Our Explorations

We use traditional Norfolk wooden fishing boats under sail to access the most mesmerising and hidden creeks, islands and salt marsh; the UK's last wilderness. Your professional skipper and crew will serve Norfolk's best table, all grown and crafted within 30 miles of our HQ. You will experience the ebb and flow of the tide and be surrounded by an abundance of wildlife and nature, allowing you to slow down and completely recharge your spirit.

Our boats are normally chartered by groups of friends or a family, but we also offer combined sails for individuals several times a month.

Sail by Experience

Salt Marsh Sail

A balanced taste of sailing, swimming, wildife and with a locally sourced meal.


Coastal Sail

Sail over Wells sand bar for a day in the North Sea or tuck into a protected creek.


Swallows and Amazons

Family Adventures - a Sailing Treasure Hunt!


Wild Swim

Focus on a longer swim to a number of specially recced creeks and channels.


Sea School

One of our skippers will lead a structured hands on training package.



Learn about the abundance of salt water plants, bivalves and crustacean.



Using the power of nature and water to reset your mind through the tidal flow.



Let us take you to one of the most beautiful spots to set up base, swim and eat.


Special Operations

Overnight Sail

A balanced taste of sailing, swimming, wildife and with a locally sourced meal.



Learn advanced seamanship and field craft skills and then run a smuggling operation.

Discretly explore

Sail Cargo

Help with our regular sail between Kings Lynn and Wells or have your cargo shipped


Wildlife Sails

Join us and a local wildlife expert as we access hard to reach wildlife hotspots.


Sail By Location

From our HQ in Wells-Next-the-Sea:

EAST, to Stiffkey, Morston, Blakeney and Cley. Via the creeks in the mussel flats and Crab boat and via the sea in the crab boat, whelker and Smack.

WEST, to our favourite spot on the east end of Scolt Head Island (Burnham Overy Staithe), Brancaster and Thornham, by crab boat, whelker or our new smack

Or further afield to the Chalk Reef off Sheringham or into the Sand banks of the Wash on the whelker or our smack

Location Sails

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