Løgstør – Skive – via Limfjorden Rundt 181009/6

Limfjorden Rundt 2018 One of our most exciting trips this season, Excelsior is joining up to 65 other ships in this annual festival of traditional ships. Taking place in the Limfjord which is one of Denmark's biggest fjord, linking the Baltic with the North Sea. NOTE:- As of 10th August, flights to Aalborg from the UK [...]

By | September 10th, 2018|Comments Off on Løgstør – Skive – via Limfjorden Rundt 181009/6

Lowestoft – Aalborg (Denmark) 180309/6

Setting sail from our home port of Lowestoft, Excelsior will make her way to Denmark, taking in some fantastic coastal waters on the way. The exact route will be set by the Skipper based on optimum wind and weather conditions to provide you and your group with the best sailing available. This trip will include [...]

By | September 3rd, 2018|Comments Off on Lowestoft – Aalborg (Denmark) 180309/6

Hull Smack Special Voyage – Lowestoft to Chatham to Lowestoft 181408/5

As part of the Excelsior Trust Fleet, we have CITY OF EDINBORO, which was built as a Hull smack in 1884.  Today she is the last representative of the great fleets of deep-sea sailing trawlers that worked out of Hull and the largest extant British smack - a remarkable survivor. To celebrate her, and provide [...]

By | August 14th, 2018|0 Comments

Oostende Voor Anker 2018

15 - 05 - 2018 As one of the UK's top 60 most historic ships, Excelsior likes to get about and be seen. This week we hopped across to the Oostende Voor Anker festival in Oostende to join this great gathering of over 140 vessels. We were joined with our adult charters, a mix [...]

By | May 23rd, 2018|Ship's Log|0 Comments

Excelsior Spotted sailing along the Orwell near Pin Mill: 2018

Our 2018 April Day Sails were some of the sunniest, and on Sunday, we managed to get some wonderful sailing in, donning just T shirts. Whilst out, local photographer Kevin Jay was also out and about capturing footage of the day's activities. Kevin has kindly shared this images with us, and they are rather [...]

By | April 24th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Limfjorden Rundt 2017 – With Boy Leslie

A Small bit of Boat Hopping... Excelsior Volunteer Will Paterson spent some of the 2017 season on another vessel, Boy Leslie, a British Smack who is run and maintained by a group of dedicated volunteers, chaired by Bjorn Abrahamsen, a good friend to Excelsior and her crew. Will joined the crew of Boy Leslie taking part [...]

By | April 18th, 2018|Events, Volunteers|0 Comments