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					The Tall Ship                                                        SAILING SCHEDULE AND FARES
                                                                                 SAILING 7 DAyS A wEEk*
                                                                                                                                       Floating Bed & Breakfast
                                                                                                                                       Mid June to Labor Day weekend
Manitou is a replica of an 1800’s                                             TIME                  ADULTS            CHILD            Fresh air and starry nights abound from the decks of one of the
“coasting” cargo schooner, similar to those that sailed the                                                          12 & under        largest traditional sailing vessels on the Great Lakes. You’ll experi-
Great Lakes and the Atlantic Ocean. Specifically designed for            12:00-2:00 p.m.              $35.00
                                                                                                                       $18.00          ence one of the best vantage points on West Grand Traverse Bay.
passenger service, her hull was constructed in Portsmouth, New
                                                                                                                                       Join us on board for the Evening Sail, an adventurous overnight
Hampshire in 1983 and finished by Vermont carpenters on Lake              3:00-5:00 p.m.              $35.00           $18.00          secured at our pier and a hearty homemade full breakfast cooked
Champlain. With a 60 passenger capacity, there is plenty of              AFTERNOON
                                                                                                                                       on our wood burning stove in the morning.
space for sitting and moving                                              6:30-8:30 p.m.              $42.00           $26.00
                                                                            EvENING                   (includes picnic meal)           There are accommodations for 24 guests in 12 private cabins
around the decks while under
                                                                                                                                       which are rustic and fitting of a mid-1800’s style windjammer.
sail. Her overall length of 114
                                                                                   *Through Labor Day weekend                          Each is equipped with built-in wooden bunks and electric lighting.
feet, beam of 21 feet, and
                                                                            SpRING AND FALL SCHEDULES vARy -                           The cabins are bright, clean, comfortable and supplied with fresh
displacement of nearly 100                                                    pLEASE CALL FOR INFORMATION                              linens, towels and warm blankets. There’s plenty of room for a
tons ensures a comfortable,
                                                                                                                                       good night’s sleep or, if you’d rather (and the weather’s
relaxing motion, soothing to                                         ** passengers are welcome to bring along a simple                 appropriate) you may bring a sleeping bag and a pad for sleeping
both landlubbers and “old                                            lunch (sandwiches etc.) DUE TO SpACE LIMI-
                                                                     TATIONS NO COOLERS ARE pERMITTED. please                          on deck under the stars. There are two enclosed toilet facilities on
salts” alike.
                                                                     leave beverages ashore.                                           deck that are kept sparkling clean. Access to shower facilities on
Sailing out of Traverse City,                                        Cash bar and snacks are available on board.                       shore is available for further passenger comfort.
Michigan, Manitou offers a
                                                                     Minors under the age of 18 must be accompanied
Noon Sail, Afternoon Sail,
                                                                     by an adult.
and a popular Evening Sail.
Each adventure is two hours                                                          Microbrew Tasting
in length. A specially catered picnic meal is included on the       Join us on Sunday evenings (late June through Labor Day)
Evening Sail. With over 3,000 square feet of sail, this stately     for a sampling of superb local beer from Shorts Brewing
vessel has plied the waters of West Grand Traverse Bay since        Company, paired with Traverse City’s own Crusted
1991 and continues to be the most unique attraction in the entire   Creations pizza. (Please call for specific dates) $50 per
area.                                                               person.

Manitou meets or exceeds all U.S. Coast Guard regulations for                      wine Tasting Cruises
construction, stability, safety equipment, and electronics for      Sample a medley of local wines and enjoy specially catered
vessels in passenger service. The U.S. Coast Guard licensed         cuisine as we ply the sparkling waters of Grand Traverse
                                                                    Bay. Tuesday nights feature Leelanau Cellars, while
captain has many years of experience, and together with a
                                                                    Thursdays we will taste the offerings of Left Foot                 Capt. Dave, Alaina, Sam, and Mary McGinnis
capable crew, you can rest assured of being in good hands.          Charley. (Please call for specific dates) $60 per person.
                                                                                                                                       Mornings are a special time, with spectacular sunrises climbing
                                                                                   Entertainment Nights                                over Old Mission Peninsula. Wake up to a fresh mug of coffee
                                                                    Wednesday evenings in July and August are our                      topside while the preparation of breakfast is in its final stages…
                                                                    entertainment nights, featuring the popular music group
                                                                                                                                       This is one to remember.
                                                                    “Song of the Lakes” playing lively jigs, chanteys and ballads
                                                                    of sailing and life on the sea! (Please call for specific dates)            GIFT CERTIFICATES
                                                                    $60 per adult, $41 per child.
                                                                                                                                             pRIvATE GROUp CHARTERS
                                                                                Moomers Ice Cream Sails!
                                                                    Monday and Friday afternoons (3-5 sail) bring the whole             RESERvATIONS-INFORMATION
                                                                    family out for a glorious sail on the bay and the best ice
                                                                    cream in Northern Michigan…Moomers! VOTED #1                                       (231) 941-2000
                                                                    SCOOP OF ICE CREAM IN AMERICA ON “GOOD
                                                                    MORNING AMERICA!” We’ll sample five flavors,
                                                                                                                                                       or (800) 678-0383
                                                                    including our very own “Tall Ship Manitou.” (Please call
“Song of the Lakes”                                                 for specific dates) $40 per adult, $20 per child.                    
The Bed & Breakfast is offered as a package which includes
                                                                                                      13390 S. West-Bay Shore Dr.
                                                                                                        Traverse City, MI 49684
                                                                                                                                                                                                                TALL SHIP
the Evening Sail. The ship does not sail all night.
Reservations are recommended and may be made anytime
after May 1. Our Bed & Breakfast does not operate every
                                                                                                       (231) 941-2000                                                                                           MAnITou
night, please check for availability.                           Traverse Tall Ship Co.

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                                                                Parking, tickets, shuttle

                                                                                                           S. West
                                                                service, information and
Prepayment in full is required to guarantee the reservation;    reservations are all available
                                                                at our office which is located
48-hour cancellation notice for refund.                         in the Dockside Plaza,                                                Tall Ship Pier
                                                                directly across the street
                                                                from the Tall Ship Pier.                                              Marathon Gas Pier
     Couple        $203.00 - $239.00                                                                                    1/2 MILE
                                          Prices do not                     DOCKSIDE PARTY STORE                                                     West Grand
                                                                                                                                                     Traverse Bay
   Individual      $118.00 - $136.00      include tax.                              72
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   Child 8-12       $61.00 - $75.00                                                               TOM’S                                       e w Pa
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Minimum Bed & Breakfast passenger age is 8. Check in at                                                                                                            Traverse
the Tall Ship office at 5:30 pm. Check out is at 9:00 am.                                                                                                           City
Travel light, but be prepared if nights are chilly.
                                                               4-DAy wINDJAMMER CRUISES
WARNING: This overnight experience is for those slightly                                           Join us aboard
more adventurous who would enjoy something new (and old)                                           Manitou in
in the way of truly unique lodging.                                                                September for a
                                                                                                   unique adventure
SAILING RESERvATIONS                                                                               back in time. You
Reservations are recommended and may be made                                                       will discover the
within 14 days of the sail. They must be guaranteed by                                             beauty of northern
credit card. Reservations cancelled 24 hours prior to                                              Lake Michigan
scheduled departure will be refunded in full. Refunds                                              from the deck of
will be made if a sail is cancelled by the company.                                                this majestic sailing
Tickets may be available on the day of the sail; please                                            vessel. We sail
check with our office for availability. Traverse Tall Ship                                         during the day and
Co., LLC reserves the right to change sailing schedules                                            anchor at a different
when necessary.                                                                                    destination each
                                                                                                   evening, where
CHECk IN                                                                                           passengers may
                                                               Help the crew “Haul Away Sail”!     go ashore for a
Please check in at our office at least 30 minutes prior                                            little exploration.
to sailing to receive a boarding pass.
Reservations will only be held up to 20 minutes before
scheduled departure.
                                                               Step back in time, relax, make new friends and enjoy
                                                               outstanding food, cooked on our wood burning stove.
                                                               Additional information and schedules can be found
                                                                                                                                                                                                                SAIL DAILY
                                                                                                                                                                                                                ON ONE OF THE LARGEST SAILING
                                                               on our website: Or call us                                                                                               vESSELS ON THE GREAT LAkES!
Dress warmly! It’s always cooler on the water than on          for a complete Windjammer brochure. Windjammer
shore.                                                         Cruises are available from early September to                                                                                                    wEST GRAND TRAvERSE BAy
                                                               early October. Please call for specific dates.                                                                                                   TRAvERSE CITy, MICHIGAN

     Gratuities to the sailing crew are appreciated.
                                                                               Join us on        at:
                                                                                                                                                                          (231) 941-2000

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