2017 Schedule

Sail training and sailing vacations are extremely fun and rewarding experiences. Whether you have extensive sailing experience or have no experience at all, we will work to make sure you have an amazing time on the water.

Set Up Your Own Trip

Don’t see a trip below that works for you? If we have dates and availability we can create a trip for you. For questions or more information call the Martha crew at 206.310.8573 or email us at schoonermartha@yahoo.com with your ideas and timing! Trips are sold on an individual basis, but groups are always welcome.


Each trip is posted with a total cost. Inquire about family rates for those with small children. Scholarships are available for youths. A $200 per-person, non-refundable deposit secures the trip dates, and full payment is due 60 days prior to the trip. Payment can be made by check or through our donate page.

Please email or call us with questions and for information about scholarships.
schoonermartha@yahoo.com or 206.310.8573.

Adult Trips

Adult trips include hands-on experience and instruction, 3 meals per day, and snacks. The ship can provide bedding. Martha is a dry ship when underway. However, adults are allowed to partake in their favorite adult beverage once the anchor is down. You may bring your drink of choice. No alcohol is provided.

Youth Trips

Youth trips (ages 12-18 unless otherwise indicated) includes 3 meals per day, snacks, curriculum (book Complete Sailor). Students must bring a sleeping bag (pillows provided). Youth scholarships are available. Apply today! NO ALCOHOL, DRUGS, or SMOKING (even during shore leave).

(Per Person)
March 21/22 Port Townsend Bay Catlin Gable School / Youth FULL
April/May Friday Nights Port Townsend Bay TEAM MARTHA, Ocean School White Cap Series Youth Race/Sail Training FULL 7 races,
2 training days
May 25-29 PT -Victoria-Swiftsure Bank SWIFTSURE Yacht Race 4 5 days $1250
June 2-4 Port Townsend Bay Classic Mariner’s Regatta 4 3 days $750
June 10-14 San Juan Islands Family sailing adventure FULL 5 days
 June 14-19 Tacoma TALL SHIPS FESTIVAL
June 28-
July 4
Richmond, BC Ship to Shore Event- US 4th of July,  YOUTH 6 7 days $700
Scholarships available
July 6-19 Port Townsend  Haul out seasonal maintenance
July 22-29 San Juan Islands CRISR*  contact us for youth scholarships 2 8 days $2000
YOUTH scholarships available
August 5-17 Desolation Sound open enrollment sail training 6 13 $3000
YOUTH scholarships available
August 19 Port Townsend Bay

Ted Pike Memorial Regatta

open enrollment sail training 3  day $200
YOUTH scholarships available
August 24-26  San Juan Islands open enrollment sail training  


3 days $750
YOUTH scholarships available
Sept 1-4 San Juan Islands Camp 4 winds Westward Ho Reunion FULL
Sept 5 Deer Harbor
Sept 8-10 Port Townsend Wooden Boat Festival

*CRISR Captain Raynaud International Schooner Race: Sail/Race with many other schooners and participate in a great sail training event. Students will be on board for a total of 12 days. Intense and fun program! Inquire about scholarships!


Prices do not include transportation to and from the ship. Boarding and disembarking location is Port Townsend, Washington for all trips unless other arrangements are indicated on your contract.

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