Buy your tickets to sail the San Francisco Bay aboard a luxury tall-ship with our professional captain and crew. Take in iconic landmarks from the water: Angel Island, the Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz Island, Crissy Field, Fort Mason, Fisherman’s Wharf, Coit Tower, the Bay Bridge, the Golden Gate National Recreation Area and Mount Tamalpais – an experience that always delights locals and visitors alike. Schooner Freda B offers a variety of sailing options for the general public on a weekly basis. All sails depart from lovely downtown Sausalito, from Slip 907, Sausalito Yacht Harbor. We are just steps away from Sausalito’s lovely restaurant’s row and the Sausalito Ferry Landing.
Friday Night Sunset Sail Spend a special night sailing on San Francisco Bay beneath the magical Bay Bridge Lights. Enjoy famous landmarks as they light up the night from the deck of a beautiful classic schooner while we watch another day end on the amazing San Francisco Bay.
Saturday Birding on the Bay Come explore the wildlife-rich shoreline of the San Francisco Bay. On this refreshing morning sail, we’ll board in Sausalito and cruise to the most promising areas for bird activity. If the conditions are right, we’ll start by checking out some local hotspots in Richardson Bay, which is recognized as an Important Bird Area by the Audubon Society.
Saturday Sunset Sail An Autumn special, we are pleased to offer our popular Sunset Sail on Saturdays through December. Take in the sights, enjoy your backyard with other locals and just a few visitors. It’s a great way to liven up your weekend, a perfect mix of luxury and adventure!
Sunday Local History Tour This unique sail offers stories of the people, the water and the land that make San Francisco Bay what it is today. And on our morning sails, we have great luck with Bay wildlife: harbor porpoise, seabirds, sea lions, seals and the local boater are all commonly spotted from the deck.
Sunday Morning Eco-Adventure Sail under the Golden Gate Bridge and along the Marin Headlands as we learn about the wildlife and ecosystems of the San Francisco Bay with our on-deck naturalist and return in time for brunch!
Sunday Sunset Sail Join us on our most popular public sail! Enjoy the many beautiful landmark sites with us from the deck of a beautiful classic schooner while we watch another day end on the amazing San Francisco Bay. The perfect way to end the weekend!
In addition to our regularly scheduled sails, we also offer many unique, special event sails on the San Francisco Bay. Full Moon sails are some of our most popular and unique.
Autumn Season: Gulf of the Farallon Island Sail, Fleet Week Sail, Taste of the Bay, Angel Island Lobster Boil, Halloween Pirate Party & Nautical Nightmares – Twilight Halloween Sail, Apres Thanksgiving Sail, Wine Tasting on the San Francisco Bay
Spring Season: Valentine’s Day Sunset Sail, Spring Equinox Sail, Launch of the Matthew Turner, Cannon Battle Spectator Sail, Farallons Island Earth Day Sail, Opening Day on the Bay, Cinco de Mayo, Mother’s Day Mimosa Brunch, Mother’s Day Afternoon Marin Headlands & Taste of the Bay
Summer Season: Solstice Sail, Father’s Day Sail, 4th of July Afternoon Sail & 4th of July Fireworks, August 21st Solar Eclipse, Labor Day Sail and Paella Party on Angel Island, Labor Day Bloody Mary Sail , Labor Day Sunset Sail