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The Appledore V

The Appledore V
The Appledore V under sail

The Appledore V is based in Key West, Florida where she is operated in partnership with Sebago Water Sports offering year-round daily departures. Click here for schedule information.


The Appledore V Facts

Flag: United States
Rig: Two-Masted Schooner
Homeport/Waters: Bay City, MI / Florida Keys
Who Sails? Elementary students through Adults
Season: Year Round
Built: 1992; Palm Coast, Florida, Treworgy Yacht
Designer: Bud McIntosh
Length: 58 ft. on deck, 65 ft. overall
Beam: 14 ft
Draft: 8 ft. 6 in
Rig Height: 63 ft 6 in
Displacement: 34 tons
Spar Material: Wood
Power: 90 HP diesel
Hull: Steel
Passengers: Licensed to carry 32, including crew; sleeps 12 comfortably
Crew: Sails with a minimum of Captain and 2 crew
Ownership: BaySail, a non-profit organization formed in 1998