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On The Wind Sailing Cruises

104 Marina Dr, New Bern, NC 28560-7231
+1 252-670-3047
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East Carolina Sailing

Went out for my first lesson with Cpt Mike on june 28th on his 27 foot cruiser. I kayak but it was... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2018
angylionhutto
via mobile
2016 - No Longer in Business

We called today to see about making a reservation for this summer only to find out that the owners... read more

Reviewed 26 March 2016
OlliHey
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29 Jun 2018
“East Carolina Sailing”
25 Mar 2016
“2016 - No Longer in Business”
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104 Marina Dr, New Bern, NC 28560-7231
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+1 252-670-3047
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Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Went out for my first lesson with Cpt Mike on june 28th on his 27 foot cruiser. I kayak but it was my first time on a sailboat. What a fantastic day! Cpt Mike was an amazing instructor. Vast knowledge of sailing , weather, wind...More

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Reviewed 26 March 2016

We called today to see about making a reservation for this summer only to find out that the owners have retired and this business is no longer active. The woman on the phone was extremely helpful and referred us to a few other companies who...More

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Reviewed 23 November 2014

I have been a sailor for many years, but my 8 year old adopted grandson had never been out sailing until I took him to New Bern. We sailed together on Nirvana so he got to personally experience the thrill of sailing. My thanks to...More

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Reviewed 19 November 2014

My wife and I have sailed with Malinda since she first began her sailing business venture. All of our children with spouses and grand children have very much enjoyed sailing with Malinda. We have sailed every year with Malinda "On the Wind" for more than...More

2  Thank Roger S
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Reviewed 12 November 2014

We had a wonderful time sailing with Captain Malinda Cayton. She is knowledgeable and shares her knowledge of sailing and the area. It was more than relaxing. The sloop is clean and comfortable. We didn't bring snacks, but could've. I got to steer the during...More

1  Thank Anita11092014
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Reviewed 5 November 2014

My dad and I had a great experience with Captain Malinda Cayton on her 43 foot sailboat "Nirvana". We took the early afternoon sailing cruise; needed only a light jacket and sunglasses. The boat was beautiful; easy to board and very comfortable for all ages....More

Thank Mark A
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Reviewed 28 October 2014

Dian & Ferne What a splendidly delightful sunset cruise we had with Melinda on the Nirvana. The sailboat was in tip top shape and the captain, Melinda, was most knowledgeable about every aspect of sailing and was very willing to share her knowledge. It was...More

1  Thank defer0
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Reviewed 20 October 2014

Skipper Malinda Cayton made our evening, sunset sailing experience a very pleasurable trip on the "Nirvana." She is an extremely warm, knowledgeable U.S. Coast Guard Licensed Captain, and she makes everyone feel safe and comfortable aboard her vessel. The 43' Nirvana is small enough for...More

Thank Susan & Larry K
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Reviewed 19 October 2014

My wife booked us on the sunset cruise as part of a surprise birthday date she had planned for me. It was an overall outstanding experience and we were more then pleased. The "Nirvana" is a beautiful, very clean and well kept vessel and the...More

Thank Brian L
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Reviewed 19 October 2014

I've been on several cruise boats in the area. I liked this the most because it's small and low key. Malinda will give you some sailing basics and let you take the helm, if you like. You can also lounge on the deck with your...More

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