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Are you ready? Your life awaits and now is the time. Space is limited, don't let this opportunity pass you by.. What are you doing with your one Wild and Precious life?  

Hot Springs Cove Yachtmaster Captain Tim Melville  


Just imagine...sailing aboard our 42 ft. Baltic Join us on this unforgettable journey around Vancouver Island. Improve your sailing skills while enjoying incredible vistas along the spectacular West Coast...use this trip as a "test" if you are considering offshore sailing. This is an opportunity to fulfill your dreams aboard "Northwest Passage" our 42 ft. Finnish classic Baltic Sloop: equipped for offshore conditions and with all the creature comforts. Check out some pics here... We will head out in company with other vessels sailing from Cooper Boating and will proceed northward through the spectacular Inside Passage past Port Hardy and around Cape Scott. Our intention will be to stay within sight of land on the outside however the final itinerary will be decided by the crew as we make our way southward. It promises to be an exciting trip. Do this program to further develop skills at your current level while you enjoy this spectacular region, or choose to step up and complete ISPA Coastal Skipper/Navigator for $125 each to cover materials. We depart on Sunday morning, June 8th, at 8am, returning before 5pm on Saturday, the 21st of June. Please allow for one extra day at the end of the course when making travel arrangements in the case of a delay in returning.  


Course Fee $3800.00 (includes all meals) Prerequisite A penchant for exploration and adventure!

Will you be one of the four intrepid spirits to join Tim and Donna Melville on this 14 Day Circumnavigation? Why not?

For more information email Tim at baltictim@gmail.com Tim Melville was the former owner of Bosun's Yacht Charters and Sailing school in Sidney,B.C., an ISPA Yachtmaster instructor with over 40 years of boating experience. He has sailed in many of the world's charter destinations and enjoys introducing  sailors to our area and coaching experienced sailors as they learn more about boat systems, maintenance and the finer points of boat handling...both sail and power in all weather.

 


Sailing around Vancouver Island