Ship's Log

Updates from World Ocean School aboard Schooner Roseway

Senior Summer Ambassador 2021: Day 6

Fishers Island, New York (Long Island Sound)


Monday, August 9, 2021   This morning we woke up and had some breakfast. And then we had to set the sails of Roseway. And then we did some navigation and steer the boat away from some lobster traps. We gybed and we sailed from Rhode Island to New York. We saw a pretty …

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Senior Summer Ambassador 2021: Day 5

Third Beach, Newport, RI

Gregorio Ray Madrid-Hommes & Harry

Sunday, August 8, 2021   This morning we were awoken by a delicious breakfast of egg muffins while we were motoring to our destination. About 2 hours in, we raised the sails to keep the boat from rocking. At about 1300 we arrived at a small beach. We went ashore where …

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Senior Summer Ambassador 2021: Day 4

Cuttyhunk Island, MA

Jada and Marie Liza

Saturday, August 7, 2021   This morning we had delicious french toast and bacon to prepare us to raise the anchor and set sail with no engine. Like real sailors! When we pulled up the anchor we had a lobster trap and a bunch of baby crabs and mussels tangled on it. It …

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Senior Summer Ambassador 2021: Day 3

Naushon Island, Buzzards Bay

Holland and Falcon

Friday, August 7, 2021  Today we learned some quite interesting things, like knot-tying and casting a fishing line. Can't wait for the next journey on Roseway. The food was good. The weather was surprisingly nice. We went fishing today but the only thing we caught was seawe…

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Senior Summer Ambassador 2021: Day 2

Provincetown, MA

Ashley and Jainah

Thursday, August 5, 2021  Hello from Cape Cod! Due to snotty weather, we remained anchored off of Cape Cod. Despite this we still had a pretty eventful day. We started this morning off with a yummy breakfast which consisted of pancakes and bacon. After this wonderful break…

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Senior Summer Ambassador 2021: Day 1

Provincetown, MA

Grace and AJ

Wednesday, August 4, 2021 Today was the first time for many aboard Roseway. People lined up at the entrance; nervous -I'm sure. Though after the initial worry, meeting everyone through games and fun, had to have helped. Shortly after we set off, motoring through the harbor. And …

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PMC 2021 Day 7

Gloucester, MA

Alexis and Gretchen

Thursday, July 26, 2021  Woke up. We had bussin' pancakes and bacon. Did chores including doing dishes whilst being sprayed by a hose from the other watch. We pulled up to Gloucester Harbor without the motor because we're awesome. Alexis went on the head rig with Shep and S…

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PMC 2021 Day 6

Rockport, MA

Augie and Skylar

Wednesday, July 28, 2021  We had donut hole-like things and bacon for breakfast. After breakfast, we had normal chores and continued our game of Assassin. We are down to 3 kids left. Then we sang shanties in the netting and made bracelets (very frustrating). We had slop…

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PMC 2021 Day 5

Kittery, ME

Cayden and Lauren

Tuesday, July 27, 2021  Today we stayed at anchor until midday. We then sailed to Kittery, Maine from the Isle of Shoals. After that we went flounder fishing but caught none. Then we encountered a storm in Kittery which rained a whole lot. Finally we had a movie night w…

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PMC 2021 Day 4

Isles of Shoals, ME

Hennessy and Brady

Monday, July 26, 2021  Today was a nice, calm day. We didn't move too fast. Once we got to the Isle of Shoals we put our sails down and made some sailor tattoos. We saw seals. They were fat. We saw some people. One of them looked like Jake Paul. The food was good.…

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