Catamaran Sailing - BVI Charter

Steppin Up Catamaran

Steppin Up Catamaran, a 43' Leopard Catamaran, you’ll be sure to find a favorite spot to relax and enjoy each and every day.  When wind permits we have “Movie Night” on the bow, via our onboard projector. Do as much or as little as you like, in, on, or off the water - on the Steppin Up Catamaran.

Steppin Up Catamaran

43' Leopard Catamaran
3 queen cabins/head
Year round BVI/USVI

Symbols - Half Board - Individual
Steppin Up Catamaran

3 queen cabins/head

WiFi Internet: Onboard WiFi
Air Conditioning: Full
Salon Stereo
Salon TV
Deck Shower
Hair Dryer
Board Games
Sun Awning
Ice Maker
A/C after dark upon request

Water Sports:
1 & 2 Man Kayak
Knee Board - Floating Mats
Snorkel Gear - Tube
Underwater Camera - Fishing Gear
Fishing Rods 
Two Stand Up Paddle Boards
AFT Mahogany Sun deck / swim platform with cushions
Hookah System for breathing underwater for two
Sub Wing - Zayack sea sled

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Meet your Steppin Up Catamaran Crew:  Captain Bill Wilson and First Mate Michelle Emmons

steppin up crewCaptain Bill Wilson has been sailing for over 35 years. Destinations included Croatia, Tahiti, Bora Bora, Bermuda and the Caribbean Islands. The winter of 2011-2012 was spent sailing sites throughout the Windward and Leeward Islands, the USVI’s, the BVI’s as well as the Bahamas. The summer, months were spent sailing the east coast of the US, the Chesapeake Bay, in and around New Jersey, New York Harbor and the Hudson River to a total of over 3000 miles for the year.
Captain Bill recently retired from 35 years in the Heating and Cooling industry and as owner and operator of several restaurants for over 15 years. He’s a Licensed Contractor in Refrigeration and Plumbing as well as a certified Electrician and HVAC Technician. He is a veteran of the US Navy and holds a USCG Captains 50 Ton Certification.

Michelle Emmons First mate and Cook has logged over 5000 miles on the water. With over 35 years of experience in the kitchen, ranging from intimate multi-course meals, to banquets for up to 100 people. Her passion for cooking and baking comes to fruition in the Galley.  Michelle retired as a technology coordinator and computer teacher of 17 years. She had also coached competitive gymnastics & volleyball for over a decade. Michelle is a free-lance artist & maintains this status on a contractual basis.

Bill and Michelle are life-long athletes. They were both active and long time volunteers in numerous community organizations. Their years of experience working with people is coupled with a sincere desire to cater to your comfort. You will be happy to spend your vacation aboard Steppin Up with Capt’n Bill and Michelle.

Steppin Up Catamaran Sample Menu


On Steppin Up you may choose to enjoy a full breakfast every day
Omelets and Eggs made to order
Gourmet French Toast & Pancakes • Fritatta • Crepes • Breakfast Meats • Quiche
Fresh Fruit • Yogurt • Juices
Homemade Muffins & Breads • Bagels • Toast • Syrups and Spreads
Keurig, Perked or French Press Coffee and a variety of Teas
Hot or Cold cereal upon request


Encrusted Mahi Mahi with Ratatouille
Select Fish with Crab Stuffing and Steamed Vegetables
Salmon & Apricot Glaze, Wild Rice & Vegetable Medley
Grilled Steak with Mushrooms & Onions
Rutabaga Potatoes and Steamed Vegetable
Tuna Tataki with Shrimp Fried Rice and SnowPeas
Glazed Pork Chops or Loin with Sauerkraut
Applesauce Chutney & Potato Pancakes

(Served Hot and Cold)

Hot Turkey, Cranberry Sauce on Homemade Stuffing Bread
Chicken Caesar Salad and Homemade Crisps
Jersey Michelle’s Philly Cheesesteak Wraps
Capt’n Cowboy’s Surf-n-Turf Chili
Cheeseburgers in Paradise
Stuffed Portobello over Lentils
Braised Chicken Fillet Sandwiches
Flounder Wraps with Spinach and Honey Mustard
Chicken Oregano with String Bean and Potato Salad
Grilled Ribs and Picnic Fixin’s
Grilled Ham & Cheese Sandwiches
Asian Lunch Specialties


Dark Chocolate Screwball Cake with Whipped Cream
Gingerbread Cake with Lemon Sauce
World’s Best Strawberry Shortcake
Michelle’s Famous Apple Pie
Orange Kiss-Me Cake - Custard & Fruit Tart
Italian Cheesecake - Peanut Butter Pie
A Variety of YachtMade Cookies
Gourmet Apples - Cream Puffs

Steppin Up Catamaran Weekly Charter Rates: 

   2 guests  3 guests 4 guests 5 guests 6 guests
2016/17  $10,500  $11,250  $11,500 $12,250 $12,750

Christmas/New Years Charters - $14250 - flat rate.

Child discount of $150 per child under 14, must be accompanied by parent

Sleep aboard $200 per stateroom includes breakfast and an early start.

Half Board: $100 discount per person, rate includes 7 breakfasts, 4 lunches and three dinners, offered for 7 Night charters only.

Pick ups in Virgin Gorda, PR or St Croix add $500