2021 Programme

We have two yachts and they each have their own itinerary which is split into Spring, Summer and Autumn. See below for a summary of the 2021 programme;

Spring Programme – Group Bookings only

Ocean Scout

MARCH Dates Onboard Voyage Details
Friday evening 26th – Sunday 28th 2 nights New Volunteers Assessment Weekend If you would like to volunteer, please get in touch!
APRIL DatesOnboard Voyage Details
Thursday evening 1st – Sunday 11th 10 nightsDofE Practice and Expedition Leave Ipswich and head up to Lowestoft or down to Ramsgate or further afield as tide and weather allow.
Sunday 11th – Friday 16th5 nights Young Sea Staff Training Sea staff training
Friday evening 16th – Sunday 18th2 nights Catalyst 10 years + Leave Ipswich and explore the local River Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell.
Friday evening 23rd- Sunday 25th2 nights Catalyst 10 years + Leave Ipswich and explore the local River Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell.
Thursday evening 29th – Monday 3rd4 nights Explorer 14 years + May Bank Holiday Weekend. Leave Ipswich and explore the local rivers – the Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell. If weather and tide allow, you may get as far as Mersea on the Blackwater or Burnham on the River Crouch.
MAY Dates Onboard Voyage Details
Friday evening 7th – Sunday 9th2 nights Catalyst 10 years + Leave Ipswich and explore the local River Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell.
Friday evening 14th – Sunday 16th2 nights Catalyst 10 years + Leave Ipswich and explore the local River Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell.
Friday evening 21st – Sunday 23rd2 nights Catalyst 10 years + Leave Ipswich and explore the local River Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell.
Friday evening 28th – Monday 31st3 nightsCatalyst 10 years + May Spring Bank Holiday. Leave Ipswich and explore the local River Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell.
JUNE Dates Onboard VoyageDetails
Friday evening 4th – Sunday 6th2 nights Catalyst 10 years + Leave Ipswich and explore the local River Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell.
Friday evening 11th – Sunday 13th2 nightsCatalyst 10 years +Leave Ipswich and explore the local River Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell.
Thursday 17th – Tuesday 29th12 nightsAdult Mile Builder18 years +Delivery from Ipswich to Klaipeda to include opening ceremony of Tall Ships Races 2021 and time to explore Tall Ships Festival site.

Offshore Scout

MARCH Dates Onboard Voyage Details
Friday evening 26th – Sunday 28th 2 nights New Volunteers Assessment Weekend If you would like to volunteer, please get in touch!
APRIL DatesOnboard Voyage Details
Thursday evening 1st – Monday 5th 4 nightsExplorer 14 years + Easter Bank Holiday weekend. Leave Ipswich and explore the local rivers – the Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell. If weather and tide allow, you may get as far as Mersea on the Blackwater or Burnham on the River Crouch.
Monday 5th – Friday 9th4 nights Explorer 14 years + Easter holidays. Leave Ipswich and explore the local rivers – the Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell. If weather and tide allow, you may get as far as Mersea on the Blackwater or Burnham on the River Crouch.
Friday evening 9th – Sunday 11th2 nightsCatalyst 10 years + Leave Ipswich and explore the local River Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell.
Monday 12th – Friday 16th4 nights Explorer 14 years + Leave Ipswich and explore the local rivers – the Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell. If weather and tide allow, you may get as far as Mersea on the Blackwater or Burnham on the River Crouch.
Friday evening 16th – Sunday 18th2 nights Catalyst 10 years + Leave Ipswich and explore the local River Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell.
Friday evening 23rd- Sunday 25th2 nights Catalyst 10 years + Leave Ipswich and explore the local River Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell.
Thursday evening 29th – Monday 3rd4 nights Explorer 14 years + May Bank Holiday Weekend. Leave Ipswich and explore the local rivers – the Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell. If weather and tide allow, you may get as far as Mersea on the Blackwater or Burnham on the River Crouch.
MAY Dates Onboard Voyage Details
Friday evening 7th – Sunday 9th2 nights Catalyst 10 years + Leave Ipswich and explore the local River Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell.
Friday evening 14th – Sunday 16th2 nights Catalyst 10 years + Leave Ipswich and explore the local River Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell.
Friday evening 21st – Sunday 23rd2 nights Catalyst 10 years + Leave Ipswich and explore the local River Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell.
Friday evening 28th – Monday 31st3 nightsCatalyst 10 years + May Spring Bank Holiday. Leave Ipswich and explore the local River Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell.
JUNE Dates Onboard VoyageDetails
Friday evening 4th – Sunday 6th2 nights Catalyst 10 years + Leave Ipswich and explore the local River Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell.
Friday evening 11th – Sunday 13th2 nights Catalyst 10 years + Leave Ipswich and explore the local River Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell.
Friday evening 18th – Sunday 20th2 nights Catalyst 10 years + Leave Ipswich and explore the local River Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell.
Friday evening 25th- Sunday 27th 2 nightsCatalyst 10 years + Leave Ipswich and explore the local River Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell.
Friday evening 2nd July – Sunday 4th July2 nightsCatalyst 10 years +Leave Ipswich and explore the local River Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell.

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Summer Programme

Ocean Scout

JULY Dates Onboard Voyage Details
Tuesday 29th June – Wednesday 7th July8 nightsTall Ships Race 16+Tall Ships Race 1 Klaipeda to Turku.
Wednesday 7th – Saturday 24th17 nights Tall Ships Race 16+ Tall Ships Cruise in Company. Turku – Tallinn (cruise via ports in Latvia and Estonia) then race to Mariehamn.
Saturday 24th – Saturday 7th August15 nightsTall Ships Race 16+Tall Ships Race 3. Mariehamn – Szczecin – Kiel.
AUGUST DatesOnboard Voyage Details
Saturday 7th – Monday 16th9 nightsExplorer 14 years + North Sea Flyer. Kiel in Germany to Ipswich. Transit the Kiel Canal and sail down the German coastline, possibly the Netherlands before crossing the North Sea to England. May involve some strenuous sailing.
Monday 16th – Saturday 21st5 nightsExplorer 14 years + East Coast Voyage including the East Coast Seamanship Race with other ASTO member vessels. Ipswich to Ipswich.
Saturday 21st – Monday 30th 9 nightsExplorer 14 years +Netherlands Explorer. Ipswich to Ipswich visiting some of the inland waterways of the Netherlands.

Offshore Scout

JULY Dates Onboard Voyage Details
Saturday 10th – Wednesday 21st 11 nightsExplorer 14 years +Ipswich to Danish Scout Jamboree
Wednesday 21st – Wednesday 28th 7 nightsExplorer 14 years +Danish Scout Jamboree
Wednesday 28th – Sunday 8th Aug11 nightsExplorer 14 years +Danish Scout Jamboree to Ipswich
AUGUST DatesOnboard Voyage Details
Sunday 8th – Thursday 19th11 nightsExplorer 14 years + Ipswich, Harwich, Southampton, Dartmouth. Join other UK sail training vessels to race from Southampton to Dartmouth in the Mayflower Small Ships Race to commemorate 400 years since the voyage of the Mayflower.
Thursday 19th – Monday 30th11 nightsExplorer 14 years + Dartmouth to Ipswich via Channel Islands and France.

Autumn Programme

Ocean Scout

SEPTEMBER Dates Onboard Voyage Details
Friday evening 3rd – Sunday 5th2 nights Catalyst 10 years + Leave Ipswich and explore the local River Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell.
Friday evening 10th – Sunday 12th2 nights Catalyst 10 years + Leave Ipswich and explore the local River Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell.
Friday evening 17th – Sunday 19th 2 nights Catalyst 10 years + Leave Ipswich and explore the local River Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell.
Friday evening 24th – Sunday 26th2 nightsCatalyst 10 years + Leave Ipswich and explore the local River Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell.
OCTOBER Dates Onboard VoyageDetails
Friday evening 1st – Sunday 3rd2 nights Catalyst 10 years + Leave Ipswich and explore the local River Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell.
Friday evening 8th – Sunday 10th2 nights Catalyst 10 years + Leave Ipswich and explore the local River Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell.
Friday evening 15th – Sunday 17th2 nights Catalyst 10 years + Leave Ipswich and explore the local River Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell.
Friday evening 22nd – Sunday 24th2 nights Catalyst 10 years + Leave Ipswich and explore the local River Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell.
Sunday evening 24th – Friday 29th5 nightsCatalyst 10 years +Leave Ipswich and explore the local River Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell.
Friday evening 29th – Sunday 31st 2 nightsCatalyst 10 years +Halloween voyage
NOVEMBER DatesOnboardVoyageDetails
Friday evening 5th – Sunday 7th 2 nightsNew Volunteers Assessment WeekendIf you would like to volunteer, please get in touch!

Offshore Scout

SEPTEMBER Dates Onboard Voyage Details
Friday evening 3rd – Sunday 5th2 nights Catalyst 10 years + Leave Ipswich and explore the local River Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell.
Friday evening 10th – Sunday 12th2 nights Catalyst 10 years + Leave Ipswich and explore the local River Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell.
Friday evening 17th – Sunday 19th 2 nights Catalyst 10 years + Leave Ipswich and explore the local River Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell.
Friday evening 24th – Sunday 26th2 nightsCatalyst 10 years + Leave Ipswich and explore the local River Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell.
OCTOBER Dates Onboard VoyageDetails
Friday evening 1st – Sunday 3rd2 nights Catalyst 10 years + Leave Ipswich and explore the local River Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell.
Friday evening 8th – Sunday 10th2 nights Catalyst 10 years + Leave Ipswich and explore the local River Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell.
Friday evening 15th – Sunday 17th2 nights Catalyst 10 years + Leave Ipswich and explore the local River Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell.
Friday evening 22nd – Sunday 24th2 nights Catalyst 10 years + Leave Ipswich and explore the local River Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell.
Sunday evening 24th – Friday 29th5 nightsCatalyst 10 years +Leave Ipswich and explore the local River Stour to Wrabness or Shotley on the Orwell.
Friday evening 29th – Sunday 31st 2 nightsCatalyst 10 years +Halloween voyage
NOVEMBER DatesOnboardVoyageDetails
Friday evening 5th – Sunday 7th 2 nightsNew Volunteers Assessment WeekendIf you would like to volunteer, please get in touch!

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