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Advanced Cruise and Learn - Vancouver to Barkley Sound

Day 1- Board vessel in Vancouver and sail to the Gulf Islands for overnight anchorage
Day 2- Sail to Victoria and get ready for the passage out Juan de Fuca to Barkley Sound
Day 3- Sail to Barkley Sound as this can be an overnight passage
Day 4-5-6- Sail and explore Barkley Sound using spinnaker sails, applying advanced navigation skills (including radar & chart plotter etc) and doing nighttime sailing & navigation and most importantly, having a good time
Day 7- Sail to Ucluelet on Friday night to get ready for transport back to Vancouver on the Saturday.


Offshore Cruise and Learn – West Coast

Day 1- Board vessel in Ucluelet and sail to Barkley Sound for overnight anchorage
Day 2- Sail Barkley Sound getting to know the vessel and your fellow crew members
Day 3-4-5- Make final vessel preparations and head offshore for the next several days practicing your celestial navigation and heavy weather sailing skills
Day 6-7- Make landfall at Hot Springs Cove and spend some time enjoying the Hot Springs before heading back to Ucluelet to catch our transport back to Vancouver.

Other West Coast Courses Offered

Basic
Intermediate
Pre-Advanced Prep Course
Advanced Cruise and Learn

Day 1- Board vessel in Ucluelet and sail to Barkley Sound for overnight anchorage
Day 2-3-4-5-6- Explore the West Coast  and visit places such as Hot Springs Cove as well as several remote anchorages. Practice using spinnakers and cruising chutes as well as applying advanced navigation skills (including radar & chart plotter, etc). We will also practice night time navigation skills and safety exercises.
Day 7 Sail to Ucluelet on Friday night to get ready for transport back to Vancouver on the Saturday.

Advanced Cruise and Learn - Barkley Sound to Vancouver

Dates: To be announced.

Day 1- Board vessel in Ucluelet and sail to Barkley Sound for overnight anchorage
Day 2-3-4- Sail and explore Barkley Sound using spinnaker sails and cruising chute and applying advanced navigational skills (including radar & chart plotter etc)
Day 5-6- Sail from Bamfield to Victoria and then on to the Gulf Islands which may be an overnight passage doing nighttime sailing & navigation and most importantly developing advanced seamanship skills.
Day 7- Sail into Vancouver and get ready to depart the vessel on Saturday afternoon.

Circumnavigation of Vancouver Island

Dates: to be decided
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