Ahoy and thanks for checking in with us. We are looking forward to another fun summer aboard the MARINER with you and your guests. We have some new PUBLIC cruises planned for this year.
ANCHOR JAM: Thursday nights. This is a brand new offering for this year, featuring live acoustic music. We will cruise across the bay and Anchor near Sandy Hook Light house, Fort Hancock, Officers row. Enjoy live music, a cocktail, the setting sun and the solitude of relaxing at anchor (no engine sounds) This trip will most likely be from 6:30 - 9:00 pm Memorial Day to Labor Day.
SUNSET CRUISE: Friday nights. We are bringing back our popular sunset cruise on Friday nights. It's a great way to start the weekend. Enjoy the sights of the bay, rivers and cap it off with a stunning sunset on Sandy Hook Bay. This trip is from 6:30 - 8:30 pm Snacks and CASH BAR on board. Enjoy dinner in Atlantic Highlands after the cruise.
3 HOUR TOUR: Sunday afternoons. This trip allows cruisers to enjoy all the stunning beauty of what we call the MANSION TOUR. Relax on a Sunday afternoon as we cruise from Atlantic Highlands to Red Bank and back. Along the way you'll enjoy views of the historic Twin Lights, Hartshorne woods, wild life, the Mansions on the Navesink River and lots of other boats. This trip will be from 2:00 - 5:00 pm Snacks and CASH BOAR on board. Plenty of time to enjoy lunch before or dinner after your cruise.
THUNDER ON THE SHREWSBURY: Sometime in September. A day of watching the Legendary Jersey Speed skiffs race around. We also tie up at the the Long Branch Ice and Yacht club so you can enjoy the boat and car show.
TUG BOAT RACE: Sunday of Labor Day weekend. Join us for a full day of fun and excitement on the water as we cruise the NYC to catch the Tug Boat Races on the East River. The trip also includes great views of the Statue of Liberty and Lower Manhattan. This trip includes bagels and coffee in the morning, sandwich selections for the cruise home. We leave at 7:30 am and return around 1:30 pm.
And the season does not end after Labor Day. Once again we will offer Local Summer Saturday's in September and Hot Cider Saturday "Leaf Peeper Express" trips in October. These trips will be "Three Hour Tours" offering you the full beauty of Navesink River and surrounding area.