Day & Overnight Excursions

Captain For Hire

You can hire Captain Erik to be your captain for Day Trips or overnight excursions. Captain Erik is also available for long excursions.

If you’re thinking about hiring a Captain because you want some relief on an unfamiliar trip, Captain Erik can help you out. Captain Erik can also help you to locate and commission crew members if you need to hire deckhands.

OR perhaps your thinking about buying a boat or bought a yacht and now you need to get it home. Even perhaps worse case scenario, you had to abandon your vessel somewhere do to weather, time or mechanical breakdown. And now you need to get the boat to the intended destination.

Now all you need is knowledge of maintenance, weather, the ocean and some boat handling skills and time. Fortunately, Yacht delivery Captain Erik moves sailing or power yachts from one destination to another on the water and on their own hulls. We offer yacht deliveries moving sailing vessels & motor yachts for the owner to use, enjoy, race or charter in their home cruising grounds or move your vessel to a warmer climate for a season. Once the season is over the yacht can then be returned to it’s home cruising grounds.

Captain for hire Erik Gerace is a professional licensed Captain based in Florida. Available to accompany you on a passage to provide owner assisted as well as unassisted vessel, yacht, and boat deliveries.

Hire Captain Erik for safe dependable yacht deliveries, owner vessel relocation, boat shows, vacation destinations and vessel sea trials for new and used sales purchases.

Consider hiring Captain Erik for moving boats around the Gulf, Atlantic, Florida or the Caribbean. Captain Erik is a skilled professional captain hired to pilot a vessel to a preferred destination or anchorage ensuring the safety of the yacht and guests.

Captain Erik is more than willing to be an instructional Captain as well. Providing knowledgeable information regarding training to owners and guest such as vessel orientation, hands-on training and instruction for the new owners. As well as EXPERT navigational charting, plotting and general boat handling skills. Captain Erik is more than willing to show children old enough to handle a vessel under supervision how to drive a boat. Imagine a kid coming back to school after a vacation stating to their friends that the “went on a yacht”. Even BETTER when the child can say “they DROVE the Yacht”! A memory that will last a lifetime!

If you need to hire a Captain for local delivery and assisted passages with owner training underway. Or you need to hire a captain for long distance delivery and assisted passages with owner training underway.

Hire Captain Erik if you want or need to hire a captain for local boat delivery without the owner aboard, or for a long distance delivery without the owner aboard. Yacht delivery Captain for hire – Captain Erik is available and capable to master your vessel or to act as a relief captain.

Captain for Hire Erik Gerace is not a retiree or a hobbyist! When you Hire Captain Erik you are hiring a professional Captain, resulting in professional service. Captain Erik is a highly experienced Captain available for delivery, relocation, relief, chartering, instruction and familiarization. Conveniently based in the Florida panhandle. Performing EXPERT Captain Services and yacht deliveries for various motor and sailing vessels, and will shuttle boats throughout the eastern seaboard to the Gulf coast including all of Florida as well as the Okeechobee waterway or the beautiful straits of Florida. Captain Erik possess extensive deck knowledge & mechanical and other ship systems as well as vessel maintenance and troubleshooting, ability to diagnose mechanical problems and keeping them small before subsequent damage results.

If Captain Erik happens to be booked at the time you’re needing to hire a captain we will attempt to refer you to some other experienced licensed captains.