for a champagne buffet lunch and an afternoon of snorkel-
ing, swimming and shell gathering.
Capt. Steve Marsh takes small groups to St. John and
nearby cays on his 50-foot yawl Nightwind . Continental
breakfast and buffet lunch.
(340) 775-4110, www.sail-
A custom-built CSY 44, the Independence is captained by
Pat Stoeken, who also lives aboard. The yacht carries six
passengers and food and drink are included. Your destina-
tion is wherever winds and whims dictate.
This 53-foot catamaran sails from Bolongo Bay Marina for a
six-hour trip to St. John National Park and nearby Honey-
moon Beach. Swimming, snorkeling, a buffet lunch and com-
plimentary bar. It also does two-hour harbor cruises at
(340) 775-1800, www.bolongobay.com.
Capt. Max (Maxine) started sailing in the Greek Islands but
has sailed her classic sloop Lou in these waters for many
years. It is stocked with first-rate snorkel gear from Chris
Sawyer's Dive Center and instruction is offered. Lou carries
up to six people on its way to St. John and nearby cays.
A multi-hulled sailboat with shallow draft so it can tuck in
close to shore, Daydreamer Coconut sails to Jost Van Dyke