Skippered Cruises Prices and Dates
Skippered Cruises are priced at £182 for a three-day (half-week). If there is sufficient demand, adjacent half-weeks will be offered as seven-day cruises for £340/berth.
Premium Cruises are £243 per half-week and £457 for a full-week cruise. Berths are limited to three plus the skipper on Solent Flame IV and Celtic Flame II and to four plus the Skipper on Hebridean Flame II
A kitty system will operate for food, fuel and berthing.
Our Skippers are not paid by the Association and volunteer their services for free, they will fully contribute to cruise expenses. Please note that our Skippers are not necessarily RYA qualified.
If you want to join a Skippered Cruise, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
If you are available to take a Skippered Cruise on the dates shown or any other date please contact email@example.com.
Skippers berth is free but you are expected to join the kitty for incidental expenses.
Skills & Skipper Assessments
We have a number of sessions planned later this year on Celtic Flame II and Hebridean Flame II They are not only designed for those members who wish to improve their general boat handling Skills, but also those who may wish to become Skippers (Coastal) or those who would like to progress from Coastal to Offshore status within the Association.
They will take place on the following dates:
Celtic Flame II
CFII Sun, 24 July – Thu, 28 July Ref: CF/43/5
CFII Thu, 28 July – Sun, 31 July Ref: CF/44/4
Hebridean Flame II
HFII Sun, 28 Aug – Thu, 1 Sept Ref: HF/53/5
The price of each session is £182.00 which includes the hire of the boat along with an experienced member acting as skipper, plus a £100 refundable Security Deposit. There will be a boat kitty to which all participants contribute to cover breakfast, lunch, evening meals, drink and fuel whilst on board, plus any additional expenditure such as mooring fees, etc.
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Skippered Cruises - Berth Availability
Four skippers have volunteered to lead 5 skippered cruises from Dunstaffnage, just north of Oban and Largs on the Clyde this summer.
These cruises start and end on a Thursday and are an excellent opportunity for those who struggle to find a skipper to sail with.
This years Cruises for which we have skippers are:=
2nd June - Steve Cade (north bound transfer to Dunstaffnage)
7th July - Alex Moulton
4th August - Brian Miles
11th August - Brian Miles (Southbound transfer to Largs)
18th August - Alan Phillpot from Largs
The cost per person for a weeks sailing is £364 and if you would like to take up a berth on one of these cruises please email Peter Hall - firstname.lastname@example.org indicating which cruise you would like to undertake. There are limited spaces, so please don’t delay.
A security deposit of £100 per person is required.