Season 3 – South Pacific (2017)

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“What are these islands like?”  Check out our Blog Post (Slideshow and Links).

Overview Schedule

 Looking for the full schedule with exact dates?  See our Crew List for Season 3 (password needed). 

GALAPAGOS — February to March ’17

  • mainland Ecuador to Galapagos  –  early February, 10 days  / 560nm, sailing passage 5 days
  • San Cristobal – late February, 1 week  /  no sailing
  • Cruising San Cristobal to Isabela – early March, 1 week  /  88nm, sailing overnight 1 day
  • Isabela Chilling  – family time
  • Cruising Isabela to Santa Cruz – late March, 1 week  /  45nm, sailing 1 day
  • Visiting Floreana Island – Capt Bday! – late March, 5 days  /  no sailing

PITCAIRN ISLANDS & GAMBIER — April to May ’17

  • passage to South Pacific! via Henderson to Gambier Islands – early April to mid May, 5 weeks  /  2660 nm, sailing passage 21+ days to Henderson / 110nm overnight to Pitcairn / 70nm overnight to Oeno Atoll / 240 two nights to Gambier 
  • Gambier to Marquesas via eastern Tuamotos  – late May to mid June, 3 weeks  /  sailing total 816nm, 8 days (split into 2 passages) plus 42nm from Fatu Hiva to Hiva Oa.

MARQUESAS — June to July ’17

  • Marquesas going north  – late June, 10 days  / 68nm overnight sail to Ua Pou then 27nm to Nuku Hiva
  • Marquesas going south  – July, 2 weeks / 23nm to Ua Huka then overnight 68nm to Hiva Oa via Tahuata
  • Marquesas to western Tuamotos, Sab’s Bday!  –  early August, 3 weeks / Hiva Oa to Fatu Hiva 43nm / then 396 nm sailing passage 4 days, plus overnighters between atolls Raroia to Fakarava

TUAMOTOS — August to September ’17

  • Tuamotos Cruising – late August to early Sep, 2 weeks /  overnight sailing between atolls
  • Western Tuamotos to Tahiti  – early to mid Sep 10 days /  sailing passage 2 days, plus overnighters between atolls

SOCIETY ISLANDS — October to December ’17

  • Tahiti to Moorea  –  late Sep, 1 week  /  no passage
  • Moorea to Huahine  –  early Oct, 1 week  /  overnight passage
  • Huahine to Raiatea –  late Oct, 10 days  /  no passage
  • Raiatea to Bora Bora – early Nov, 1 week / no passage
  • Bora Bora to Maupiti – early Nov, 1 week / no passage
  • Maupiti to Huahine – Thanksgiving, late Nov 20 days
  • Huahine to Moorea – mid Dec, 2 weeks

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Interactive  Sailing Map below !