Shipmates Together

Staying Engaged – Staying Connected

Shipmates Together brings you some of the magic that you may remember having experienced aboard Adventuress

It might be a recipe from our delicious veggie galley, a chantey, a story or some of the ship’s fascinating history. We might even help you get a moment to yourself from the kids with as they explore the Salish Sea with Science Friday. While we can’t make the hard things go away, we do hope we can bring a tiny bit of Adventuress magic to your day.

Shipmates Together brings you Virtual Backgrounds to use for those important Zoom calls

With this series we’ll dive into the history of the schooner Adventuress and its many lives. Climb aboard to hear stories about those who have sailed aboard the 1913 National Historic Landmark sailing ship and traversed multiple seas at the helm.
Galley Goodies Monday
Favorite Vegetarian Recipes from the Adventuress Galley. Join us in the Adventuress galley to discover the recipes that have delighted passengers and crew for many years.

Throwback Thursday
The History of Adventuress
as narrated by Adventuress crewmember and historian Anne Willey. Each week she tells the story behind a photograph from Sound Experience’s archive collection.
Science Friday
The Salish Sea is one of the world’s largest and biologically rich inland seas. Learn something new about this vast eco-system each Friday

Maritime Movie Matinee Saturday
What’s your favorite Maritime Movie? Each week a Board Member, an Adventuress captain, or a crew member share their favorite adventure of the sea.
Welcome to Sound Experience’s limited podcast series, PodCast-Off. Brought to you in partnership
with ArcMedia Studios and with support from the National Society of the Colonial Dames of America in the State of Washington.

Episode 1
Whaling Story

Maiden Voyage to the Arctic

Episode 2
Girl Scouts on Adventuress

And why shouldn’t Girl Scouts go to sea?

Episode 3 Adventuress,
Pilot Era, Part 1

Guiding the World’s Largest Ships

Pilot Era, Part 2

Adventuress educator, deckhand and relief engineer Anne Willey regales with stories from the schooner’s past.

Renovation stories of Adventuress

Sound Experience’s Executive Director Catherine Collins describes the passion-fueled painstaking process of maintaining a wooden boat.

Hard Tack

Apple Muffins

Zucchini Pancakes with Coriander Maple Butter

Lemon Bars Deluxe

Cheddar-Corn Spoon Bread

Gazpacho Soup

Captain Daniel’s Carrot Cake

Chocolate Truffle Cookies
from former crew member Jane Israel

Davis’ -Reddi for anything Pot Luck Pie dessert
from the Adventuress cook book

Hearty Fruit Muffins
from 2019 crew member Anna Ripley

Vegetarian Chile
from 2019
‘s Chief Mate Samsam

Boat Meal
A favorite breakfast dish on board

Granmpa’s Nova Scotian Oat Bread

Captain Al Nejmeh’s Bread recipe

Adventuress Mac n Cheese

Adventuress Pizza
Day Sail Chocolate Chip Cookies (Vegan)
1960 Youth Adventure small boats sail with Adventuress.

Adventuress crosses under the Fremont Bridge 1952

The trip from San Francisco to Seattle

Adventuress’ pre-sale haul out and survey 1950

1952 and the sale of Adventuress by the Bar Pilots Assc.

Adventuress’ last years as a pilot boat

Adventuress’ WWII service

The Alameda Sea Scouts

The Pilot Era

Adventuress motoring through the Golden Gate

The great gale of February 1927

Adventuress picking up her pilot

1920-1930, Adventuress on-station

San Francisco Bar Pilots office

Pilot Captain Alex Swanson

The Whaling Years

Adventuress loses her Bowsprit in Aug of 1913

John Borden on deck in 1913

Adventuress in San Francisco
July 1913

Adventuress launched Feb.1913
Harbor Seals

Wildfire Smoke



Hooded Nudibranchs

Sea Jellies

Comb Jellies

The Pacific Flyway

Harbor Porpoises

Beach combing


California Sea Lions

Identifying creatures that leave the tell tale signs

Tell tale signs left by different Salish Sea residents

The shallow, silty mudflats of the Salish Sea

How different parts of the Salish Sea’s waters interact as salt and fresh waters mix


Microplastics with Julie Masura

Tidal pools

The 3 types of Orcas that call the Salish Sea home

The World of Plankton
The Mercy

Pirates the Caribbean: At Worlds End

The Bounty

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest

White Squall

Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl


Racing alone around the World
Maidentrip –
Solo around hte world at sixteen

A womens crew of 12 enter the Whitbread Round the World Yacht race.


Vanishing Sail
Boatbuilders of the Caribbean

Master and Commander

The Peking Battles Cape Horn

Captain Courageous

Captain Ron

The Mike Plant Story

Morning Light