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2017 Ranger Tugs R23


GYS Listing

Kemah, Texas, United States
  • 1 Staterooms
  • 1 Heads
  • 1 Engines

2017 Ranger Tugs R23

This is your opportunity to become the next owner of this low hour 2017 Ranger Tugs R 23. Powered by a Volvo-penta D3 motor, this R23 delivers impressive performance and excellent fuel efficiency, making it a joy to operate. The cabin of the R23 is well-designed and thoughtfully laid out, offering comfortable accommodations for overnight stays or extended cruising. It includes a V-berth, a compact galley, and a private head with a shower, ensuring convenience and comfort during longer trips. Call today to get more information on this rare opportunity. Tender and trailer included in sale.

  • Last updated Apr 17th, 2024


Quick Specs

Country: United States
Category: Tug
Model: R23
Model Year: 2017


Cabins: 1
Heads: 1
Sleeps: 2

Hull Information

Hull Material: Fiberglass


Length: 23 ' (7.01M)
Beam: 8' 6" (2M)


Fuel Capacity: 80 G. 302 L.
Water Capacity: 22 G. 83 L.
Holding Tank: 11 G. 41 L.


Engine 1

Engine Make: Volvo Penta
Engine Model: D3
Engine Year: 2017
Engine Type: Inboard
Power HP: 170
Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Hours: 165
Engine Location: Middle



  • 170 hp Volvo-Penta D3
  • Electric trim tabs
  • Bow Thruster
  • Trailerable - 8’6” beam

Accommodations and Interior Comfort

  • Atrium skylights
  • Cabin drink holders, 4
  • Curtains for privacy
  • Dinette (seats 4) converts to bed
  • Hatches, pilothouse roof, solar reflective, 4
  • Hatches, stateroom, 2
  • Indirect cabin lighting
  • Kicker stereo system (multi-zone)
  • LED lighting
  • Marine toilet w/ holding tank, pump out
  • Midship berth
  • Opening portlights, 2
  • Private forward stateroom
  • Shower with enclosure
  • Storage under mattress

Deck Features

  • Anchor package, 11 lb, 50’ chain, 150’ line
  • EVA foam traction decking
  • Folding stainless steel mast for trailering
  • Forward line storage
  • Rod holders, 2
  • Sport racks, stainless steel
  • Swimming ladder, stainless steel
  • Swim Step
  • Windlass, bow and helm controls


  • Cockpit cover, soft-top
  • Cockpit drink holders, 2
  • Cockpit seating, 5+
  • Opening glass bulkhead w/ reversible seat
  • Transom entry door for boarding


  • Color engine display
  • Digital fuel flow data
  • Electronic shift and throttle control, single-lever
  • Garmin 943xsv navigation system w/ GPS and sonar
  • Garmin Radar
  • Front Vu Ponopix (Sonar that reads depth and terrain 300ft in front of the boat)
  • Helm drink holders, 2
  • Helm seat, bolstered
  • USB charging ports
  • Windshield wipers, 2


  • Cutting board
  • Galley cabinets, 2
  • Galley drawers, 1
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator/freezer
  • Sink with hot and cold water, with pull-out rinse faucet
  • Stovetop, electric/alcohol

Mechanical and Electrical

  • AC electrical panel
  • Batteries
  • Battery charger
  • DC electrical panel
  • Galvanic isolator
  • Inverter
  • Shore power cord(s)


  • Carbon monoxide detectors
  • Courtesy lights
  • Electric horn
  • Illuminated compass
  • Integrated trailer lights
  • Navigation lights
  • Swim platform rails
  • VHF radio, DSC capable
  • Window defrosters


  • Bonded electrical system
  • Foam-filled fiberglass stringer grid system
  • Premium hull color, Midnight Blue
  • Seawater strainer(s)
  • Self-bailing cockpit
  • Stainless steel cleats, rails, hardware
  • Vinylester barrier coat

Options (visit Build-A-Boat for current pricing)

  • Solar panel, 175w with controller
  • Autopilot, Garmin w/ remote
  • Aft cockpit sun shade with sunset shade
  • Phifertex window covers in lieu of sunbrella
  • Aux./Kicker motor bracket
  • Auxiliary Motor Package: 9.9, electric steering with wireless remote
  • Macerator Discharge
  • Downrigger Plugs & Plates


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.

Engine hours are as of the date of the original listing and are a representation of what the listing broker is told by the owner and/or actual reading of the engine hour meters. The broker cannot guarantee the true hours. It is the responsibility of the purchaser and/or his agent to verify engine hours, warranties implied or otherwise and major overhauls as well as all other representations noted on the listing brochure.


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