Sailing Adventures on Lettie G. Howard


Sailing Adventures on Lettie G. Howard | Week-long adventures aboard historic 1893 schooner

Set sail aboard schooner Lettie G. Howard for week-long sail adventures out of New York Harbor. Become crew-in-training as you and your fellow shipmates form strong bonds and work together to learn how to sail a traditional tall ship. The authentic live-aboard experience provides trainees with rewarding lessons in teamwork, communication, and self-reliance.

$1,340 per participant (covers all trip expenses)

Sailing Adventures are designed for rising students entering grades 10 – 12.

2017 Program Dates:

Week 1: June 25 – 30
Week 2: July 2 – 7
Week 3: July 9 -14

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About the Schooner Lettie G. Howard

  • Fully certified and inspected by the US Coast Guard
  • Meets all safety regulations for a sub-chapter R sailing school vessel
  • Operated by licensed captain and trained crew
  • Launched in 1893, originally used as a commercial fishing vessel
  • Designated a National Historic Landmark by the U.S. Department of the Interior
  • Won Tall Ships America‚Äôs prestigious Sail Training Program of the Year Award in 2014

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