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June 14, 2018

Cherry Festival Air Show

Sailing Yacht Scout June 30 and July 01 12:30-5:30 pm Enjoy the best seats in the house during the Cherry Festival Air Show aboard the Sailing Yacht Scout for this spectacular event, featuring the U. S. Navy BLUE ANGELS!  Kick […]
May 24, 2018

Look Who’s Back — It’s Captain Amber!

Captain Amber joined Traverse Tall Ship Company last year as the captain of Sailing Yacht Scout, and we are happy to have her back again in 2018.  So…what has she been up to? After leaving Traverse City last fall she […]
May 14, 2018

Meet Rusty

When you call or arrive at the Traverse Tall Ship office, chances are you will be greeted by Rusty, our new Office Manager…let’s get to know him a little better. Name: Rusty Jones (Yes, that’s really my name!) Role: Office Manager […]
May 9, 2018

Cherry Festival Fireworks Bed & Breakfast

What better way to enjoy the Cherry Festival Fireworks Finale (July 7) over West Grand Traverse Bay than dockside, aboard the Tall Ship Manitou.  What’s even better?  You’ve just returned from an evening sail and are settling in to experience our […]
May 9, 2018

July 4th Bed & Breakfast

What better way to enjoy 4th of July fireworks over West Grand Traverse Bay than dockside, aboard the Tall Ship Manitou.  What’s even better?  You’ve just returned from an evening sail and are settling in to experience our Floating Bed […]
April 30, 2018

Meet the Manitou Crew – Cook Lexie

What do you get when you cross a classically trained ballerina with a culinary trained chef focused on farm-to-table?  You get Alexis “Lexie” Nelson, Manitou’s talented and easy-going Cook. Lexie started on the Manitou as a deckhand in 2011. The following […]
April 27, 2018

Discover Traverse City Sailing

On Saturday, May 19, we will be at Boyne Country Sports in downtown Traverse City from Noon-4pm for an afternoon of “Discover Traverse City Sailing”, answering questions you have about sailing aboard the Tall Ship Manitou or Sailing Yacht Scout. […]
October 27, 2017

Manitou Upgrades and Windjammer 2018

Greetings! Well, we’ve wrapped up another terrific season aboard Manitou, and now we prepare for a very busy winter! Within the next couple of weeks we begin the process of tearing up her deck and laying down beautiful new Alaskan […]