Tall Ships

Summer Camp for Youth, Adventures for Teens & Adult Voyages

Black Jack Adventure Camp

Fun, laughter, castles, forts, ropes courses for the 12 -14 year old adventurer.

Fair Jeanne Voyages & 24-day Expedition

Are you 14+? Set sail for adventure on the 110′ tall ship Fair Jeanne.

Winter Program

Winter program involves fleet maintenance, training and fun events for all.  Keep tuned for more info.

Experience a unique summer camp with an exciting tall ship adventure! Step aboard a traditional tall ship for a summer to remember. If you are ready to learn, we are ready to show you the ropes.

While the primary focus is learning to sail a tall ship, we heard you. We have cool activities, new port visits and your all time favourite, night sailing.

Tall Ship

Welcome to the world of Tall Ship Sailing Adventures!

Have you ever wondered what it must have been like to sail aboard a square-rigged tall ship? This is your chance to experience the most exhilarating adventure of your life.

Parents say Bytown offers a “Nurturing environment allowing youth to develop skills, confidence and friendships”. Bytown trainees say “I met new friends and can’t wait to come back next year”.

Latest tall News

Bytown Brigantine is hiring!

Bytown Brigantine Tall Ships Adventure is welcoming applications for spring/summer crew.  For details visit http://www.tallshipsadventure.org/2018-crew-call
We are also recruiting a Fleet Manager commencing immediately.
Considering qualifications and experience, this person may also be interested in the Fair Jeanne Master position.

Jeanne Fuller, Patron of Bytown Brigantine

Crew, staff, trainees and friends of Bytown Brigantine wish to extend our thoughts and prayers to the Fuller family at the news of the passing of our patron, Jeanne Fuller.

NEW 2018 Voyages Announced

What are you doing next summer! We know where we will be and we want you to join us there.   Learn all about our 2018 overnight summer camps and voyages.


A 2500m2 interactive learning & discovery center located at Tall Ships Landing in downtown Brockville Ontario, it’s mission is to inspire curiosity through enriching & entertaining experiences in the 1000 Islands Region on the St. Lawrence River. Home port of the Fair Jeanne

Britannia Yacht Club

Set on the shores of scenic Lac Deschenes overlooking the Ottawa River, Britannia Yacht Club is Ottawa’s premier club and event venue. Offering sailing or social memberships, there is something for everyone at “Your Cottage in the City”.  Home port of the Black Jack.


RiverQuest is an initiative created and launched by the Aquatarium with partners who represent the best visitor experiences from Cornwall, Ontario to Massena & Sackets Harbor, NY to Kingston, Ontario.  Plan your visit to the 1000 Islands Region by taking a Quest with us!