b"WWeellccoommeeAbbooaarrdd!! AON BEHALF OF EVERYONE ATThe funny thing is, most peoplecorner of Ocean and South StreetMonhegan joined our fleet last HY-LINE, WELCOME ABOARD!dont know that we, in fact, startedand took notice of how many peo- year, and she sure is a treat to You're going on a trip. Whether itpassenger ferry service to Marthasple would stop for gas and askcruise on. is for a day, a week, or a month, theVineyard first, in 1971. From myhow to get to the Kennedy Com- I hope that you spend some privilege of travel is exciting! Overperspective, a lot of people dontpound. With the purchase of atime reading the following pages the years, we have found thateven realize that we have ferryMaine Coastal Steamer (Pru- about these services which are people travel for a myriad ofservice to the Vineyard. While waydence) and using land they ownedlesser known to the majority, but reasons: to challenge yourself withback in the long ago, we wereat the North End of the Oceanall have a special place in our a new experience, to open yourstrictly seasonal and operatedStreet Dock, Hyannis Harborhearts. mind and allow free time for self- traditional or slow boats to theTours was born. We still operateThis spring, I attended an event reflection,tolearnaboutislands, this Fall will mark 8 yearsnarrated 1-hour Hyannis Harborand had the distinct pleasure of sit-something unfamiliar, to celebrate,thatourislandferryserviceCruises,includingspecialtyting next to Massachusetts Lieu-to relax and escape. Whatever yourtransitioned to all high-speed.cruises like bingo and trivia,tenant Governor, Kim Driscoll. reason, its all positive.Thank you to the Nantucket andduring the summer.What an honor. I fangirled a little. We are proud to be the first andMarthas Vineyard communitiesA few years later, in 1966, theWe were talking about the impor-only year-round high-speed ferryfor allowing us to serve yoursightseeing business expanded totance and ease of traveling by service to Nantucket since 1996.transportation needs for moreincludeDeep-SeaFishingwater and how there is more There has been so much growththan 50 years.excursions as well. Sea Queen is aopportunity for the state to get and development in the ferryWhile the islands are the biggestheadboat, or what some peopleonboard with more water trans-transportation business sinceand most well-known componentscall a party boat. Who doesnt likeportation options. Then she said, that time (nearly 30 years!) andof our business, we also offer a fewa good party? This recreationalThere are no potholes in the we appreciate all the supportother services more in line withfishingboatcruisesoutintoocean. insert Massachusetts pot-weve received from every kind ofsightseeing and experiences.Nantucket Sound for Bottomhole gripes here Thats right, LG!traveler you can imagine. LocalsFrom the North End of theFishing excursions.Finally, thank you for choosing from the Cape and Islands, firstOcean Street Dock in Hyannis, weOur little gem is our Cape Codto travel with us. Our customers timers, domestic and interna- operate Hyannis Harbor CruisesCanal Cruises division in Onset.are the reason for our success, tionaltravelers,four-leggedand Deep-Sea Fishing Trips sea- Did you know weve being doingdecadesofservice,andthe friends (there was even a goatsonally. Fun fact! Hyannis Harborthatfor45years?FromMaylivelihood of our employees.that one time), sports teams, busCruises is how this company gotthrough October, cruise down the tours, those longing for the nos- started, in 1962. Brothers RichardmajesticCapeCodCanalforWishing you smooth sailingtalgia of earlier days Patti Pageand Robert Scudder, graduates ofnarrated sightseeing trips orand following seas, didnt record Old Cape Cod forMassachusetts Maritime Acad- specialty cruises featuring liveBetsy Rich nothing, folks.emy, owned a gas station at themusic during the summer. M/VDirector of Marketing4 This is Hy-Line"