|Saturday July 16th, 2005
Lady Washington sails from Ucluelet to Opitsat, Lynx sails to
9 am departure to Opitsat. Rendezvous with First Nations canoe
flotilla at 2 to 3 pm off Echachist Island, depending on weather.
Grand entrance Tofino Harbour – cannon salutes. Lady Washington
to moor off Opitsat. Lynx to tie up at old B.C. Packers wharf.
Tickets: Individual adults & children $99
Dockside tour 4 pm to 8 pm aboard the Privateer Lynx Enjoy an
informative tour of the 122’ War of 1812 Privateer Lynx
at the old BC Packers wharf, adjacent Method Marine Supply, 380
Main Street. Tickets: $10/person at the dock.
Dance at the Royal Canadian Legion featuring the “Bottomfeeders” Starting
at 9 pm: Costume theme: “Pirates of the Clayoquotbbean” Tickets
$15 per person.
Sunday July 17th, 2005
Dockside tours 10 am to 1 pm aboard the Lynx & Lady Washington
Tickets: $10 per person (each ship) at the dock.
Day Sail aboard the Lady Washington and Lynx in Clayoquot Sound
Day Sail 2 pm to 5 pm Experience the glory days of sail aboard
the brig Lady Washington. Enjoy the thrill of an 18th century
gun battle at sea between the Lady Washington and the Lynx. Tickets:
Official Public Welcome to Opitsat, Feast & Firework Display.
Evening: Salmon BBQ at Opitsat and public welcome of tallships
and Tribal Journey canoes to Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation Traditional
Territory. Dance performances. This is a drug and alcohol free
event at no cost. Water taxi to and from Opitsat. After dark
firework display visible throughout Tofino Harbour. Monday July 18th
Dockside tour 10 am to 1 pm aboard the Lady Washington and Lynx.
Tickets: $10 at the dock.
Day Sail aboard Lady Washington to Clicksclecutsee (Adventure
Cove) Day sail 2 pm to 5 pm to Clicksclecutsee, the site of Captain
Robert Gray’s 1791/92 winter quarters (Fort Defiance).
Day Sail aboard Lynx into Clayoquot Sound: 2 pm to 5 pm to various
destinations in Clayoquot Sound and offshore (weather dependant).
Evening Sail aboard the Lady Washington and the Lynx
Sail into Clayoquot Sound 6 pm to 9 pm Mock gun battle at sea– mid-Templar
Channel. Tickets: Corp.$129 Adults & children $99.
Echachist Island – Storytelling Circle & Beach Barbecue.
Enjoy Storytelling with Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation representatives
and program directors from the brig Lady Washington and Tonquin
Foundation on Echachist Island.
Gray family and Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation to host “Texas
Tri-Tip” beach barbecue. Water Taxi’s departing from
BC Packers dock adjacent Method Marine Supply. Cost for water
taxi, barbecue and storytelling circle to be announced.
Tuesday July 19th
Lady Washington and the Lynx Sails to Ucluelet with Tribal Journeys
Canoes Early departure: Day sail to Ucluelet. Tickets: Individual
adults and children $99.
Lady Washington and the Lynx Sails from Ucluelet to Victoria
on overnight trip Depart Ucluelet for Victoria with 12 passengers
on an overnight trip. Dinner and berth provided. Adults & children