*Available for 75-minute Sail Away Cruise and Parade of Sail
Rig: Topsail schooner
Homeport: Bay City, Michigan
Normal Cruising Waters: Saginaw Bay and Lake Huron
Sparred Length: 85’
Appledore IV is owned and operated by BaySail, a non-profit corporation. To further their mission of fostering environmental stewardship, more than 30,000 K-12 students have taken part in BaySail’s environmental education program Science Under Sail. The students participate in hands-on activities including collecting and analyzing water and sediment while discussing topics like navigation and weather observation.