Event: Deckhand for a Day edit
Departs from: Lunenburg Nova Scotia
July 08, 2018 at 8:00am (8 hours)
Deckhand for a Day
Ever wonder what it would be like to crew on a Tall Ship for a day.
We offer you the chance to become a crewmember on Nova Scotia’s Tall Ship BLUENOSE II for a day.
Sign-on at 0800 at the Bluenose II Company Store and leave Lunenburg Harbour to sail to Mahone Bay for the day. Returning at 1800 to sign-off.
While sailing the beautiful islands around Mahone Bay you will take your turn at the wheel, learn knots and splicing. Learn how to properly anchor a 300-ton schooner. You will stand watch, keep a look-out and handle sail with the regular crew. Lunch with the rest of your shipmates.
Before departure you will be given a safety orientation and a brief talk about the history of BLUENOSE by the Crew..
Maximum day crew is limited to 12 adults (must be 16 or older) and the cost is $599 all taxes included.
Please include your jacket & t-shirt size i.e. S,M.L.XL,XXL.
You will be given these items.