Hey Everybody, we are currently at Hermit Island getting Jenny ready for Summer 2019!
This will be our third year at Hermit Island, and we have a lot of unique events in addition to our day sails this year! Sunset sail dinners, art lessons, history & oyster tours with Chris Sewall, Etc;; More on all that later…..
Until then, here is what we are up to before we get back into the swing of charters at the island.
JENNY IVES 2019 SCHEDULE
June 10th ~ LAUNCH
June 21 – 23rd ~ PORTLAND SCHOONER FEST
June 24th ~ GAFFERS RACE (Portland to Bailey Island, Harpswell)
June 25th – 27th ~ BOOTHBAY HARBOR WINDJAMMER DAYS
June 28th ~ RETURN TO HERMIT ISLAND! LETS GO SAILING!
Currently Jenny Ives is lying on a mooring in Small Point Harbor while we proceed with routine annual maintenance, such as rig slushing, painting, and fitting out. We kick off charter season JUNE 15th with a private charter in Casco Bay followed by Portland Schooner Fest starting JUNE 22nd. On JUNE 25th, Jenny Ives will be sailing in the second annual Gaffers Race from Portland to Bailey Island. If you are interested in joining us for this adventure please call or e-mail, we can accommodate up to six passengers for this special event! Transportation from Bailey Island back to Portland is provided. Following the Gaffers Race to Bailey Island, Jenny Ives will sail in company to the Boothbay Harbor Days where she will host passengers on day sails and gam up with the Windjammer fleet. By the end of June, Jenny Ives will return to Hermit Island in Small Point where she will resume a normal weekly schedule offering day sails and private charters through September. Jenny Ives will be based on the Yardarm dock at Hermit Island Campground.