It's possible to complete the Great Loop in many different kinds of boats, but there are some specific factors to consider.

CBM Adventures: Best Boats for the Great Loop

For cruisers who have “been there, done that” on the Chesapeake Bay and still can’t get enough cruising, the Great Loop is a bucket list adventure that some spend a couple of years planning.

One thing that could make or break this dream: the boat you choose to do it in.

Curtis Stokes, of international yacht brokerage Curtis Stokes & Associates, Inc., specializes in Great Loop-ready boats and breaks down what to look for in a Loop boat. Watch below: