Destination Greater Victoria

Over the past year, we have been welcoming many locals aboard the Duen as our out of town guests are thwarted by the pandemic to come to our city in great numbers. We are truly grateful for the support from Victoria businesses, Vancouver Island residents who have...

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Taking The Duen On A Photoshoot

Here at the 3 hour sail we are working on upgrading our online presence with professional photography, video and even hired a drone videographer! The big day was scheduled, and we crossed our fingers for good weather. For this endeavour, we moved the Duen over to the...

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Three Hour Sail Under New Management

As Tall Ship Thane raises anchor and sails off into the sunset, the masts of a new tall ship comes into view on the horizon, silhouetted by the glowing Olympic mountains. After 5 productive years as Captain and owner of Victoria's Three Hour Sail, Rob McAllum has...

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Sailing off into the Sunset

Sailing Off Into The Sunset After four years of operating A 3 Hour Sail in beautiful Victoria, BC, it’s time for us to sail off into the sunset.   Rob McCallum bought Tall Ship Thane in November 2013 then opened 3-Hour Sail. He and his crew began taking...

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Traveling to Victoria, BC

Traveling to Victoria, BC Victoria is located at the Southern tip of Vancouver Island, and is visited by over three million travellers each year. As with many cities, the busiest time is the sunny summer months, because Victoria has so much to offer in the way of...

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8 Outdoor Activities for Spring in Victoria

8 Outdoor Activities for Spring in Victoria The nice weather has arrived here in Victoria, and it’s time to get outside and enjoy it! The air has been warm, the skies have been clear and the sun has been shining; it’s been lovely. If you’re looking for something fun...

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5 Unique Places to Get Married in Victoria, BC

5 Unique Places to Get Married in Victoria, BC Wedding season is quickly approaching, and Victoria, B.C. has some of the most unique, beautiful places to say “I do”’. Here, in the City of Gardens, you’ll have your choice of a small intimate wedding, or a large,...

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Sailing Superstitions

Sailing Superstitions Sailors have many superstitions, some for luck and some that are bad luck. One of the most well known phrases that originated from a sailing superstition is “Red sky at night, sailors delight. Red sky in the morning, sailors take warning”. This...

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Sailing on BC’s West Coast

Sailing on BC's West Coast The rumors are true: the west coast of British Columbia truly is home to some of the most incredible outdoor landscapes in the world. While cars and trains are a great way to see the interior of the province, there really is no better way to...

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Sailing Charters on Vancouver Island

Sailing Charters on Vancouver Island Vancouver Island is regularly referred to as one of the most beautiful places on earth. There are many ways to see what the Island has to offer: from trains, to tour buses and kabuki cabs, and everything in-between. One of the...

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