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Cape Breton Sailing Charters Daysailing

10101 Grenville St., St. Peter's, Nova Scotia B0E 3B0, Canada
+1 902-631-5050
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Loved this sailing experience!!!!!!

From start to finish, Greg created such an amazing and warm sailing experience for my husband and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Hillary F
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Brooklyn, New York, Usa
Amazing cruise on Bras D'Or Lakes

Had a wonderful day with Captain Greg on Misty Cat! We were not disappointed by what everyone told... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2017
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A hands-on day-sailing adventure on the Bras d'Or Lakes/coastal waters of Cape Breton Island. Your party (up to 6) is invited aboard Misty Cat, alongside historic St. Peter's Canal. Take the helm. Trim the mainsheet. Or just sit back and enjoy the ride. See alongshore, marine and bird life all around you. Swim then enjoy lunch at anchor in a quiet cove. Become part of the incredible vista. Custom daysailing charters designed just for you.
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10101 Grenville St., St. Peter's, Nova Scotia B0E 3B0, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From start to finish, Greg created such an amazing and warm sailing experience for my husband and I. We started our day with sailing basics—a review of the boat and the geography of the area. Then, pretty quickly, Greg offered the wheel and began to...More

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Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful day with Captain Greg on Misty Cat! We were not disappointed by what everyone told us is some of the most beautiful sailboat cruising in North America and Greg's knowledge of the area gave us a long list of places to see...More

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Greg S, Owner at Cape Breton Sailing Charters Daysailing, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your review - I'm always happy to introduce new sailors to the Bras d'Or Lake sailing experience, and to help people find hidden treasures during their adventures on Cape Breton Island, including the creative work of my wife Dawn and Encore Jewellery!

Reviewed 18 August 2017

Captain Greg knows his Nonsuch and handed over his knowledge and the ropes to my husband for a wonderful 4 hour sail on Bras d Or Lake. Wonderful scenery, first hand training and great conversation. What more could you ask for on a summer afternoon...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

For my birthday, my wife surprised me with a stay at the Bras d'or Lakes Inn and a three hour sunset sail on the Misty Cat with Cape Breton Sailing Charters. Captain Greg met us at the resort and walked us over to the vessel....More

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Greg S, Owner at Cape Breton Sailing Charters Daysailing, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Art, it was a pleasure to sail with you on your birthday - and I'm very happy to know Maureen pulled off the surprise!

Reviewed 12 July 2017

My wife Kris and I spent 3+ hours sailing with Greg on beautiful Bras d'Or Lake. We lucked out and it was a beautiful day, and just Kris and I were on board during this trip. Greg was gracious, informative, and interesting host, and allowed...More

Thank Mark E
Greg S, Owner at Cape Breton Sailing Charters Daysailing, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Hi Mark and Kris, it was a pleasure sailing with you. Thanks very much for your kind comments on this page.

Reviewed 2 July 2017

Had a wonderful time--our first sail in 30 years. If you know how to sail, you'll be pleased with the character of the Nonsuch. Handles like a dream, steps right along (PHRF 200), and the cat rig is no muss, no fuss. Just revel on...More

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Greg S, Owner at Cape Breton Sailing Charters Daysailing, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2017

Art, it was a delight to sail with you and Barbara last week. I appreciate your comments and also note that learning how to sail is a bit like riding a bicycle, in that once you know how, you will always know how. Just a...More

Reviewed 18 January 2017

All 5 of us Loved it. It's so beautiful, peaceful & relaxed. A place like no other! We sailed, went deeps fishing, shopped, walked, went on tours & Loved all for he friendly people. We will go back! Thanks Greg for such an incredible experience!

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Greg S, Owner at Cape Breton Sailing Charters Daysailing, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2017

Thanks for your review Brenda and Wayne - nice to get this reminder of summer on a blustery day like we're having here today in mid-January. Hope we see you back in Cape Breton sometime!

Reviewed 14 October 2016

This was definitely the highlight of my husband and I's trip to Nova Scotia. Captain Greg and his wife were wonderful, and we got to learn so much about the history of the area we were sailing thanks to them. We lucked out weather wise...More

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Greg S, Owner at Cape Breton Sailing Charters Daysailing, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2016

Thanks for your review Olivia - helping newbies get a feel for handling a sailboat is very rewarding for me. I enjoyed our afternoon sail and I hope there is a sailboat of your own in your future!

Reviewed 23 September 2016

Sailing with Captain Gregg is more that an ordinary, killing time on the water. when boarding the Boat Gregg will take you back to the first settlers, with stories that bring the whole area into life of historical encounters, trade and war, all packaged with...More

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Reviewed 17 September 2016

We did not realize how much we could be involved with our sail with Captain Greg and we loved every minute of it. He is a great guide but let's you have a great chance to work on the boat. And taking a walk to...More

1  Thank Jennifer Kaniec... M
Greg S, Owner at Cape Breton Sailing Charters Daysailing, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2016

Hi Jennifer - thanks for your review. It was a pleasure sailing with you, Joe and Drew and I certainly look forward to another adventure with you!

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