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Island Cat is a beautiful and spacious sailing catamaran. Her twin hulls are 30 feet wide, which reduces rocking, and provides a much more stable platform than other cruising boats.
Captain, deckhand-chef, and hostess - Safety equipment – Service boat or boats are in attendance at all times - Fresh water showers, outside and inside - Full galley-kitchen – Large inside cabin areas – Private bathrooms - Swim steps for easy access to water
Private Charters & Public Excursions
Island Cat is routinely scheduled for public excursions, such as: Swimming with Whale Sharks, Baja Remote Beaches, Swimming with Tropical fish and Sea Lions, Isla Espiritu Santo (Holy Spirit Island) expeditions, AND for private charter by the day, week, or month, for scientific research, educational excursions, and for romantic dinner cruises. Sunbathing, fishing, and snorkeling, are all a part of the daily cruise experience, as are expeditions to deserted island beaches, scuba diving, and much, much more.
Isla Espiritu Santo (Holy Spirit Island), is a beautiful two-hour sailing cruise from the idyllic seaside city La Paz, Mexico. This island, along with several smaller ones nearby, is an UNESCO protected biosphere. Access to the islands is closely controlled. Island Cat has permission to take guests for eco-friendly exploring, educational activities, snorkeling, or just hanging out on a beautiful isolated pristine beach.
Terry has owned and operated large yachts for over forty years. In addition, he has been an aircraft pilot for forty years. Terry loves people, and he loves the water.
Chris is a skilled sailor and captain. He earned his 100-ton Master's Captain license from the U.S. Coast Guard. Chris is Homeland Security authorized to access secured areas in harbors and protected zones throughout the U.S.
Mariana is a Marine Biologist and Padi Dive Instructor. (PADI MSDT # 312632) She is not just a Dive Master, she is qualified to certify Dive Masters. Mariana is Island Cat's snorkel instructor.
Leo is a skilled deckhand, a competitive free-diver, scuba dive instructor, and tour guide. Leo has been driving dive boats since he was eight years old for his family’s scuba business. He is multilingual, and a fun, friendly, and knowledgeable tour guide.
Christine is Island Cat's office manager and all around do-everything woman. She grew up speaking four languages. Christine attended college in Germany. She is the daughter of a prominent marine biologist, and a graduate in graphic arts.
Scott is a USCG 100-ton Master Captain, AND an amazing chef. Scott was a paramedic for 17 years before sailing his ketch to La Paz some years back. Everyone loves Scott. A great sense of humor and a solid sailor.
Tony is Island Cat's web master as well as video producer.