SAILING & EVENTS SCHEDULE

Sail under the stars. Dance to the classic sounds of Big Band music in a riverfront park. Conduct scientific water sampling below deck. BaySail offers more experiences than you might expect.


 

AUTUMN COLOR
TOUR CRUISES

Cruising along the Saginaw River, passengers enjoy a warm lunch while keeping a sharp eye out for fall foliage and wildlife from the deck of schooner Appledore IV. Reserve your tickets today for this popular tour!


 

ABOUT US

OUR TEAM

Meet the staff and crew behind the schooners Appledore IV and Appledore V. Interested in joining the team? Learn how you can come aboard with the BaySail team.


SHIPS

Our two schooners, the Appledore IV and Appledore V, allow BaySail to create authentic tall ship sailing experiences. Visit our ships based in Downtown Bay City.


PARTNERS

At BaySail, we’re proud of our partnerships with strong organizations committed to improving our environment and communities.


SUPPORT US

Your contribution or organizational membership is vital to our continued success. Please consider making a donation or becoming a member today.


TALL SHIP
CELEBRATION
2019

Join us in Bay City as we explore tall ships from all over the world. Check here later for more details about this action-packed event.

TALL SHIPS
CELEBRATION
2019

Join us in Bay City as we explore tall ships from all over the world. Check here later for more details about this action-packed event.

 

SHIP TO SHORE NEWS

September 19, 2017

Autumn Color Cruises

Autumn Color Tour River Cruises are a great way to get the whole family aboard the schooner Appledore in Bay City! Climb aboard as the Appledore changes course and cruises up the Saginaw River in search of the beautiful fall foliage and ...

There’s still time to climb aboard the Appledore IV for a fun, family-friendly sailing adventure before the season ends! All through the month of September, BaySail offers weekend sailing opportunities including BBQ Dinner Sails, Legen...

BaySail has recently teamed up with Square One Education Network to provide an Appledore sailing experience for 4th-12th-grade educators with an interest in hands-on science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). Educator teams partic...

OUR MISSION

To foster environmental stewardship of the Saginaw Bay Watershed and the Great Lakes ecosystem, and to provide personal development opportunities for learners of all ages through shipboard and land-based educational experiences.