Archive: From the Crow’s Nest
Star Clippers: Climbing the Mast
| April 13, 2017

One of the unique activities aboard a Star Clippers tall ship is the chance to climb the mast. Guests are harnessed in and climb up a rope ladder to the Crow’s Nest. A great view is in store for all who make the climb.  

Star Clippers: Love is Always in the Air!
| February 8, 2017

Valentine’s Day isn’t the only time to find romance. Love is always in the air on a Star Clippers sailing! The graceful tall ships in the Star Clippers’ fleet provide an exceptionally romantic setting for lovers, for honeymooners, for anniversary celebrations and romantic voyages. Sailing in and out of the world’s most beautiful destinations in […]

Star Clippers: Climbing the Crow’s Nest
| August 9, 2016

Have no fear, vacations are the time to try something new!  For an adrenaline rush you can climb to the crow’s nest (in a harness and with the assistance of crew) on all our ships. Have you climbed our crow’s nests???  

Star Clippers: The Crow’s Nest
| June 6, 2016

Have you climbed the crow’s nest on our ships? Do you know how high it is? The first platform is between 20-23 meters (66-75 feet) from the water level and about 15 meters (49 feet) to the deck level. The second platform (not accessible for passengers) is 40 meters from the water level, which is […]

Star Clippers: Climb the Mast!
| March 22, 2016

On Star Clippers you are encouraged to help raise the sails, learn how to tie knots, visit the open bridge, lay in the bowsprit net-suspended above the rushing sea, and most unique of all, climb the mast to the Crow’s Nest for a stunning panoramic view. Have you climb the mast yet on one of […]