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Captain Kirk's San Francisco Sailing - Tours

310 Harbor Dr, Sausalito, CA 94965-1416
+1 650-492-0681
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San Francisco Bay Sailing Cruise

Our family of seven celebrated three birthdays on the Bay—what a magical afternoon getting to know... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kurt B
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Fabulous Sunset Sail

9 ladies that have been friends for 40 plus years took a sunset sail with Captain Sparky. His deck... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ellen E
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Sailing Charters on San Francisco Bay. 2 passengers to 50 passengers. Private, customized trips leaving from San Francisco, Sausalito or Oakland for 3-4 hour tours of the bay. Sail under the Golden Gate Bridge, past Alcatraz Island, see the America's Cup route and view wildlife up close and personal. Hands-on participation encouraged. Sailing lessons included at no extra cost. All this on a 50 foot sailing yacht with your own private captain & crew.
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310 Harbor Dr, Sausalito, CA 94965-1416
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family of seven celebrated three birthdays on the Bay—what a magical afternoon getting to know our lovely City. Captain Kirk did everything to make this day an everlasting memory.

Thank Kurt B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

9 ladies that have been friends for 40 plus years took a sunset sail with Captain Sparky. His deck mates were Joe & Eric. It was a lovely night for a sail in the San Francisco Bay out of Sausalito and back in 3 awesome...More

Thank Ellen E
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hi Sailing Crew! I just wanted to give a HUGE shout out to Captain (Dogen) and the amazing crew (Aaron and Gina?) that manned the yacht and managed our diverse team here at Alta Distribution. Everyone had a memorable experience and are now reinvigorated to...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The weather, crew, captain, and sailboat were amazing. First off, the boat actively participated in the SF to Hawaii sailing race with a crew of 8-10 headcount. I've lived most of my life in the Bay Area and by far this should be on your...More

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Reviewed 25 June 2018

We chartered Mahalo for a 3 hour sail around the Bay in June for a Father's Day gift to my husband and father-in-law. Our teenage kids couldn't join us so it was just 4 of us on the boat with Captain Dogan. The afternoon was...More

Thank jamianne09
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Reviewed 15 June 2018

We chartered Mahalo for a three hour cruise around the bay. Around and under the Golden Gate, over to SF/Alcatraz, and around Tiburon and Angel Island. We were blessed with an amazing afternoon. We had Captain Sparky who was so nice and enjoyable to visit...More

Thank Carrie W
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Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

We went out past the Golden Gate Bridge to scatter my brother’s ashes. It was a three hour sail, out past the bridge and then back around Angel Island. Perfect day, and had an all around great experience with Captain Sparky! Even when the boat...More

Thank gardeningdeb
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Reviewed 9 June 2018

There were 8 of on the Osprey for my friend's birthday. I can't imagine a more special birthday. We lucked out with excellent conditions and the course that Captain Dogen and his crew picked was really fun and pretty. I especially appreciated how accommodating the...More

Thank Anna G
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Reviewed 18 May 2018

We absolutely loved our sail. The scenery was magnificent, the boat comfortable and quick, and the crew kind, knowledgeable, and friendly in their interactions with us. We took turns sailing the boat ourselves, with helpful but not overbearing guidance. To our surprise, the food served...More

Thank L2T22
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Reviewed 14 May 2018

A great morning cruising the bay for Mother's Day. Booking was very easy and Captain Sparky was great. We sailed out under the Golden Gate Bridge and then turned around to head back in and sail around the bay. Great views of SF, Alcatraz and...More

Thank C R
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Response from BMemphis_13 | Reviewed this property |
It depends on the boat you choose and whether you sail during the week or on the weekend. Info is on their website and I believe prices range from $140 to $190 an hour.
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