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Step aboard a mesmerizing Tall Ship and create an unparalleled event adventure. Whether you are hosting a special anniversary celebration or a team-building activity, there is nothing like the lure of the seas.

The Gold Rush-era boat–the Gas Light–harkens back to a time of sailing majesty. A time guests will enjoy filled with the energy of adventure and the imagined seduction of sailors’ tales of mermaids and ancient mysteries. Guests will experience the Bay Area in a new way.

Fall in love with the allure of sun-kissed ripples on the water and nature’s exquisite beauty unfolding beneath the power of the wind.

Safety and Comfort Are An Integral Part of This Experience

The crew of Bay Lights Charters ensures that your sailing will be unparalleled as you explore our coastal paradise on shimmering waters. Bay Lights Charters’ boats are U.S. Coast Guard-inspected and certified. The captain and crew are trained for emergencies and practice emergency procedures regularly. The comfort and safety of their guests are paramount.

The Gas Light can accommodate up to 49 guests under sail. Those who love history will enjoy this modern replica of a design that played a key role in driving the early economy of San Francisco and its port. The vessel sails flat maximizing guest comfort and offers a large, warm, and open interior. Expansive decks boast plentiful seating to enjoy some of the most popular views of the Golden Gate, Alcatraz, and Angel Island. The boat’s design incorporates the romance of days gone by and marries it with modern conveniences and comfort that allow for year-round enjoyment and sailings.

Guests can be as involved as they would like. Want to join the crew in hoisting the sales? They’ll teach you the ropes. Want to sit back and soak up the scenery? Perfect. Sailing guests can enjoy a full bar and bring food or have it catered aboard.

Your adventure is yours. The staff and crew will ensure they meet your needs and nautical fantasies (at least the ones that are within their wheelhouse).

Get ready for an adventure like none other!

Interested in learning more about Bay Lights Charters and how their boats can make your event one that people talk about for years? Contact them today.

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