237 Clipper City Tall Ship Tips
The weather was calm and humid - got chilly by the time it was over. I wore layers with a 3/4 length rain coat on top. .
The weather was Weather was perfect, sunny, windy and about 74 degrees.. I wore Long pants, long sleeve blouse and a sweatshirt for later on, we took evening sailing at 7:00..
Amazing views of lower Manhattan - including the nearly finished Freedom Tower!
Take mass transit, plenty of trains on Fulton
Plenty of food...good stuff too, not just a few nuts & chips
Ladies: bring something to tie your hair back! I forgot a bandana...wah!
Draft beers are $6.
Bring your own snacks if you wish.
Beer was great. Dont count on the food as filling. Just cheese and crackers
Summer boating windy but no additional jacket needed. Yes if after summer.
Everyone rushes to sit at the stern, but the bow is where the best views are.
The bar area gets quite noisy; head fore or aft for more pleasant trip
Leave time to walk from seaport entrance all the way to the end of the pier
When the sun goes down, you need a windbreaker/hoodie
Water Taxi from Hudson River, there are several locations you can catch it.
BYOB on board drinks are pricey
And drinks are pricey afternoon cruisers bring your own.
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