And no wonder, for Captain Dan Moreland just posted an itinerary for early summer voyages.
Check out "Picton Castle
Makes Ready to Join Fleet Maneuvers" on the "Breaking News
vacations, education, adventure, sailing ship and sailing schools.Captain Dan Moreland wins the American Sail Training Association's "Sail Trainer of the Year" Award and Lunenburg wins ASTA's "Port of the Year" Award.
The awards were presented in Boston at the association's annual conference.For the full story, go to the "Captain's Log".
vacations, education, adventure, sailing ship and sailing schools.Editor's Note: "Sailing the Seven Seas Onboard the Picton Castle
."Next time you face the daunting task of explaining the mission of the Picton Castle
to the younger set, think Odyssey
-- the magazine for young people that promises "Adventures in Science."
...LUNENBURG -- "This is going to be a monster year for tall ships," asserts Captain Dan Moreland, skipper of the Picton Castle.
"Any port worth its salt will be hosting a millennium-year event.In fact, there will be maritime festivals held all along the East Coast of North America from Florida to Nova Scotia.The good news is the Picton Castle
will be in the thick of things, hitting the biggest of the festivals: Bermuda, Norfolk, New York City, Boston, Halifax and Lunenburg.
"Most of the time at sea, we will be sailing with some of the most reknowned tall ships in the world.Over 200 vessels are expected to blanket the East Coast.This is a sail that we'll be telling our grandchildren about -- this is the stuff of legends."