NauticShare is a boat membership company that makes sailing and powerboating affordable and hassle-free. With boats located at ports in Texas and California, NauticShare provides access to a nautical experience in the waters of the Gulf Coast and the Pacific Ocean.NauticShare is designed to meet the needs of boating enthusiasts and those interested in enjoying the adventure of the open water without having to deal with the expense of owning and maintaining a yacht or sailboat of their own. The company offers a three-tiered membership plan that can make sailing possible for as little as $395 per month. NauticShare’s basic package, the Explorer, covers all harbor fees, boat maintenance, and insurance costs, and gives members access to their fleet three times every month. The most full-featured package, the Navigator, allows up to 14 cruises per month. The various packages are quite flexible and allow members to take out boats for overnight trips and even extended voyages up to 14 days. In the event that a member does not use their allotment of trips in a given month, NauticShare will extend unused trips into succeeding months. Depending on the package, one can carry over as many as 14 such trips. Commitment to NauticShare begins as a 12-month term, and members can expand or contract their access during the course of the year to best suit their budgets or desires. NauticShare has been in operation for 10 years and endeavors to make the world of sailing and yachting a possibility for individuals and families at all levels of boating experience. The company is a member of the American Sailing Association, the Yacht Brokers Association of America, and Sail America.