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Mystic Shipyard
17 Connecticut - Fishers Island Sound
Navigational Information
Lat: 41°20.616' N Long: 71°58.435' W  Tide: 3.5 ft.  Current: n/a Chart: 13214
Rep. Depths (MLW): Entry: 18 ft. Fuel Dock: n/a Max Slip/Moor: 15 ft./8 ft.
Access: Fishers Island Sound to Mystic River along Western shore

Marina Facilities (In Season/Off Season)
Fuel: No
Slips: 155 Total, 25 Transient  Max LOA: 150 ft.  Max Beam: 25 ft.
  Rate (per ft.): Day $2.25  Week Inq.  Month n/a
  Power: 30 amp $7, 50 amp $10, 100 amp n/a, 200 amp n/a
  Cable TV: No  Dockside Phone: No
  Dock Type: Wood, Long Fingers, Fixed, Pilings
Moorings: 0 Total  Launch: n/a, Dinghy Dock
  Rate: Day n/a  Week n/a  Month n/a
Heads: 10 Toilet(s), 10 Shower(s) (with dressing rooms)
Internet: No  Laundry: 4 Washer(s), 4 Dryer(s)
Pump-Out: On-Site, n/a Central, n/a InSlip  Fee: Free  Closed Heads: No

Marina Operations
Owner/Manager: O: Jeff Marshall; M: Tim Porter  Dockmaster: Glen Henry
In-Season: Year-Round, 8am-5pm  Off-Season: n/a
After-Hours Arrival: Call ahead
Reservations: Yes, Preferred  Credit Cards: Visa/MC, Discover
Discounts: Boat/US  Dockage: n/a  Fuel: n/a  Repair: n/a
Pets: Welcome, Dog Walk Area  Handicap Access: Yes, Heads, Docks
Mystic Shipyard
100 Essex Street, West Mystic, CT  06388
Tel: (860) 536-6588  VHF: Monitor Ch. 68  Talk Ch. 68
Fax: (860) 536-7081  Alternate Tel: (860) 536-6588
Email: info@mysticshipyard.com  Web: www.mysticshipyard.com
Nearest Town: Mystic (1 mi.)  Tourist Info: (860) 572-9578

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Marina Services and Boat Supplies
Services - Docking Assistance, Dock Carts, Trash Disposal, Security, Boaters' Lounge  Communication - Data Ports, Fax, Phone Message, Mail Package Hold, FedEx, UPS, DHL, Express Mail  Supplies - On Site: Ice Block, Ice Cube, Ice Block, Ice Cube   On Call: CNG(Brewer), CNG(Brewer)   Near: Marine Discount Store (Sailing Specialties 536-4974), Marine Discount Store (Sailing Specialties 536-4974)   1-3 Miles: Bait/Tackle (Shaffers 536-8713), Propane, Bait/Tackle (Shaffers 536-8713), Propane   3+ Miles: West Marine (536-1455, 5 mi.), West Marine (536-1455, 5 mi.)  
Boatyard Services
On Site: Wash/Wax, Electronics Repairs, Refrigeration, Brightwork, Electrical Repairs, Hull Repairs, Engine Mechanic - Diesel, Bottom Cleaning, Forklift (5T), Rigger, Interior Cleaning, A/C, Awlgrip, Divers, Woodwork, Electronic Sales, Travelift (50T), Props, Engine Mechanic - Gas, Travelift (50T), Forklift (5T), Engine Mechanic - Gas, Engine Mechanic - Diesel, Electrical Repairs, Electronic Sales, Electronics Repairs, Hull Repairs, Rigger, Divers, Bottom Cleaning, Brightwork, A/C, Refrigeration, Wash/Wax, Interior Cleaning, Props, Woodwork, Awlgrip   On Call: Metal Fabrication, Canvas Work, Upholstery, Inflatable Repairs, Sail Loft, Life Raft Serv, Sail Loft, Canvas, Inflatable Repairs, Life Raft Serv, Upholstery, Metal Fabrication   Yard Rates: $80/hr., Haul & Launch $16/ft.(blocking Incl.), Power Wash $2/ft., Bottom Paint $16/ft., (paint included)  Storage: In-Water $32  
Restaurants and Accommodations
Under 1 Mile: Restaurant (Capt. Daniel Packer Inne ()536-3555, L: $6-13, D: $15-24), Pizzerias (Mystic Pizza 536-7688, L: $6-16, D: $6-16), (Portuguese Fisherman 536-9300), (Voodoo Grill 572-4422), (Zhang's ()572-5725), Motel (Comfort Inn 572-8531, $50-150)   1-3 Miles: Restaurant (41 Degrees North 536-9821), Inn/B&B (Harbour Inn & Cottage ()-572-9253, $70-300), Inn/B&B (Inn at Mystic 536-9604, $85-275)  
Recreation and Entertainment
On Site: Grills, Picnic Area, Pool, Pool, Picnic Area, Grills    Under 1 Mile: Fitness Center (Community Center 536-3575), Fitness Center (Community Center 536-3575), Video Rental, Museum, Special Events    1-3 Miles: Boat Rentals (Small boats/kayaks), Dive Shop, Fishing Charter, Playground, Tennis Courts, Playground, Dive Shop, Tennis Courts, Boat Rentals (Small boats/kayaks), Fishing Charter, Attractions, Sightseeing    3+ Miles: Golf Course (Pequot G.C. 535-1898, 5 mi.), Golf Course (Pequot G.C. 535-1898, 5 mi.), Cinema (4 mi.)  
 
Provisioning and General Services
Near: Bakery (Mystic Market), Gourmet Shop (Mystic Market 536-1500), Gourmet Shop (Mystic Market 536-1500), Bakery (Mystic Market)   Under 1 Mile: Convenience Store (K & L), Deli, Fishmonger, Liquor Store (M.R. Wine and Spirits 536-9463), Wine/Beer (K & L Food Store 791-2099), Deli, Liquor Store (M.R. Wine and Spirits 536-9463), Fishmonger, Bookstore (Bank Square Books 536-3795), Library (536-7721), Post Office, Post Office, Library (536-7721), Bookstore (Bank Square Books 536-3795)   1-3 Miles: Deli (Old Heidelberg 463-3880), Farmers' Market (across from A&P, Thu 3-6pm), Health Food, Liquor Store (Twin Oaks 792-6059), Supermarket (McQuades, A&P 536-5813), Supermarket (Winn-Dixie 763-2191), Supermarket (McQuades, A&P 536-5813), Health Food, Farmers' Market (across from A&P, Thu 3-6pm), Bank/ATM, Barber, Hair Salon, Clothing Store, Biz Services (Mystic Publications 536-2616), Florist, Hardware Store (True Value 536-9601), Pharmacy (CVS 536-5628), Bank/ATM, Hair Salon, Barber, Pharmacy (CVS 536-5628), Hardware Store (True Value 536-9601), Florist, Clothing Store, Biz Services (Mystic Publications 536-2616)  
Transportation
On Site: Bikes (Mystic Community Bike free with deposit and ID)   On Call: Rental Car (Enterprise 536-6829 or Avis 445-8585, 6mi.), Rental Car (Enterprise 536-6829 or Avis 445-8585, 6mi.)   Near: Bus (Mystic Trolley), Bus (Mystic Trolley)   1-3 Miles: Bikes (Mystic Cycle 572-7433), InterCity Bus (SEAT Bus), Rail (Amtrack), Bikes (Mystic Cycle 572-7433), InterCity Bus (SEAT Bus), Rail (Amtrack)   3+ Miles: Ferry (Cross Sound Ferry, 10 mi.), Ferry (Cross Sound Ferry, 10 mi.)  Airport: T.F. Green (42 mi.)
Medical Services
911 Service On Call: Ambulance   1-3 Miles: Chiropractor, Dentist (Curtiss 536-7447), Doctor (Doron 536-2995), Veterinarian (Noank-Mystic 536-6656)   Hospital: Lawrence & Memorial 437-8101 (10 mi.)
Setting — Just below the railroad bridge, on the western shore of Mystic Harbor, the docks of Mystic Shipyard fan out from the tip of pretty Willow Point. The distinctive all-glass, semi-circular dormers of the contemporary club house are easily visible as you approach.

Marina Notes — New riverfront pool with stone pavers on deck in 2001. South of all the bridges. The historic Mystic Shipyard first opened its doors in 1843, building schooners and iron-clad ships. At the turn of the century, after completing the last 5-masted 249/ft. coastal schooner, Jennie Dubois, it became a yacht building center. In the 1940's the Mystic Shipyard built sea sleds for recreational purposes and also as tenders for presidential yachts. Today, it's a full-service marina and boatyard providing complete shipwright, fiberglass, painting, mechanical and electrical services. Bought in 1997 by a consortium including Noank Village boatyard & Sailing Specialties, which embarked on a program of major upgrading. They also own former Mystic Cove, now renamed Mystic Shipyard East. The club house has a large & airy banquet facility with views of the marina and harbor and is also home to the Mystic River Yacht Club.. It accommodates up to 200; The Market provides catering.

Notable — A mile walk to the heart of Downtown Mystic, a 1.75 mi. trolley ride to the Mystic Seaport and 2 mi. to the Aquarium. Alternatively, dinghy up the River to downtown's Mystic River Park (on the east side just below the bascule bridge), and then farther up, to Mystic Seaport (near the North Gate). The galleries and studios of the Mystic Art Association - 11am-5pm - are an easy walk (they're also available for special events). Downtown Mystic offers a plethora of shops, eateries, and things to do. Trolley service to Amtrak, Downtown, the Seaport, Aquarium, Mistick Village, McQuade's Supermarket and West Marine.
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