MS Office: 228-424-3768
(9am to 5 pm Central)
Call soon, to ensure the
availability of your preferred dates.
We want to introduce ourselves, and let you get
to know us, and all about the Nimble Nomad
Trawlers we are so excited about offering for
charter. A short phone call is usually the best
way for us to help you start your cruise
planning. We want to assist you in planning a
most memorable vacation along the magnificent
New York State Canal System. You can also email us your cruising
STEP TWO: PRINT THIS PAGE / FORMS
Discuss this questionnaire with us, and let us
get to know you better. We'll help you with any
answers you're unsure about over the phone. This
information will help us tailor your cruise
specifically for you and your mate, and it will
allow us to verify the availability of your
preferred cruise-week(s), before you send in
• A reservation is made with a deposit of your
check or money order for $500.00.
• Make checks payable to CRUISE-USA, LLC. Balance
is due no later than 90 days prior to hire.
Note: If your desired dates are within 90 days,
call us for deposit / confirmation details
Mail both the above form, and your check to:
CRUISE-USA, LLC 406 Mc. Namee Ave. Ocean
Springs, MS 39564
You will receive a written confirmation of your
requested dates, and a complete hire contract by
return mail. In addition, you will receive our
canal cruise planning package, with charts and
information to start planning your cruise
vacation. If you prefer, we offer planned
itineraries that detail our favorite places to
visit along the canal. We'll let you know where
the most complete docking facilities are
located, with electricity, water, restrooms, and
showers. We will suggest our favorite places to
eat, stores to get provisions, and where to
sample the local fare on your cruise. We'll also
suggest the sites to see, and all the things you
shouldn't miss during your cruise.
STEP FOUR: COMPLETE, SIGN, AND RETURN THE HIRE
Mail your signed hire contract, and include your
check for the balance due, no later that 90 days
prior to the charter. Upon receipt, we will mail
you additional materials, and an informative
guide detailing the operation of the Nimble
Nomad Trawler you've hired.
STEP FIVE: PREPARE FOR A WONDERFUL VACATION
Plan a rough itinerary with the planning package
we sent you. Or just plan on using one of our
leisurely paced "float-plans" if you like. Call
us if you have questions, we're glad to help you
with every aspect of your trip. Pack your
comfortable, casual boating clothes, and camera;
and prepare yourself for a great vacation. Most
of our clients arrive in Hibiscus Harbor Marina
in Union Springs, New York, the evening before
their charter begins. We can recommend some fine
local hotels and some terrific dining
opportunities right in the area. We'll look
forward to meeting you at 2pm, at the Hibiscus
Harbor Marina. Your introduction and orientation
cruise is very straight forward, and then you're
off to start your personal cruise.
SOME DETAILS YOU’LL WANT TO KNOW:
HIRE PERIOD: 7 days / 7 Nights....Departures are
on Saturdays at 2 pm, with the boat returned,
cleaned, and vacated by 10 am on the following
Saturday. The boat is returned to the point of
Note: Multi-Week charters are available, call us
for details and the savings on these.
The following charges apply to cancellations
received within these periods:
• Fewer than 45 days prior to hire = 100% of
• 46-90 days prior = 50% of fare
• 90 or more days prior = 15% of fare.
• Cancellation insurance information will be
provided with your hire contract.
• A SECURITY DEPOSIT of $500 will be held by
CRUISE-USA at the time of hire.
INSURANCE: Liability coverage is required(approx.
$100.00 / boat / week.)
RESTRICTIONS: CRUISE-USA will restrict cruising on Seneca,
Cayuga, Oneida lakes, and Lake Ontario in New
York, or in the Gulf of Mexico. Exceptions must
be pre-approved in advance, in writing, by
PETS: Unfortunately, we can't allow your pets to join
SMOKING We offer NON-SMOKING vessels only.
"Best vacation of my life" ...Bob K
“Booking a great adventure was as easy as
the phone” ...Ron H
“Our vessel was well prepared and perfectly suited to a great
vacation on 3 separate charters" ...Steve B