HMCS ORIOLE, the sail-training ketch of the Canadian Navy,
based on the Canadian Pacific coast. 102' over-all, the ORIOLE
was built in 1921, and is the longest serving commissioned ship in
the Canadian Navy.
HMCS ORIOLE participated in the ASTA Tall Ships Challenge in 2005,
and is expected to return for the 2008 tall ships events in the Pacific
For 2008 details go to: http://sailtraining.org
The above image of HMCS ORIOLE is one of 12 tall ships
photographs featured in the 2008 tall ships calendar.
For more information, or to order the 2008 tall ships calendar,
2008 tall ships calendar