.........."Fascinating insight into a side of Sausalito most people don't see"...


HISTORIC WALKING TOURS

A sense of adventure is all you need to enjoy the ambiance and colorful details of the Sausalito Wooden Boat Tour, so grab your camera and come aboard!

NORTHERN TOUR

Herein lies the soul of old Sausalito. You will see the original houseboat and floating home communities, two historic ferry boats, art studios, wooden boat building shops and working boatyards. You will hear tales of the Beat Era, Houseboat Wars, famous artists and the building of the Libertyships. We will visit the Spaulding Wooden Boat Center and Arques School of Traditional Boat Building with their collection of traditional wooden boats, considered to be floating works of art. We also encounter an eclectic collection of older wooden boats including an infamous tugboat called the Go Getter. This tour ends with tea and cookies at the boat lettering shack next to the WWII shipways.

SOUTHERN TOUR

Herein lie the classic yachts, sailboats and cruisers. You will see an 1880 hay schooner replica, tug boats, an original houseboat community, and many historic vessels. You will hear tales of Galilee Harbor, Cass Marina, Dunphy Park and the 'anchor outs' as we move south to Sausalito Marine Ways. Pelican Yacht Harbor, Ark Row,Sausalito Yacht Harbor and finally to the Bird Sanctuary, home of the Bird Boats, found only in the San Francisco Bay.


  Sausalito Ferry Landing
 
The Northern Tour is featured on Saturdays and the Southern Tour on Sundays. Each tour is approximately three hours and is $50 per person per tour.

We meet in front of the kiosk on the ferry landing in downtown Sausalito at 12:30 pm. Please call ahead to reserve. 415.332.6608
   
  Wooden Boat Shop
 
SAUSALITO WOODEN BOAT TOUR PO BOX 124 SAUSALITO CA 94966 - RESERVE TOURS (415)332.6608

 

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