Move cargo from the historic port of Douarnenez in Brittany picking up organic wine for Cornish suppliers. Travel to Douarnenez via Brittany ferries and train via Brest or train from Paris. This is a action working holiday using man power to sail and as little engine as possible. This voyage includes, loading and offloading boxes of cargo, night sailing across the Channel, sailing in a watch system. Sail past Ushant, through the Channel du Four and deliver and pick up cargo from business' in the Isles of Scilly. Really good quality home cooked food, all the time onboard. Always local produce used on board.
Adventure sailing and cargo under sail The story of S/V Grayhound – a replica 1776 Cornish Privateer Lugger. 2012-1018 Grayhound was built using traditional methods in Millbrook, Cornwall in 2012. From our Atlantic adventures of 2014 to our sail cargo business of today, we encourage families and young professionals to sail with us providing a low carbon alternative to traditional cargo transport. We are part of a sailing alliance, TOWT, using the power of wind for low carbon cargo transport, providing ...Read More
Voyage Categories: Expedition
You need to physically fit and well and be ready to live and work as a team member. You will need travel insurance which covers sailing offshore more than 12 miles. You will need an indate passport.You must be aged between 5 and 60 to join this voyage.