Nantucket TUG COMPANY
We are selling our established charter business. The Nantucket Tug Company offers private and fully licensed charters on our custom 26’ Crosby tugboat. Gertrude can accommodate up to six guests along with a Captain and Crew. Gertrude, is the perfect charter boat for small groups of friends, wedding parties, and family events. We have built a great little business with a successful formula and a solid business model that has allowed for amazing repeat customers.
Gertrude is Locally built 26’ Crosby Tug Boat. She has gone through a significant refit, including a new canvas Bimini, Interior Cushions and Curtains, Waterproof exterior seat cushions and Marine Head. She had been sanded in the spring of 2018, primed and had two coats of Interlux Paint on the entire wheel house. Gertrude has a 50 HP Yanmar and lots of storage including a v- berth. We are also including all branding and marketing including website, logos, social media accounts and current customer list.
Due to Covid-19 she has been on the hard for the summer and we will be doing touch up work to her teak toe rail, hand rails along with some deck work that is needed. This is a turnkey operation with a proven business model.
We are looking for someone to build upon what we started and continue to help make memories for guests for years to come. For inquiries, please contact us at .
Family, Friends and Fun !!
Join us for a truly authentic and exclusive Nantucket experience……
The Nantucket Tug Company offers private and fully licensed charters.
Our custom Crosby tugboat, Gertrude, is the perfect charter for small groups of friends, wedding parties, and corporate events. Treat your loved ones and guests to the island with an unforgettable experience on the water. We can accommodate up to six guests along with our captain. Our vessel is Coast Guard certified with all safety equipment to ensure your safety on the water.
Looking for even more fun?
Please contact us for information regarding customized charters for groups up to Twelve guests.
Choose from our three charters, each is a little different.
Cocktails and Charcuterie
Climb aboard and experience our 1 hour and 15 min Private Charter. This is a great option for guests who are looking to experience the harbor and reconnect with friends prior to the beach or before heading to dinner.
Charters depart at 11:30 am. Once aboard, we will offer you our signature Blue Fish pate' and a Charcuterie board including Artisanal meats and cheeses.
Throughout the charter you will be offered your choice of Champy champagne, Rose' and local craft beer from Cisco Brewers.
Hops on the Harbor
This charter perfect for the Craft Beer enthusiast. If cold craft beer and warm breezes sound good, then bring some friends for our 1 hour and 15 min charter. Each week we will introduce a new collection of tasty beers to go along with yummy hand-made pretzels, salty snacks and a festive environment. On board, you will enjoy a variety of craft beers from brewers including 21st Amendment, Cisco Brewers, Shipyard and many more.
This is a great option for couples as there are six individual tickets available for this charter. Charters depart at 1:30 pm and 3:30 pm. $100 per person.
Bubbly at Sunset
Our Private Sunset Charter offers you the chance to soak up the best sunsets on the east coast. Charters depart daily at 6:00 pm. This charter is approximately 1 hour 30 mins.
Once aboard, we will offer you our signature Blue Fish pate' and a Charcuterie board including Artisanal meats and cheeses. You will be welcomed with your choice of Champy champagne, Rose' and local craft beer from Cisco Brewers.
An a la carte Raw Bar menu is also available. Items may include, Shrimp cocktail, Oysters and Tuna Ceviche'. Please ask us about our offerings.