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Chances R awaits your arrival! Sailing three times a day for periods of over 2 and a half hours each gives each passenger a great sailing experience. Come join us for a fun time we will be glad to have you aboard. Visit our Facebook page and website...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
6 Simcoe St | Barrie City dock, Barrie, Ontario L4M 1A1, Canada
This was my husband and my second cruise with Chances R and Cptn. Phil. We had 3 friends with us. The weather wasn't the greatest - heavy clouds, quite windy, rain off and on - but no worries, Cptn Phil is an experienced sailor. The...More
Chances R you may have a near death experience. Captain Phil’s lack of concern for his passengers is extremely troubling. After stopping the boat, several passengers got into the water on floaties and due to the wavey conditions, many passengers were quickly swept away from...More
We were taking our boat out around the lake and we saw two people struggling in the water trying to get the sail boats attention. We approached them and they were exhausted, trying to get back to the sailboat. We helped them up onto our...More
Captain Phil is a qualified skilled sailor with a quick wit.
The two hours fly by in peaceful and beautiful surroundings.
You can rent out his boat for any occasion privately. Although it seats up to 8, it would be fairly tight quarters.
Left the docks with the sun shining but a rain storm quickly followed us. Capt Phil took us over to the south shore in the hopes of avoiding the rain with no luck. We continued through the rain shower until the sun came out again....More
The ride was peaceful and quiet and overall the boat is very well maintained and it was a beautiful day. Sadly since there was little wind the trip was sadly cut short by the captain which we weren't so happy about, as the payment was...More
Date of experience: June 2017
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Philip P, Owner at Chances R Sailing Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded August 3, 2017
It is rare not to have wind in Kempenfelt. Bay. I apologise we were in 15 min before the 2 hour time period i set aside for sailing due to running the engine Most often Im over 2 hours under sail . Difficult to be...More
We had excellent experience on this 38' Hunter sailboat. The weather cooperated and was just right for being lazy on a quiet sailboat. Captain Phill was extremely friendly and easy to talk to, he has some great stories. We will definitely book another trip with...More
Date of experience: June 2017
Philip P, Owner at Chances R Sailing Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded July 23, 2017
Thank you and look forward to sailing with you again .cheers ...
This was my first time in Barrie and I was surprised at how beautiful the water was. The boat is very spacious and Phil took care of everything. Very enjoyable ride and the weather was perfect! Will definitely be back
Excellent trip!I'll be back to do it again before the summer is out Brought my sister from England and my teenage son
I sat up front the whole time and enjoyed the liberating ride
Some might enjoy the safer seating in traditional chairs at back...More