Owner and Captain Garth Hudson grew up in Downeast Corea, Maine. After high school, Garth attended Springfield College in Springfield, MA where he earned his BA in Sports Management and Business Administration. Shortly after college he moved to Rockville, MD where he was hired to work with a Spa and Fitness Management company. In January of 1998 he was promoted and relocated to St. Thomas where he managed the Spa, Salon and Fitness Center at Marriott Frenchman’s Reef Resort on St. Thomas, for 19 years, until April 2017.
In 2008, Garth started Over The Line Charters. With a focus on modern boats and exceptional customer service, the business quickly grew into an operation that currently runs over five hundred charters a year.
Garth has his 50-ton U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) Masters License and enjoys showing guests the islands from the water. Some of his favorite spots to take guests are:
Garth’s Favorite Spots
U.S. Virgin Islands (USVI)
- Secret Harbor
- Little St. James for snorkeling
- Lamshur Bay and the south side of St. John
- Little Cinnamon Bay and Christmas Cove for snorkeling
- Last but not least, the Pizza Pi VI Boat!
British Virgin Islands (BVI)
- Pirates Bight
- The Indians and Caves for snorkeling
- Peter Island
- Cooper Island
- White Bay on Jost Van Dyke
Garth’s favorite hobbies are SCUBA diving, hiking, exploring all the US and British Islands, following all New England sports teams, and hanging out with great friends. And of course, showing charter clients a great time!
Garth recommends checking out the Featured Destinations Map to get a feel for what sort of experience you’re after!