USCG CertificationSailing School Vessel (Subchapter R), Passenger Vessel (Subchapter T)
The 1812 Schooner Porcupine is currently under construction in the Bayfront Maritime Center boatshop in Erie, PA.
Porcupine will sail as the Schoolship for Presque Isle Bay, offering a range of educational, vocational, and recreational opportunities.
Homeport: Erie, Pennsylvania
Sparred Length: 62' 1
LOA: 62' 1
LWL: 31' 11
Beam: 14' 8
Rig height: 53'
Sail Area: 1,368
Program Type: Sail Training
Normal cruising waters: Lake Erie and Presque Isle Bay (summer), TBD (winter)
Season: April - October
Contact: Richard Eisenberg, Founder, Executive Director