Entries tagged with “Boston Harbor”

06/29/17 - Working as a Team aboard Roseway

Boston Harbor

Eddie, Luke & Annabel

Today the students arrived on the schooner Roseway in Boston. Some of our Junior Ambassadors are from Quebec and are fluent in French and are teaching us new words. We duffled and shuffled to make sure all gear was in order, chanted, and scarfed our food, yummy mac and cheese! The students tour…

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06/08/17 - Our First Day at Sea

Boston Harbor

Meera, Uliana, Jack & Colin

We started off the day by playing a game at the dock. Then we came to the boat and our watch leader, Cara gave us a tour of the boat. The boat was cool and we wondered how ten people could survive on this boat for so long because it’s so small. It’s like a really cool boat and pretty. We were surpr…

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06/06/17 - Final Night at Sea

Boston Harbor

Augustine, Justice, Liam, Houston, and George.

The day started two hours later than usual due to the inconvenience of moving anchor we all got some extra rest. For breakfast we had scrambled eggs and fruit salad. After breakfast we did our daily chores. And read the continuation story from last night’s anchor watch. Next we broke up into our dai…

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06/06/17 - Perseverance

Boston Harbor

Willa, David, Louis, Zoe

The sailors began their day with a hearty breakfast of oatmeal, eggs, and fruit. After a few hours of rotations, we pulled anchor from Gloucester and set sail for the Boston Harbor under rainy skies. The sailors proudest achievement of the day was finally hoisting the mains'l. After exiting the harb…

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