September 7th - 14th, 2017
VOYAGE START/END PORT: NEWPORT, RHODE ISLAND
Sights: cape cod canal; stellwagen bank; provincetown
PRICE: $1,700 USD
(+ $500 pp to upgrade to a private 2-person cabin with ensuite head based on single or double occupancy availability)
Registration open until June 30th
Open to 18+ years
Experience a new type of sailing adventure
SSV Oliver Hazard Perry is a 200 ft, three-masted, full-rigged Tall Ship. With 20 sails and 7 miles of rope on board, there is no room for idle hands when we set sail! Life on Oliver Hazard Perry means you become a part of our crew, from hauling lines, to climbing aloft, to taking the helm, you will participate in every aspect of sailing the ship. No previous sailing experience or extraordinary fitness is required, while life aboard is active and hard work, a positive attitude and sense of adventure is the only prerequisite to join!
Day 1: September 7th – Embark Oliver Hazard Perry at 4pm in Newport, Rhode Island. Dock and safety orientation while sailing to anchor in the Sakonnet River.
Day 2: September 8th– Sail north through the Cape Cod Canal. Anchor north off Sandwich, MA.
Day 3: September 9th – Sail through Cape Cod Bay up to Stellwagen Bank (potential whale watching). Anchor for the night off Provincetown, MA.
Day 4: September 10th – Shore landing in Provincetown (Pilgrim Monument, Museum, beach)
Day 5 & 6: September 11th and 12th – Sailing overnight off coast of Cape Cod to the shores of Cuttyhunk Island
Day 6: September 13th – Anchor in Narragansett Bay
Day 7: September 14th – Return to Newport, Rhode Island. Disembark at 9am