wheels
1988 Riva Aquarama Special twin engine on a triple axle trailer  
Century Reporter 17' single axle with standard wheels  
Steel diamond plate steps  
fully sealed LED taillight/brake light and aft side marker light  

fully sealed LED forward side marker light

Tongue Jack with wheel (on trailers up to 7,500# GVWR)

Single axle propeller cage

Standard steel powder coated rim (no additional cost)

Optional Chrome Rim
Optional Aluminum Rim
Optional swing away tongue (on trailers up to 7,500# GVW)
Optional locking Tool Box on steel frame mount

Optional forward "Mini" step areas  


Additional information about our trailers:

Each trailer is custom built around the exacts dimensions and specifications of your boat.  You may bring the boat to us for measurement and final fit.  We can also build a trailer for you based the measurements you provide.  In some cases we may have measurements on file for your particular boat. Our trailers are custom built with adjustable bunks that allow for a perfect fit once the boat and trailer are together.

  • Four Carpeted Adjustable Bunks with black marine carpet

  • LED waterproof lighting throughout

  • full steel step areas (slightly forward and full aft of fenders)

  • Tongue Jack with dolly wheel

  • Black trailer Color (2 coats each urethane primer and urethane topcoat)

  • Silver Pin-stripe Color 

  • Safety Cables (instead of chains)

  • Center Rollers for keelson guide and support
  • Inboard package (includes prop cage, dove tail, custom MBBW bow stop with winch & carpeted V-Blocks)
  • Standard Spring Axles
  • 3-year structural warranty
  • Marine-grade pressure treated wood used for bunks
  • Marine-grade carpet in black
  • All trailers are custom built for you. A 50% deposit is required at time of order, the balance is due at the completion of the trailer.
  • *** please note: during the current supply chain difficulties, build times may vary.  Please call for current turnaround times ***

Macatawa Bay Boat Works
297 S. Maple Street  Saugatuck, MI 49453

Phone:  (269) 857-4556  Fax: (269) 857-4218

Toll Free: 1-877-636-MBBW (6229)


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Macatawa Bay Boat Works
Saugatuck, Michigan