Ship profile for the sailing ship: "Wolf"

Technical data of the sailing ship:

Registered port:Key West
Year built:1982-1983
Yard:Willis Ray, Panama City, FL
Overall length:22.55 m
Length (hull):19.20 m
Breadth:4.60 m
Draught:2.00 m
Sail area:232 m2
Ship's hull:Stahl / Steel
Power:216 PS
Engine:Detroit Diesel, GV53

Portrait of the sailing ship:

Last update: 01 Nov 2007

  • built in 1982-1983 in Panama City, Florida by Master builder Willis Ray and Finbar Gittelman, designed by Merit Walter as a Norfolk Rover class steel hull schooner patterned after the blockade runners that plied the waters of the Florida Straits, Caribbean Sea and Atlantic Ocean in the 19th century.
  • owned and operated by Key West Packet Lines, Inc., available for private charter on dockside receptions, day sails and sunset cruises.
  • has been operating in Key West for twenty years, participation in local harbor parades and traditional events, including the Conch Republic Independence Celebration's Great Battle, the Conch Republic Fourth of July Naval Parade, and Key West's Pirates in Paradise Festival, OpSail Miami 2000, sailed extensively the waters of the Bahamas, Caribbean and Gulf of Mexico; used in many films and documentaries.


Website (English, 21 Oct 2007):
Schooner Wolf: charter information, basic technical specification, photos, contact