Category Archives: Tall Ships

Tall Ship Cannon Battles Scheduled in Bodega Bay

The tall ships Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain will visit Bodega Bay April 13-18, 2016 and offer walk-on tours, educational programs, and cannon battles from Spud Point Marina, 1818 Westshore Road, Bodega Bay. The ships are currently on a seven-month tour of California ports. Both ships are U.S. Coast Guard-inspected passenger vessels. Here’s their public…
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Tall Ships Returning To Bodega Bay

If you haven't already heard, the Tall Ships are going to be in Bodega Bay again! They will be arriving at Spud Point Marina on April 2 and sailing out on April 9. No tours/sails will be conducted on the 2nd or the 9th. Battle Sail tickets are presold online. Tickets for sailing excursions will…
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Lady Washington/Hawaiian Chieftain: Columbia River Battle Sail

The Tall Ships have arrived and are available for Tours, Battle Sails and Cruises. UPDATED! Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain are on a first-ever five-day visit to Bodega Bay to help commemorate the 200th anniversary of the founding of Fort Ross, the southernmost settlement in the Russian colonization in North America. The ships are staying…
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Hawaiian Chieftain History and Specifications

The Hawaiian Chieftain and Lady Washington will be leaving at 9:00 AM on Monday morning from Sausalito and will arrive in Bodega Bay on Tuesday, April 3rd. Passages offer a one-way extended tall ship experience, similar to 18th-century travelers. Experienced travelers accustomed to limited facilities only; you will be assigned a watch and may be…
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Building The Lady Washington (1989)

The Lady Washington will arrive in a little over a week from now. Here is a documentary that describes the building of this Tall Ship in 1989. The brig Lady Washington was constructed at Aberdeen, Wash., for the centennial of Washington State. This 1992 documentary tells the story of her history, construction, and mission to…
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Life of a Tall Ship Sailor on the Lady Washington

In a little over a week the Tall Ships Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain will be visiting Bodega Bay. Will you be there when they arrive? There seems to be lots of interest in seeing the Tall Ships in Bodega Bay so if you are interested in taking a cruise you probably need to make…
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First-Ever Tall Ships’ Visit to Bodega Bay

The tall ships Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain have scheduled a first-ever five-day visit to Bodega Bay to help commemorate the 200th anniversary of the founding of Fort Ross, the southernmost settlement in the Russian colonization in North America. The ships will stay at Spud Point Marina, 1818 Westshore Road, Bodega Bay, from April 3…
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