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Kingston (CA) - Kingston (CA)

07 August - 13 August 2017

6 days, Pathfinder

From € 745,-

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Sail Training

13-18: € 745,-

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Pathfinder:
Kingston (CA) - Kingston (CA)

07 August - 13 August 2017

Join the Pathfinder in Kingston, Ontario – a freshwater sailing capital of Canada! After getting to know the Ship a little you will set the sails and go on to explore the Lake Ontario. You will have a few stopovers in charming little towns on the shores of the lake, before sailing back to Kingston. A journey of 6 days, perfect for novice and experienced sailors alike. Open to young Windseekers aged 13-18 only.

Ports

Kingston is a city located on the eastern end of Lake Ontario. The city has a long military history, the evidence of which is easily visible. Take a walk and visit Fort Henry, an old fortress that was first built in 1813 and later rebuilt in 1836. They have a sunset ceremony you must see. Also visit the beautiful Sydenham Street United Church built in 1856.

Kingston is a city located on the eastern end of Lake Ontario. The city has a long military history, the evidence of which is easily visible. Take a walk and visit Fort Henry, an old fortress that was first built in 1813 and later rebuilt in 1836. They have a sunset ceremony you must see. Also visit the beautiful Sydenham Street United Church built in 1856.

  • Kingston (CA)

  • Kingston (CA)

Key points

  • Dates: 7 August 2017 - 13 August 2017
  • Embarkation: 13:00 / Disembarkation: 13:00
  • For Windseekers age 13-18
  • Windseekers joining: maximum 18
  • No sailing experience required!
  • Official language on board: English
  • Price includes: accommodation and meals, excludes drinks at the bar
  • Price excludes transportation costs to-and from the ports. Our travel counsellor can advise you and book your transfers
  • One-off registration fee €25
  • Windseekers need to have a health insurance and a travel insurance
  • Need to take with you on board: sleeping bag, pillowcase, sheets and towels
  • Contact your fellow-Windseekers via Windseeker facebook
  • You will sleep in a bunk/cabin
  • "I learned that I could do things that I could have never done before."

    Christopher (16), England

You sail on the Pathfinder

Shipping type: Brigantine
Homeport: Toronto (CA)
Date built: 1962-1963
Trainees: 18
Length: 22m
Height of mast: 17,4m
Sail: 250m2

Pathfinder is operated by Toronto Brigantine Inc (TBI). Since 1962 the organisation uses Sail Training in order to build character in youth. TBI delivers the program through peer to peer teaching and fosters youth leadership. Hence all crew on board …

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Windseeker logs

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