Venue Details

540 Star Starred
Schooners Adirondack
Classic Harbor Lines -- Pier 62 62 Chelsea Piers Manhattan, NY 10011
646-336-5270
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Member Tips

Think "warm"
info • Feb 23 2013 star this tip starred
They offered complimentary wine, beer and sodas
info • Feb 23 2013 star this tip starred
Goldstar Member
Plenty of free on the street parking in the evening
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mintee
Very breezy. Limited fleece blankets available on board.
info Sep 24 2010 star this tip starred
mintee
As much as you want.
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Das
Bring some cash to tip the crew
info Sep 28 2010 star this tip starred
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Reviews & Ratings

13 ratings
4.5 average rating
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23 events
2 reviews
15 stars
attended Jul 22 2013

The sail was cancelled, but we were not informed, so we showed up at the Pier and were turned away. No word from Goldstar yet on a refund. :-(

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14 events
3 reviews
2 stars
attended Jul 31 2012

We enjoyed it. The boat is beautiful and the skyline perfect. The only criticism was that it was too long. Ninety minutes would have been just right

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4 events
2 reviews
0 stars
attended Jun 07 2009

A fantastically chilled evening trip viewing the city as the lights come on. Our UK guest had visited NYC several times previously so this was a new way to see the... continued

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Website

http://www.sail-nyc.com/

Description

The 80-foot, 1890s-style pilot schooner is the wonders of New York Harbor. Schooner Adirondack has been sailing in the New York City Harbor since the fall of 1999, has entertained thousands of NYC visitors and locals, and has attracted a large and growing number of passionate regulars who can’t stop coming back for more. Many New Yorkers consider multiple trips aboard the schooner to be a regular and highly anticipated part of their warm-weather seasons.

The Schooner Adirondack features plenty of seating, teak decks and impressive mahogany trim. Guests always enjoy the friendliest and finest service, and are treated to complimentary beverages on all trips. The Schooner Adirondack is the fastest resident sail vessel in the New York Harbor, and a record-holder in the Chesapeake Bay Schooner Race for 14 consecutive seasons.

A jacket is recommended, as it can get chilly on the water at night.

About the Ticket Supplier: Classic Harbor Line LLC

Built in 1994 in the Scarano Boat Building of Albany, New York, the Schooner Adirondack is an 80-foot wooden replica of a classic turn-of-the-century pilot schooner.

Heading south from Chelsea Piers and down the Hudson River to Battery Park, the Schooner Adirondack passes by Ellis Island and sails out to the Statue of Liberty. Wind and time permitting, she will head toward Governor's Island, breeze by the Financial District and the Brooklyn Bridge on the East River.

The 1920s-style motor yacht "Manhattan," also built by Scarano Boat Building, is brand new to the New York City harbor as of spring 2006. This 80-foot, wood-trimmed, Gilded Era commuter yacht runs full circumnavigations of Manhattan, dinner cruises and sunset cruises, and is available for private charter.