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Disappearing Sandbar Session

Disappearing Sandbar Session

Duration:2 hours total
Includes:Food and Drinks
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Hello! Jarad here! I am a licensed US Coast Guard Captain. I have sailed over 30,000 nautical miles between NYC and and the Caribbean, and want to share that experience with you! The sheltered waters of Jamaica Bay house the country's only Wildlife Refuge that exists within a major city - a very special place where a unique peace and serenity can be found. In addition to 30 years experience on…
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What we’ll do

For this amazing excursion we'll leave the dock a little over an hour before low tide - we'll hop in the skiff "Turtle," a charming traditionally built Chesapeake skiff, and take a relaxing ride to a secret beach that only is exposed during this time. With a distant view of Manhattan hovering over the uninhabited marshes of Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge, you can stroll through the shallows, collect…

What else you should know

If we're lucky, you'll need LOTS of sunscreen - there is NO shade on the beach, only in the boat, so same procedure for being at the beach!

What I’ll provide

Snacks
fruit, cheese, crackers
Drinks
seltzer, water, soda, ice Cooler and Ice for your adult beverages should you choose to bring them

What to bring

towel
small beach chair (we can get you a stadium chair if you wish)
sunscreen
hat
sunglasses
BYOB

Where you'll be

This sand bar, part of what is charted as "the Raunt," is only accessible by small boat - and skilled navigator, as well as only "above the water" for a few hours each day...knowledge of time and tide are the only way to access this amazing secret spot!

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 4 guests ages 5 and up can attend. Guests should be able to swim although not required. Guests should be comfortable on a small boat and in the elements

More tips

If we're lucky, you'll need LOTS of sunscreen - there is NO shade on the beach, only in the boat, so same procedure for being at the beach!
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Disappearing Sandbar Session
New experience
£58 / person
New experience
£58 / person