SALTS - Sail and Life Training Society

SALTS (Sail and Life Training Society) is a registered charity based in Victoria, BC that offers dynamic sail training programs for youth age 13 to 25 aboard the traditional tall ships Pacific Grace and Pacific Swift. Established in 1974, SALTS programs emphasize youth development and mentorship and include four and five-day trips for school and youth groups in the spring and fall, ten day voyages that circumnavigate beautiful Vancouver Island in the summer, and offshore voyages every several years to exotic ports around the world. •

Pacific Swift under sail

Pacific Swift

Pacific Swift
Rig: Topsail Schooner
Sparred Length: 33.8m (111′)
Displacement: 98 tons
Built: 1986, by SALTS






Pacific Grace under sail with Killer Whale

Pacific Grace

Pacific Grace
Rig: Gaff Schooner
Sparred Length: 42.2m (138’7″)
Displacement: 175 tons
Built: 1999, by SALTS