Caribbean yacht charter adventures featuring sailing, sightseeing and snorkeling.
A Picnic afloat. A vacation in one day!
A cut above
Boat and Captain
She is grace and beauty
She is fast and comfortable
"It incorporated many of the features used in the 1967 victorious America's Cup defender, "Intrepid". Called the Comanche 42, this new model compiled an outstanding racing record during the season, climaxing its performance by winning the important Chicago-Mackinac race in a fleet of 185 boats. It was selected as "The Great Lakes Boat of the Year" by the Chicago Tribune. "
Purchased new in 1970 by James L. Nelson, High Pockets has been raced around the buoy's, sailed over 70,000 offshore ocean miles and called home for many years of exciting live aboard cruising. Jim has painstakingly maintained her all these many years. High Pockets has never let the Nelsons down and is part of the family.
About the name, High Pockets? You'll just have to sail with us!
Kathleen, a Registered Nurse, earned her sea legs aboard High Pockets beginning in 1986. She and husband Jim have sailed High Pockets over 50,00 0 offshore ocean miles, double handing from down east Maine, to down island West Indies. Live aboard cruisng was their way of life for many years. "What a great ride it's been!", says she.
Kathleen, Coast Guard licensed in 1992, holds a United States Coast Guard 100 Ton Master's License. She has worked with several separate charter boat companies in St. Thomas dating back to 1987.
An avid cook, Kathleen prepares her meals with careful attention to detail. Her love of entertaining and sailing have beckoned Kathleen to this wonderful way of life.Safety and Security: High Pockets is fully surveyed to meet United States Coast Guard standards. In addition, all safety equipment meets, if not exceeds, US Coast Guard standards.