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About Red Witch
Tall Ship Red Witch has moved her homeport to Kenosha, WI (from Chicago). She was voted Chicago's "Best Tour and Charter Boat" in 2009, 2010 and 2012 (3rd overall). We now sail exclusively from beautiful Kenosha Harbor. Join us for a public sail or reserve a private event. Prices are affordable, starting at $25 per person.
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Reviewed November 5, 2019

Visited Kenosha for a girls trip. We has a great time on the ship!! Drank wine and relaxed, beautiful view!!

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Janina L
Reviewed September 8, 2019

Went on this the other day, to be 100 percent honest I would not go again. You cram onto the wooden ship and once you sit down you’re not allowed to move. They squeeze you in so you are on top of each other. Rather...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Laurie_stevenz
Reviewed August 4, 2019 via mobile

I’m glad I didn’t read the reviews before our cruise. We had the perfect weather for the sail. The Captain was informative about the history of The Red Witch and the crew was helpful. The cruise left on time. The only glitch was we were...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Stephanie1453c
Reviewed July 15, 2019

My wife found this unique cruise while looking for new adventures. Being that the weather changes hourly it seems this year, we waited until the morning to buy tickets. We went down to the location where described, and there was just a banner by the...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank radioguy1007
Reviewed July 14, 2019

Terrible! Bought tickets for my husband for Fathers Day. Whole family going. We waited and waited and no boat! Walked over to the harbor to find the ship docked and locked up. After finding a number to call with the help of a random dock...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 13, 2019

We went out on the 4th of July and had a groupon. It stated 54th at 5th, the Kenosha Harbor, this was confusing as there are no signs up for the Red Witch, we had no idea if we were in the right place or...More

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank Dianabrooker1
Reviewed July 1, 2019 via mobile

We enjoyed a ride with a work group in 2017, and more recently with family. The captain and crew are very friendly and answered many questions about the tall ship and about the lake. The journey lasts about 75 minutes, sailing out almost a mile...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Kenoshashopper42
Reviewed September 30, 2018

Our family drove across state to take a sunset cruise in Lake Michigan on the Red Witch (from Kenosha Wisconsin). It was suppose to be a fun family outing. Instead the captain disrespected me in front of my family. At the end of the sail...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank davedavis2018
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

We were under motor most of the time even though there seemed to be a decent breeze. You are packed in on the boat like sardines. You sit and don’t move the entire time. Some if the seats are very uncomfortable. The crew was very...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ChristineK741
Reviewed June 14, 2018 via mobile

As the fog rolled in the Captain enlightened us with the science of sailing. He was so involved his hat blew over board. Our group enjoyed ringing the bell ever minute due to the fog. Since we had scouts on board many of us were...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Was booked as a group so I have no clue. Sorry
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Response from Gadfly1111 | Reviewed this property |
.We sail from Kenosha and Racine (NOT Chicago). Sails are 70 minutes.
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