women's only cruise and learn course details




this course is for LADIES ONLY please!


experience cruising life on a five day, fully provisioned sail through the GULF ISLANDS or DESOLATION SOUND 
 
follow the best winds and find the best scenery as you learn about seamanship, safety, anchoring, navigation and boat handling under sail and power
 
a modern cruising yacht will be your home, transportation and provide a truly unique setting for your adventure afloat
 
some time ashore exploring the unique island destinations will be an interesting part of your adventure
 
 
WHAT THE MEDIA SAID ABOUT THIS PROGRAM

“This course isn’t just about sailing, it’s about a lifestyle that goes with it.” - Brian Payton for THE GLOBE AND MAIL newspaper

“they (women) learn to sail so if their partner falls over board at least they have a choice whether to sail back and pick him up!”  Reidun Eggen for THE PROVINCE newspaper



GETTING DOWN TO DETAILS


 
our boat coaches aim to award successful students the CYA'S BASIC CRUISING STANDARD or IYT INTERNATIONAL CREW certificate and the government's PLEASURE CRAFT OPERATOR CARD 
 
courses depart/return GRANVILLE ISLAND in VANCOUVER or PORT SIDNEY MARINA in SIDNEY (VICTORIA) 
 
peak season dates (may 15 - september 15) run from 3pm TUESDAY - 5pm SUNDAY 
hardy season dates run from 3pm TUESDAY - 5pm SUNDAY


WHAT YOU NEED TO BRING

appropriate clothing, personal gear including sailing attire, sleeping bag & pillow (or contact us at least one week prior to departure to have us supply)
 
we will provide the food and drink - cooking aboard will be one of the course topics
 
we are unable to supply alcoholic beverages, but you are welcome to bring your favourite to enjoy when the course 'logs off' - there are also some 'watering holes' ashore at some of our favourite stops

PRICE

$1,299 PER PERSON (hardy season)

$1,499 PER PERSON (peak season) 
 
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