The Open Boat on the David B is our way to say thank you to everyone who has helped us keep our business going and to raise awareness of the options that people have for local and sustainable tourism
Bellingham, WA (PRWEB) April 28, 2010
On Saturday May 1st, from 1-5pm you are invited to visit the Motor Vessel David B for an Open Boat reception. Captain Jeffrey and Christine Smith will be on hand to give tours of the historic 1929 M/V David B and to discuss the upcoming cruises they offer in the San Juan Islands, Inside Passage and Southeast Alaska. At 2pm and 4pm there will be demonstrations of the David B's antique Washington-Estep engine. Northwest Navigation's Christine Smith says, "The Open Boat on the David B is our way to say thank you to everyone who has helped us keep our business going and to raise awareness of the options that people have for local and sustainable tourism."
The David B's Open Boat is happening at Squalicum Harbor Gate 5 Slip D-06. For directions:
Northwest Navigation Co., operates the Motor Vessel David B, and provides specialty cruises in the Inside Passage and Southeast Alaska. The M/V David B is a beautifully restored 65-foot wooden work boat that has been converted to carry up to six passengers at a time. Besides maintaining the David B's classic looks, Captain Jeffrey and Christine Smith also meticulously care for the boat's antique engine, a last-of-its-kind 3-cylinder Washington-Estep. Accommodations include 4 staterooms, three of which have queen-sized beds and one that has two extra-long twin bunks. Each cabin has it's own private head (toilet) and sink. In addition there is a shared bathroom with a full-sized cast iron bathtub/shower. The David B is the perfect alternative to the mainstream cruise ships for anyone searching for a specialized cruise that is out of the ordinary and on an uncommon boat. For more information or reservations Call 877-670-7863 (from N. America), Skype motorvesseldavidb, 360-201-8091 or visit http://northwestnavigation.com/site/.