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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...more
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10101 Grenville St., St. Peter's, Nova Scotia B0E 3B0, Canada
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All reviews captain greg sailing experience my husband and i day sail bras d'or lake cape breton nova scotia his knowledge laid back three weeks his skills excellent adventure local history whole family learned how wonderful experience cat
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Reviewed 23 September 2018

We enjoyed our sailing day with Greg on Lake Bras d'Or immensely. It was the perfect day to round off our three weeks trip through Atlantic Canada. Luckily, we were able to reschedule the day trip as the date we had originally planned was not...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Very enjoyable day with Captain Greg who was friendly, engaging and took the time to answer all of our questions graciously and teach us a bit about sailing throughout the day. The whole family (including kids ages 11 and 13) spent time steering the boat...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 24 August 2018

We enjoyed a fabulous sailing experience with Greg. He was informative, engaging and very easy to be with. He allowed us time at the helm, guiding us to improve our sailing skills and understand more about what to do in different circumstances. My partner, who...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank James M
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Capt. Greg (plus great weather) made this a wonderful day on the water. Greg had engaging stories and local history to share, responding to all our curiosities as we sought to learn more about the beautiful surroundings and small towns. We enjoyed staying at the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Katharine M
Greg S, Owner at Cape Breton Sailing Charters Daysailing, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

Thanks Katharine - your comments are appreciated. Sometimes our group charters go with just a few people and that worked out to your advantage - glad that you all got time at the helm. I can't take credit for the good weather we had -...More

Reviewed 23 July 2018

What to do for a surprise birthday? Charter with Captain Silver, have your sons and their girlfriends arrive and then set sail on the Bras D’Or. We leave with blue herons, reminiscent of pterodactyls gliding around us, we chart a sail towards Chapel Island, a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Greg S, Owner at Cape Breton Sailing Charters Daysailing, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018

Thanks Keith- it was a pleasure sailing with your family on Jane's birthday. It's a special treat for me to sail with Cape Bretoners and their mates in the homeland. Fair winds - it was great to reconnect with you.

Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Our family was visiting Nova Scotia on a cruise, and I booked a charter with Cape Breton Sailing as an independent excursion. We had such a fabulous time, and the whole family commented that it was a highlight of our entire cruise! Captain Greg was...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Adriane S
Greg S, Owner at Cape Breton Sailing Charters Daysailing, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

Hi Adriane, thank you for your review. It was a real pleasure sailing with you and your family. I appreciate the extra effort it took for you to make this booking work during your short cruise ship stopover in Sydney - and I am really...More

Reviewed 11 July 2018

This was a great experience. Captain Greg was very flexible. He sailed the boat when necessary but let us do the sailing when possible. Fun and educational! Fully recommend.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Greg S, Owner at Cape Breton Sailing Charters Daysailing, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Thanks for your review Michelle, it was a pleasure sailing with you last week!

Reviewed 10 July 2018

If you want to relax, you relax. If you want to work the sails, Captain Greg will teach you the sails. Captain Greg can tailor your experience however you like, and is very confident letting the customers get involved with the boat. I enjoyed this...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Greg S, Owner at Cape Breton Sailing Charters Daysailing, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Thanks Jack. It was a pleasure sailing with you and your crew!

Reviewed 21 November 2017

This is a long over due review for one of the most enjoyable experiences we have had - anywhere. I don't want to give away any of the details but Capt. Greg is a great host and story teller, with tons of interesting local history...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Greg S, Owner at Cape Breton Sailing Charters Daysailing, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2017

Peter and Leslie, thanks for your review. It was a pleasure to sail with you and help mark your anniversary on the water! Wishing you the best of this holiday season.

Reviewed 28 September 2017

I would highly recommend this sailing adventure with Cpt. Greg on the Misty Cat sail boat. I was fortunate to win the adventure for 6 guests from the COAST radio station and what a great prize it was. We were met by Cpt. Greg in...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Greg S, Owner at Cape Breton Sailing Charters Daysailing, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

You brought the perfect crew for this daysail - it is a memorable one for me. Thanks to COAST Radio for making it happen. Congrats again on your win! Hope to see you on the water next summer.

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Kathryn C
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Response from Greg S | Property representative |
Hi, and thanks for your enquiry just received. Yes, we certainly can do that, there are a couple of options. Suggest we communicate by email, and maybe by phone to discuss. You can email me from our website. Apparently it is... More
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