The Fleet in Cornwall - Itching to Sail - Start Early and Make the Most of your Sailing Season
Cornwall in March – Itching to Sail
First off the blocks will be Eve of St Mawes with two new female skippers. Melissa Williams is our full time skipper (see her skipper profile) but our adventure travel consultant Georgia Witchell will be making regular appearances as relief skipper during 2013. Sail with Melissa and Debbie on the Shakedown Voyage as we put Eve through her paces after the winter refit. Eve will still be new and shiney on the second voyage of the year with Georgia skippering and Adam as local guide on the Oyster & Seafood long weekend.
SPECIAL OFFER Tue 26 -Fri 29th March Eve of St Mawes (St Mawes-St Mawes) 3 days last places NOW £250 Details
OFFER Sat 30th March –Tue 2nd April Eve of St Mawes (St Mawes – St Mawes) 3 days NOW £299 Details
Early Easter – Start Early and Make the Most of your Sailing Season
Luke Powell has completely re built the interior of Agnes for her new role as a charter vessel – as only a famous boat builder can. Agnes will be romping about South Cornwall at Easter – sailing in company with Eve and Eda Frandsen like an over friendly Labrador! The voyage starts on a Thursday to make the most of the bank holiday. With five days and nights on board, Joanna’s home cooking, Luke and Jo for entertainment we think it is much better value for money than a Cornish cottage and meals out in crowded restaurants over Easter.
28th March – 2nd April on Pilot Cutter Agnes (Falmouth-Falmouth) 5 day Easter Weekend Break £490 Details
April – Sail the South West Coast Path
The South West Coast Path attracts walkers from around the world and is celebrating its 40th Anniversary in 2013. Why not try an unorthodox way of walking some of the South Coast sections of this long distance path. Base yourself and your luggage on our pilot cutter Eve of St Mawes for 3 days and enjoy a mix of sailing the coast, rowing ashore to secret stone quays and coves and walking our skippers choice sections of the Coast Path without big backpacks.
Sat 13-Tues 16th April Eve of St Mawes - Celebrate the South West Coast Path Voyage – 3 days £375 Details
Paint, Sketch & Sail
After a successful painting & sailing voyage with local marine artist Jan Masters last year, we are have a few talented artists in mind to lead this voyage – and help those who come on the voyage develop their painting and sketching skills. Debbie is skippering this voyage but she is not the only keen artist on our staff. Skipper Melissa would like to resurrect her sketching skills too, so if you can’t make the voyage below, come and give it a go on any Eve voyage. No sailing or sketching experience required – just a willingness to give both a go, surrounded by great seascapes, rugged coastlines and Cornwall’s ever changing light conditions.
Sat 27 April – Tues 30th April Eve of St Mawes (St Mawes- St Mawes) Artist Voyage – 3 days £395 Details
April – Women’s Voyage on Agnes
As a sequel to Eve’s Women Go Wild Weekends, the combined team of Georgia ( from our office) as skipper and Joanna Powell are offering a chance for the girls to run away with a bigger pilot cutter. You can quiz Georgia on sailing a gaff cutter across the Atlantic to the Caribbean, or ask Joanna what it is like to run a boat building and charter business like Working Sail. No experience needed. This is your chance to come sailing without the boys on board.
Pick your Sailing Holiday
"Extraordinary and hard trip, great experience, discovery of a new world (Ireland and Scotland). Aspects I enjoyed...
I could not let too much time to pass before putting a few thoughts on the website. Have had the most marvellous wee...
"Enjoyed re-capturing a brief view of sailing in the piece of 'living history' that Grayhound repre...