Bristol Yacht Components’ high-end boarding stairs are made of carbon fiber to provide durable, lightweight access while enhancing the look of your yacht.Features include self-leveling steps; flex-resistant side spars; polished 316L stainless-steel handrails, brackets and fasteners; and custom inlaid teak stair treads. The stairs fold flat for easy stowage and are available in sizes from four to 14 steps. Pricing starts at around $15,000. Bristol Yacht Components, Essex, Conn., (860) 883-4904. www.bristolyachtcomponents.com
This article originally appeared in the November 2011 issue.