Sail Offshore on a Swan
59º North Sailing offers those adventurous spirits out there the opportunity to crew & sail offshore on a long-distance ocean passage with professional sailors on one of two of sailing's most highly-respected ocean-sailing yachts, the classic S&S Swan 48 Isbjörn and our newest addition to the fleet, the German Frers-designed Swan 59 IceBear!
We set an ambitious schedule, sailing 10,000 miles per year, making landfall in ports from the Caribbean to the Arctic, Bermuda, Europe, Canada & beyond. Normally the boat is sailed by Andy & Mia, August & Liz or another of our experienced team, plus 4-6 paying 'crew', depending on the boat, each with their own cozy sea bunk & who actively participate in all aspects of the voyage, from steering & navigating to foredeck work, weather analysis, cooking & cleaning and more.
So if you've dreamed of seeing stars down to the horizon, if you yearn to lose sight of land for days on end, if you want to unplug from the world ashore, then join us for the offshore sailing adventure of a lifetime.
Available Bunks 2019
We’ve added a Caribbean trip on BOTH boats in December, from BVI-Antigua, and there are still a couple spots left on the epic trip south, from the Chesapeake to Tortola. ICEBEAR & ISBJORN will sail in-company on both passages to end 2019: