A fresh recipe for the classic Picnic. The Picnic Boat 40 brings a fresh perspective on the most successful Hinckley series ever built. In nearly 90 years of building the world’s most iconic yachts, Hinckley set a new standard with the Picnic Boat that has captured imaginations everywhere. Beautiful lines, innovative systems and thoroughbred performance are hallmarks.

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Inside, the completely reimagined layout features seamless flow from transom to helm, plentiful lounging space, a wet bar, and full sun coverage by Sureshade. Visibility is unsurpassed. Below deck, the interior converts from cruising to day boating layout. Jet propulsion provides pinnacle performance in handling, drive quality and go-anywhere, do-anything shallow draft. Her jets are safer for families and for sea life.

The new Picnic Boat 40 sports all-new TriGuard Epoxy Construction which uses Aramid fiber/E-glass for a durable outer skin paired with lightweight carbon fiber for the inner skin. Tough and lightweight Corecell M Foam is used as an inner core for rigidity. The hull is then infused and post-cured with Epoxy resin for lightweight strength and a faster, more fuel efficient ride.


LOA 42'
BEAM 12' 10"
DRAFT 2' 2"
DISPLACEMENT 25,000 lbs.
FUEL CAPACITY 375 U.S. gallons
WATER CAPACITY 80 U.S. gallons
ENGINE Twin Cummins QSB 6.7 480hp diesels
JETS Twin Hamilton 322
CONSTRUCTION All new Hinckley TriGuard® Epoxy Construction: Aramid fiber/E-glass outer skin with Corecell M foam core. Carbon fiber inner skin. Infused and post-cured with Epoxy resin using Seaman Composite Resin Infusion Molding Process (SCRIMP®). Deck: E-glass outer and inner skin with closed cell foam core. Laminated using Seaman Composite Resin Infusion Molding Process (SCRIMP®).
CRUISING SPEED 35 knots with optional power
TOP SPEED 38 knots with optional power