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Free Sails with Ferry Sloops from Ossining
Shattemuc Yacht Club
46 Westerly Road
Ossining, NY 10562
Region: Lower Hudson
- September 4, 2021, 10:00AM
DetailsEvent Type Sailing Description The sails aboard Whimbrel, our sloop-rigged Catboat, will depart at 10AM, 11AM, 12PM, 1PM, 2PM, and 3PM. Each sail will be approximately 45 minutes long. The free sails are on a "first come, first served" basis. No reservations will be accepted prior to the sail day. Guests can sign up at the yellow Ferry Sloops tent beginning at 9:30AM for any of the day's scheduled sail times (limit of 4 passengers per sail). The boat's captain reserves the right to cancel any or all of the day's sails, if weather conditions make it unsafe for sailing. There is NO Rain date. Passenger age requirement: must be at least 12 years old, under 18 years old must be accompanied by parent or adult guardian (no exceptions). For safety and boating etiquette, we ask that guests aboard our boat wear boat shoes (docksiders or non-marking sandals) or light-colored soled sneakers only. Since it’s always cooler on the water, bring a light jacket or windbreaker and a hat. Also, don't forget the sunscreen. Free parking is available on the street (Westerly Road). DO NOT park in the Shattemuc Yacht Club parking lot or the Boathouse Restaurant parking lot. Sponsoring Organization Ferry Sloops, Inc.
Additional InformationActivities: Additional sailboats might be available which would allow us to accommodate more guests. Please check our website at https://www.ferrysloops.org/ the morning of the event.
Additional Equipment Required: NO EXCEPTIONS will be made for children under 12 years old.
Event Duration (hours): 5
Passenger age requirement: must be at least 12 years old, under 18 years old must be accompanied by parent or adult guardian (no exceptions).
Walking Distance to Amtrak or Metro North Station
Barrier Free or Wheelchar accessible? No