In addition to 3 day or longer bareboat chartering, we can arrange for partial day scenic, wedding, or memorial cruises from downtown Olympia, Washington.
Enjoy 4 hours or more cruising Puget Sound with a knowledgeable Captain providing information about the wonders of the Pacific Northwest coastline.Wedding cruises.
Bring two friends as witnesses and exchange your vows in a beautiful setting. The Captain is an officiant.Memorial cruises.
A quiet ceremony in a place on Puget Sound that was special to your late friend or family member.
Light Refreshments are available on all partial day cruises.
B&B ("Bed and Boat") in Olympia!
For a Unique Experience while visitng the Olympia Washington area or to celebrate a special evening or two, consider a boating adventure that doesn't even leave the dock. Spend a day or two enjoying our shops, restaurants, farmers' markets and waterfront activity, As your day's activities wind down order dinner from our neighbor, the Budd Bay Cafe, and dine at your own waterfront table. When the sun starts to set, fire up your small fireplace to take off the chill and enjoy the quiet time in our marina.
Based on boat availability the fee is $195 for two nights, $125 if you can only stay for one.
Based in Olympia, Washington, our 29-foot Sam Devlin built Black Crown "Moonglow" is ready to cruise the pristine waters of Puget Sound, the beautiful San Juan islands, the Canadian Gulf islands, and to destinations as far north as Alaska. Chartering allows vacationers to choose their itinerary at their own pace.
Choose to remain in the sheltered waters of Puget Sound, including docking for a day or more below the world famous Pike Place Market while visiting Seattle. Cruise to the quaint town of Port Townsend, or venture out to the San Juan Islands to view Orca Whales.
Cross over into Canada to the Gulf Islands or visit the one and only Vancouver, B.C., explore Desolation Sound and the East coast of Vancouver Island. If you still want to expand your horizons, then take extra time and reward yourself with a trip of a lifetime North to Alaska.
The travel possibilities are endless. Choose your own journey, or take a look at the sample itineraries we've put together.
View some of the world's most beautiful scenery at a pace that allows the view to be seen.
Trips normally start and end in Olympia, Washington. If you'd like to change this sequence we can arrange for a pick up or drop off at another location. Additional fees may apply to orientations and drop off locations other than Olympia, Washington.
A modern, classical styled Black Crown motor boat, the 29 foot Moonglow is built for those who enjoy a little speed now and then. With a new 200 horse Volvo diesel she has a comfortable 15 knot sweet cruising speed and can achieve a top speed of about 23 knots.
Moonglow is large enough to cruise with four people, yet adaptable enough to explore distant coves and sites by one or two people. She features 6'6" headroom, a full galley, 2 sleeping areas, and a stand-up shower. A dinghy is supplied for shore explorations.
Moonglow was built by Devlin Designing Boat Builders of Olympia, Washington. Sea Dog LLC is the only charter operation offering Devlin designed and built wooden boats. Captain Sam Devlin of Olympia, WA has designed and built over 400 boats. Sam and the fine workmanship of his boats are regularly featured in Wooden Boat magazine and cruising publications. During your marina stops you'll inevitably have folks stop by who recognize his boats from various articles they've seen.
Enjoy pictures and additional information about Moonglow.
Don't hesitate... Schedule your cruise with us today! and pack your bags for the relaxing adventure you've been waiting for.
Port Townsend Wooden Boat Festival
One of the most spectacular wooden boat shows in the Pacific Northwest, Port Townsend's Wooden Boat Festival is held each year in September in Port Townsend, Washington. If you are looking for boat, canoe, or kayak plans or to commission the construction of a vessel, or you just want to visually enjoy boats and gorgeous scenery, then the Port Townsend Wooden Boat Festival is for you. Join us as we often have a Devlin charter boat among the half dozen Devlin boats in the show and we are available to answer your questions about charters.