Hudson River Valley Ramble: FREE Sails!
(Ferry Sloops at Shattemuc Yacht Club)
On Saturday, September 19, Ferry Sloops will be offering FREE sails on the Hudson River as part of the Hudson River Ramble, departing from Shattemuc Yacht Club in Ossining beginning at 11:00AM.
Come join us to experience the majestic Hudson River and get inspired to appreciate and protect one of our country’s greatest resources.
The sails aboard Whimbrel, our sloop-rigged Catboat, will depart at 11AM, 12PM, 1PM, 2PM, and 3PM. Each sail will be approximately 45 minutes long.
The free sails are on a “first come, first served” basis. No reservations will be accepted prior to the sail day. Guests can to sign up at the Ferry Sloops tent beginning at 10:30AM for any of the day’s scheduled sail times. (limit of 4 passengers per sail)
The boat’s captain reserves the right to cancel any or all of the day’s sails, if weather conditions make it unsafe for sailing. There is no rain date.
Passenger age requirement: must be at least 12 years old, under 18 years old must be accompanied by parent or adult guardian. (no exceptions)
Free parking is available on the street (Westerly Road) and in Shattemuc Yacht Club parking lot. DO NOT park in The Boathouse Restaurant parking lot or in spaces that have signs designating The Boathouse Restaurant parking.
Map & Directions
The Hudson River Valley Ramble is an annual event series that celebrates the history, culture and natural resources of the Hudson River Valley National Heritage Area, as well as the amazing landscape, communities, and trails throughout the region. Every September, ‘Ramblers’ come not only from the Hudson Valley region and New York State, but from other regions of the country as well to discover the riches our Valley has to offer. The 16th Annual Ramble will take place on September 5/6, 12/13, 19/20, & 26/27, 2015!
Learn more & see a listing of all Ramble events.