Improvements in schooner Haukur

Lately schooner Haukur has been in the Akureyri shipyard for improvements of facilities. The main purpose is to increase bunkbeds so after the improvements Haukur will have the possibility to sleep 11 people. The cabin in front when the old bunkbeds had been torn down 7 new bunkbeds have been built, five in the cabin in front and two in the crew cabin. The passenger cabin…

Schooner Activ in Húsavík

The 40 meter long Schooner Activ just after arrival in Húsavík this morning. The 20 meter long Schooner Haukur is very small in comparison. This morning a majestic 3 mast schooner sailed into Húsavík harbour.   Danish built in 1951, Schooner Activ is owned by the Baltic Schooner Company and registered in London.  Captain Jonas Bergsoe and…

NS-2 season has started

The NS-2 season started June 20th and will go on until 15th of August. The first tours have been excellent, plenty of whales, thousands of puffins and a good northerly wind that allows us to turn off the engine and put up sails to get us back home.     Blue whale blowing close to…