Learn to read charts, steer, set your course and experience, plenty of fun, celebration, and camaraderie along the way. On your 4 day and 3 nights with Sailing Adventures, you will sail on the ocean, explore islands, learn sea navigation and sleep aboard the boat. Work with your team and keep the expedition on course. Gain the tools and confidence to go onto your next Adventure.
We don’t do cruises, we do Adventures!! Sailing with us you will be hands on a working sailboat, S/V Glissade. You’ll be doing the safety checks and provisioning, navigation, weather planning, knot tying, anchoring, and sitting a watch all under the watchful guide of your faithful Captain. Get the full cruising experience of piloting your own boat.
The Luxurious 54’ Irwin, S/V Glissade, will be your home on the water as you explore as you explore Santa Monica Harbor, Santa Monica Bay or Catalina Island.
The Glissade is fully quipped for your sailing adventure and includes 3 comfortable staterooms with separate crew quarters, large salon and gourmet gallery and everything else you will need to make your cruise unforgettable.
Your 100+ mile Adventure begins in Santa Barbara Harbor. First you will learn about what safety gear you will need to know how to operate and how to Provision the boat for your Adventure. Sailing lessons begin day one and carry through on the entire trip. Next, we will depart for Santa Cruz Island and spend the night on anchor. Day 2 we will sail off to beautiful Santa Barbara Island. Along the way you will learn, knot tying (essential on any sailboat) Navigation and Weather. We will round out your trip with a final stop at Catalina Island or Santa Monica Bay.