What to bring

We encourage you to pack light – space onboard a sailboat is somewhat limited. Weather can be variable on the west coast, so it's good to choose your clothing with layering in mind. 

" It is better to be lost on the ocean
than found at the office. "
                                        — Captain Pedro

FOOTWEAR / Non-marking soles
Boat shoes, Teva-type sandals or tennis shoes

CLOTHING
Foulweather / Rain gear
Fleece Jackets
Long johns or janes
Soft-sided duffel bag (not hard-sided luggage)
(Mustang Lifejacket is provided)

PERSONAL
Sleeping bag (pillow provided)
Beach towel and facecloth
Sunglasses with idiot string and side protection
Sunscreen ((SPF 30 or higher)
Toiletries
Personal journal 
Glasses / Contact lenses (and spares)
Special medications
Gravol (non-drowsy) 
Cell phone & charger   

ENTERTAINMENT
CD’s                             
Reading material
Games

DOCUMENTATION
Current driver’s license
Current Passport
Birth certificate copy
Next of kin contact information
PCOC Card
Other Sailing qualifications (if you have any)
Sailing logbook (we can provide)
Evidence of travel insurance coverage
Fishing License if you wish to fish or gather shellfish
     » www.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/fm-gp/rec/licence-permis/index-eng.htm#Tidal_Licensing