Tall Ships

Sail Training Adventures for Youth

COVID-19 UPDATE- July 27th, 2020

Due to the current COVID-19 health crisis, Bytown Brigantine’s summer programs have, unfortunately, been cancelled for the 2020 season. However, an exciting new “Tall Ships Adventure Academy (BBA)” will be ready for September 2020 and run through to June 2021. The new program will encompass various levels of learning in a Hybrid program model (part virtual and part hands on).

Stay tuned for more updates!

“We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.”
-Thomas S. Monson

Experience a unique sail training experience with an exciting tall ship adventure! Step aboard a learning adventure that will lead you to a traditional tall ship adventure.

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 have cool and interactive activities held online and in-class to learn about navigation, engine room operations, cooking, public speaking and more.

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

Latest tall News

Named one of top 60 camps in North America

We are so excited to have been named one of the Flight Network top 60 summer camps in North America

A 2500 m2 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.

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”.

Tall Ships Landing at the Aquatarium in Brockville, ON is our home port. Dropping a child a camp? Consider staying overnight at the coastal resort, dining on site or mooring your boat at Tall Ships Landing Marina.