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Albacore – Capt. Bob Decosta
Straight Wharf, Slip 17
Althea K – Capt. Pete Kaizer
Just Do It Too – Capt. Marc J Genthner
Straight Wharf, Slip 1013
Fishing Tackle & Gear
Bill Fisher Tackle
127 Orange Street
Nantucket Tackle Center
41 Sparks Ave.
Boat Rentals, Boating & Marine Supplies
Brant Point Marine
32 Washington St
Shearwater Excursions Whale, Seal Watch Cruises, and Harbor Cruises
Commercial Wharf and Slip 1012 on Straight Wharf (harbor cruises)
Nantucket Yachts Charters
Specializing in classic wooden boats from Nantucket, Newport and Martha’s Vineyard.
Booking reservations for Opera House Cup Race.
Endeavor Sailing Excursions
Rentals and Lessons
25 Old South Rd
Jetties Beach, Brant Point Windsurfing, sailing lessons, kayak and sailboat rentals
Parks and Recreation Commission
Children’s programs at Jetties Beach and Children’s Beach – tennis lessons, yoga and dance, puppet shows, etc.
Sea Nantucket Kayak Rentals
Washington Street Extension
9 Nobadeer Farm Rd
Eco-guides, summer camp
The Egan Institute of Maritime Studies
4 Winter St
Whaleboat adventures, exhibits, lectures, etc.
Public Golf Courses
12 W. Miacomet Rd
18-hole course and driving range, club house with bar and restaurant.
Siasconset Golf Course
17 South Water St.
1 North Union Street
Movie Hot Line 508-228-4435
New Street, ‘Sconset
4 Vestal St
Aquarium, Loines Observatory, field trips, etc.
15 Broad St
Nantucket Whaling Museum, Research Library, and several historic sites
158 Polpis Road
Exhibits, demonstations, childrens’ program
2 Centre St
33 Bartlett Farm Road
Sandwiches, prepared foods, cakes, groceries, fresh produce & flowers & more.
5 Bartlett Road
Wine, beer and spirits made on site with tastings daily.
1 Backus Lane