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Sunset Schooner Sail

This is something everyone should do at least once. The Roseway is only on St. Croix in the winter (arrives in Dec and leaves sometime in the spring). It feels wonderful to be... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 7, 2015
Christiansted, St. Croix
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Christiansted, St. Croix
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

This is something everyone should do at least once. The Roseway is only on St. Croix in the winter (arrives in Dec and leaves sometime in the spring). It feels wonderful to be out on the open water on this boat!

2 Thank LaughingGullSTX
Wood River, Illinois
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35 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

We went through Sweet Bottom Dive Center with Mel and Greg. What a experience. You get to raise the huge sails and here about the history of the boat. Highly recommend this.

1 Thank beachbunny19
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29 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Delightful sunset cruise on a restores schooner ......passengers can relax or help with raising the sails. Proceeds from the ticket price help to fund the Rosway's educational programs for youth. Well-trained staff is welcoming and extremely informative

1 Thank AnnP55
Hays, Kansas
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

What a great mission statement! They offer this experience to under served youth who would otherwise not be given this opportunity! They also give experience to students working towards their sailing goals! We even got to help the crew put up the masts! Wow that's a lot of work and we really weren't doing the brunt of it! Beautiful sailing... More 

2 Thank Jennplyr112
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35 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

We spent a great afternoon in St. Croix sailing the Roseway which is a beautiful old restored schooner that is part of the World Ocean School. The captain and crew were talented and personable and passengers were invited to help raise the sails. No mean feat. The winds were blowing and seas were high which gave us a true sense... More 

3 Thank midwestmel
St. Croix
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We have been on the Roseway many times and enjoyed it every time. It is a relaxing sail that gives you a chance to see St. Croix from a different perspective. You really see how large this island is when you are at sea. The crew is wonderful and they have lots of info and historical stories to share. If... More 

3 Thank Islanddebbie
Springfield, Illinois
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154 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

The Roseway is only in St. Croix a few months a year from January until April, when they move up to Boston. They are an educational boat for a non-profit called World Ocean School. The crew on the boat are college age or just older people who spend six months to a year of two sailing her before moving on... More 

4 Thank Melston
Ludington, Michigan
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22 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2013

The Roseway is a beautiful wooden ship. 137 feet long and still operated in the original way. Passengers get to help hoist the sails. Trip is 2 1/2 hours long. Great way to see the coast of St. Croix. Left at 4pm and returned at 6:30 pm so we say the sun setting over the island. Smooth sailing all the... More 

2 Thank BKSchmidt
Richmond, Virginia
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2013

Friends gave us this sunset cruise as a gift for our birthdays. Incredible ship, crew is fantastic and knowledgeable, and the Captain is a real professional. Great cruise (wish it were longer) for a great cause. A "must-do" when visiting St Croix.

2 Thank reld2011_13
Christiansted, St. Croix
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2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2012

Roseway is the BEST activity on St. Croix. The captain is SO good with kids; the whole experience is SO interactive. May they stay forever!!

2 Thank Marjorie00822

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