Sailing

Sailing

Local Yacht Clubs

Yarmouth: Tourist Information Office 01983-813818

Harbour Master: Chris Lisher Tel 0198 3760321 Fax 01983-761192
e-mail HM@yar-iow-harbour.demon.co.uk
website www.harbours.co.uk

Yacht Clubs/Sailing Clubs:

The National Trust Places to visit for outstanding scenery and beautiful walks

  • Headon Warren: location ½ m W of Totland near the western tip of the Island
  • Tennyson Down and High Down: location ½ m W of Freshwater bay
  • Compton Down & Compton Bay: Location W of Freshwater Bay adjacent to A3055
  • Ventnor Downs: Location 1/2m N of Ventnor
  • Chillerton Down: Lcoation 1m N of Chillerton
  • St Catherine’s Hill & Oratory: Location ¼ m E of Black gang roundabout off the A3055
  • St Catherine’s Point, Knowles Farm: Location, ½ m W of Niton Under cliff

Houses and Gardens to visit

  • Mottistone Manor Garden: Location 1m W of Brightstone
  • The Needles Old Battery: Location West High down, Totland
  • Newtown Old Town Hall: Location In the centre of Newtown
  • Bembridge Windmill: Location ½ m S of Bembridge
  • For Further Information
    www.nationaltrust.org.uk
    Tel 01983-741020
  • Ventnor Botanic Gardens - www.botanic.co.uk - Tel 01983 855397

English Heritage places of Interest

  • Osborne House and the Swiss Cottage Location: 1 m SE of Cowes  Tel 01983-200022
  • Carisbrooke Castle: Location 11/4 m SW of Newport Tel 01983-827005
  • Appuldurcombe House: Location: S of Shanklin Tel 01983-852484
  • Yarmouth Castle: Location In Yarmouth adjacent to George Hotel Tel 01983-827005
  • For further information and opening times
    www.english-heritage.org.uk

    Tel 0870 333 1181

Other Places of Interest

Photographic Exhibitions at Dimbola House

  • To be advised

Isle of Wight Gardens open to the public

www.ngs.org.uk Tel 01983-533814

Yarmouth Harbour

Yarmouth: Tourist Information Office 01983-813818

Harbour Master:
Chris Lisher Tel 01983 3760321 Fax 01983-761192
e-mail HM@yar-iow-harbour.demon.co.uk
website www.harbours.co.uk

Yacht Clubs/Sailing Clubs:

Sailing Events

Old Gaffers Festival
www.yarmoutholdgaffersfestival.co.uk

Round the Island Yacht Race
www.roundtheisland.org.uk

Cowes Week
www.cowesweek.co.uk

Cowes Powerboat Festival
www.cowespowerboatfestival.com

Little Britain Challenge Cup
www.littlebritain.co.uk