Policies & Guidelines

  • You will be required to sign a release on behalf of your party when you arrive.
  • Sailing times and dates are subject to change without notice due to weather conditions and tides. (No, we can’t control the wind or weather.)
  • Both children and adults, whatever the age or size, are considered a passenger according to the U.S. Coast Guard.
  • Our cruises are limited to 4 persons for your comfort and safety.
  • Reservations require a deposit to secure your cruise.  For a weather/sea state cancellation we will refund your deposit in full.
  • If you CANCEL your charter for any reason, you will lose your deposit.
  • You are considered a “NO SHOW” if you are 30 minutes late and do not call (203) 430-8288. You will forfeit your deposit.
  • Gratuities are standard in this industry typically between 15 – 20% or more based on the level of service you have received. Gratuities are your way of letting Captain Mark know how much you enjoyed the cruise, his humor, and stories, and are greatly appreciated.
  • Illegal drugs or substances are strictly prohibited by law.
  • If the Captain believes you are creating an unsafe sailing situation due to intoxication or failure to comply with safety requests, the sailboat will be returned to dock immediately without a refund.
  • While out on your cruise, the Captain may deem the weather unsafe based on ongoing weather reports.  Be advised we may return to port earlier or later than scheduled FOR YOUR SAFETY.