August 24, 2018

4 Day Story of the Stars Windjammer

Join us aboard Manitou for a unique adventure back in time. You will discover the beauty of northern Lake Michigan from the deck of this majestic sailing vessel while enjoying a level of relaxation rarely experienced in today’s frenzied world. […]
August 24, 2018

4 Day Windjammer Wine Cruise

Explore the great wine regions of the world with sommelier Nate Redner.  Each evening aboard the Manitou we will discuss the wine making histories and taste the varietals of different countries.  Dinners will feature paired wines chosen by Nate as a perfect […]
October 27, 2017

Manitou Upgrades and Windjammer 2018

Greetings! Well, we’ve wrapped up another terrific season aboard Manitou, and now we prepare for a very busy winter! Within the next couple of weeks we begin the process of tearing up her deck and laying down beautiful new Alaskan […]
August 21, 2017

Throw Caution to the Wind

This was originally published by our friend Dianna over at Promote Michigan. When was the last time you just let go of all your deadlines and responsibilities and just kicked back to relax? Where the only distractions are the waves […]
July 27, 2017

Summer on the Great Lakes with the Vagabrothers

Check out the great footage of Manitou from the Vagabrothers during their visit to Traverse City.  
June 20, 2017

Sail aboard Scout with Captain Amber

The perfect way to sail West Grand Traverse Bay A private 2-hour daysail aboard the Sailing Yacht Scout, a classic Cabo Rico 38 XL, with our new Captain — Captain Amber! Meet Captain Amber My name is Amber Ramsey. I am originally from […]
June 5, 2017

“A Fairly Epic Evening”

As we celebrate our 30th Anniversary we’ve started gathering some great stories and feedback from past guests and we are looking forward sharing them here on the website and over on Facebook, like this one from Philip: Last summer, I […]
May 23, 2017

Celebrating 30 Years

CELEBRATE WITH US! Traverse Tall Ship Co. is celebrating 30 years of sailing this season. To celebrate, we will be sharing photos and stories from current crew, former crew and we’d like to invite you to contribute to the season-long celebration. […]