Salem Sound Schooner Sailing

Enjoy a Schooner Sail Aboard Historic Salem Sound

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About This Experience

General Information hide

Step aboard the beautiful Schooner Fame, a full-scale replica of Chebacco fishing schooner, for a one and three-quarter hour sail in the historic waters of Salem Sound with a guest.

Departing from Pickering Wharf Marina, this beautiful sightseeing sail in Massachusetts is a wonderful way to spend time enjoying the waters and the wildlife. Once you are onboard, the boat will head out to the Sound and offer amazing views of the coastline along the way. During your sail, you will also learn about the fishermen, pirates, privateers, traders and men of war who shaped our North Shore and more!

This Schooner Sail is the perfect way to spend time out on the water and enjoy a unique tour of Salem. Whether you are a native New Englander, or this is your first visit to Salem, this sightseeing sail on the Sound is a great way to explore the waters of Salem!

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Where It's Located hide

  • Salem, Massachusetts

Who Is Included hide

The Salem Sound Schooner Sailing Experience Gifts Certificate is valid for one participant. There will be additional participants on the sail.

This experience is not suitable for non-paying guests.

When It Is Offered hide

The Schooner Sail on Salem Sound is offered May thru October, subject to availability.

Memorial Day thru June sails are offered on Saturdays and Sundays at 2:00 PM, 4:00 PM and 6:00 PM.

July thru Labor Day sails are offered daily at 2:00 PM, 4:00 PM and 6:00 PM.

September sails are offered on Saturdays and Sundays at 3:00 PM and 5:00 PM and October sails are offered at 2:00 PM and 4:00 PM on Saturdays and Sundays.

How Long Is It hide

The Salem Sound Fame Schooner Sail has a sail time of approximately 1¾ hours and a total duration of approximately 2¼ hours.

Weather hide

The Salem Sound Schooner Scenic Sail may be rescheduled by the Captain due to high winds, heavy rain, fog or other inclement weather.

What To Wear hide

Dress comfortably, flat, non-marking rubber-soled shoes and layers are recommended for this sailing adventure.

Additional Information hide

Although food is not served on board, you are welcome to bring your own snacks and non-alcoholic beverages onboard. Coolers are not permitted. Wine, beer, water and snacks are available for purchase onboard.

Gratuity for the Captain & Crew is not included and may be extended following the sail.


Reservation Information hide

All changes to reservations for the Salem Sound Schooner Sailing Experience require seven (7) days advance notice.

Xperience Certificates® cannot be exchanged once a reservation for the experience has been made.

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