Plank Owners


Thank You
Plank Owners!


Become a plank owner of Lake Superior's new Tall Ship

We are seeking Plank Owners to invest $1,000 or more to help purchase the Mystic Whaler, Rename her the Algonquin, and bring her to Lake Superior.  Plank Owners will enjoy special privileges such as invitations to exclusive events, Discounts on Trips, prominent recognition on the ship and at events, and a signature LSTS Plank Owner hat (to be designed).


We are truly grateful for all our Plank Owners. 


  • Lukis Foundation: Challenge Gift!








  • Markel Corporation - Matching Gifts


  • Gordon & Mary Brigh Ringberg:  In Memory of Justine Ringberg

  • Aaron Fund for Special Needs Children of the Minneapolis Foundation

  • Markel Marine Underwritng Team: Stephen Szczecinski, Danny Radojicic, Mario Chiappetti, Tim Conger, Gregg McAlvey, Michael Kriner, Kurt Limbo & Tom Conroy

  • Brigid Ognibene:  In honor of Kathleen Kolias

Every effort is made to ensure that this list is accurate and up-to-date.  
That said, we have been known to make an error from time to time. 
We apologize in advance for any mistakes and urge you to contact us to let us know.