• THE VESSEL, SHEARWATER

    a very comfortable 47′ Power Catamaran.

  • THE VESSEL, MINKE

    a 26′ Classic Crosby Launch with a full canopy top.

THE VESSEL SHEARWATER

The Shearwater is used for Whale Watches, Seal Cruises and is available for Private Functions and Parties.

  • Comfortable 47′ Power Catamaran, licensed for 49 passengers
  • United States Coast Guard inspected vessel
  • Powered by twin Yanmar diesel engines
  • The very shallow draft of the Shearwater allows shoreline access that most single-hulled boats cannot navigate.
  • The double hulled design provides a very dry and stable platform from which one can easily observe and photograph.
  • Boat has all safety equipment including life jackets
  • Indoor and outdoor seating offers protection from the elements
  • Private and clean head (toilet) for additional comfort.
  • TV and stereo with USB.
  • Snacks and drinks are available for sale.
  • Her primary captain is Blair Perkins, licensed by the United States Coast Guard and certified in CPR and first aid.

THE VESSEL MINKE

The Minke is used for the Nantucket Harbor Cruises, Sunset Cruises and Whaling History Tour. She is available for Private Functions and Parties.

  • 26′ Classic Crosby Launch with a full canopy top, licensed for 23 passengers.
  • Stereo with USB and Bluetooth.
  • United States Coast Guard inspected vessel.
  • She is powered by a quiet, reliable 85 hp Perkins diesel engine.
  • The Minke has safety netting around all the railing to provide a worry-free environment for parents of young children.
  • Boat has all safety equipment including life jackets.
  • Her primary captains are Max Perkins, Alex Perkins and John Stobaugh.
  • All our captains are licensed by the United States Coast Guard and certified in CPR and first aid.

Both of our Boats are Available for Private Parties, Celebrations and Special Events. Catering is Available, Call Us to Discuss!

THE SHEARWATER’S LOCATION

Shearwater Departs From The End Of The Town Pier, 34 Washington St.

THE MINKE’S LOCATION

Minke Departs From Straight Wharf, Slip #1011

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