Two day cruise for Valentines Day 2011

January 15th, 2011

Valentine’s Weekend Cruise

If you are looking for a romantic get-away, grab your sweetheart and join us for a weekend of seaside exploration, fine dining and fun as we embark on a two-day Valentine’s cruise to Sausalito, February 12-13.

We’ll leave Marina Bay in Richmond on Saturday morning (2/12), head out across the Bay, pass by Angel Island through Raccoon Strait and tie up at Schoonmaker Marina in Sausalito. After a quick lunch on board, you’ll be free to set out on foot to explore the diverse sights of Sausalito, from Galilee Harbor with its eclectic houseboats to the informative and fascinating Bay Model. Or head downtown to window shop. Or stop by the Sausalito Cruising Club to enjoy a libation and some sea shanties. Or rent a sea kayak and explore Richardson Bay. It’s all up to you.

Enjoy a romantic dinner in town, take a moonlit stroll back to the boat and retire to your private stateroom for a cozy night’s sleep on the water.

After Sunday breakfast on board, we’ll pull up the dock lines, raise the sails, head out across “the slot” toward San Francisco, and run along the city front where you’ll have views of San Francisco that you can’t get anywhere else. We’ll round Alcatraz and set our sights on our home port to return by 4pm.

This will be one Valentine’s weekend to remember, so don’t miss the chance to make it YOUR memory.

The trip includes:
Two sailing days aboard “Kuani”, a Cascade 42-ft ketch with Captain Ken and First Mate Janis
Lunch/appetizers: Saturday and Sunday
Breakfast: Sunday
Drinks: Saturday and Sunday
Overnight stay aboard “Kuani” in Sausalito

The cost is $200/person ($400/couple) for this two-day cruise. We think you’ll agree this is a great value for a night’s stay in Sausalito with a lot of adventure included.

A Day on the Bay, January 2011

January 15th, 2011

Like a restless pony, Kuani is tugging at her slip lines anxious to get back out and frolic on the Bay! Join us on January 29 as we hoist the sails and put her through her paces for a day of Bay sailing.

The fun starts at 10am when you meet us at the dock in Marina Bay, Richmond. We’ll head out for a tour of the central Bay where we’ll enjoy spectacular views of San Franscisco, Angel Island, Alcatraz, the bridges, Marin Headlands, Port of Oakland….Who knows? Maybe we’ll even spot some dolphins! After a full day of galloping about the Bay, we’ll return to Marina Bay by 4pm.

Bring a bag lunch and your beverage of choice (ice chest/refrigerator will be available on board). Remember to dress warm (pretend you’re going to the slopes!) and wear non-marking soled shoes. The cost is $80/person. Reserve your spot soon before it’s too late!

Happy New Year!

January 5th, 2011

Welcome to 2011!

This year we hope to expand our charter schedule by offering bi-monthly sailing trips on the San Francisco Bay. Our first trip took place over New Years Eve, and included an overnight stay in Berkeley and a walk out to the end of the Berkeley Fishing Pier to watch the NYE fireworks display. A grand time was had by all who participated (crew included past participants and active crew as well). We’ll be posting our schedule as soon as it is finalized, but our next trip is gearing up as you read this!

Saturday, January 29th, join us for a day on the Bay! Kuani departs Richmond at 10:00 am and tour the Golden Gate Bridge and San Francisco city-front before returning to Richmond around 4:00 pm. Contact us for more details!

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Kuani vlog – Blister repair part two

December 23rd, 2010

Kuani vlog – Blister Repair part one

December 23rd, 2010

Vlogs resume!

December 16th, 2010

After a bit of a hiatus, Kuani vlogs are back in post production. Watch for more updates on our refit in the coming weeks!

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Celebrator Beer News Interview with Ken Grossman

October 21st, 2010

Another installment from our partnership with Celebrator Beer News, an interview with Sierra Nevada Brewing Company founder Ken Grossman has been published. Shot in Chico, California on September 3rd, Tom Dalldorf, publisher of Celebrator, talks with Ken about his history and philosophies:

A Conversation with Ken Grossman from Wing and Wing Productions on Vimeo.

Kuani vlog – Finish the keel, start the blisters

October 7th, 2010

Kuani vlog – meet Feral, a Caulkins 40

September 13th, 2010

Sierra Nevada Brewery Beer Camp

September 11th, 2010

Wing and Wing Productions has teamed up with Celebrator Beer News to bring you coverage of the Sierra Nevada Beer Camp. The first video shows the Camp attendees breaking into a song about Sierra Nevada Brews. You can watch it here: