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Join us for a sociable weekend cruising around the stunning coastal waters of the Isle of Anglesey. The coastline of Anglesey offers some spectacular scenery and wildlife, including sea cliffs, historic castles, the waterfront towns of Menai Bridge and Beaumaris, the splendour of Bangor’s Victorian pier, lighthouses, islands, seals, sea birds and puffins to name but a few.

This cruising weekend is ideal those looking for a simple and enjoyable introduction to cruising, or for those who might want to brush up on some skills. There is no fixed agenda, or specific course aims but if there is something you want to know or have a go at, then this weekend provides the perfect opportunity to gain experience.

This course is specifically aimed at those aged 55years+

Meals onboard: The boat will be stocked to provide three meals per day as well as snacks and drinks. If you have any special dietary requirements please note them when booking.

The Yacht: 38ft Hanse 385. Commercially coded by RYA/MCA as category 2 compliant the yacht can carry 6 people including the Skipper. Facilities onboard include; heating, hot water, cooker, fridge, toilet, Radar, GPS and AIS.

Arrival: All our weekend cruising courses begin at 8.00pm on the Friday evening. A meal is included on Friday and is served between 5.30-7pm in the dining room.Please meet your skipper in Reception at 8pm, where you will be given a short briefing, and be issued with waterproofs before driving down to the yacht, moored at Port Dinorwic, 5 minutes away from the Centre. You will stay onboard the yacht for both nights of your course. 

Please bring with you; warm clothes, a sleeping bag and pillows, head torch (with a red light for night exercise) and sailing wellies (not black soled)


Course Information

Duration: 2 days

Time: 20.00-17.00 (Course begins on Friday evening ) 

Minimum standard: None

Minimum Age: 55yrs +

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