Introduction to Sailing

What to expect
  • Experience the fundamentals of sailing firsthand on the water with an introductory workshop
  • See and feel the beauty of Lake Michigan up close and personal on a modern sailboat
  • Replenish and socialize after your sail with a delicious complimentary cookout
  • Enjoy a real-life experience of this wonderful sport to unlock your passport to a lifetime of adventure
Discover the world of wind and water as you learn the basics of sailing! In this 2-hour, on-the-water session you will not only enjoy a sensory extravaganza on Lake Michigan, you will also actually operate a modern sailboat. After your introductory lesson, acquire a new appreciation for this elegant sport as you learn some basic sailing theory, boat handling techniques, and terminology from a professional instructor. By the time you return to the dock for a complementary cookout, your transformation from a landlubber to an old salt will be well underway. Who knows, a few hours of fun may launch a lifetime of sailing adventures!

Note: If you decide to sign up for the follow-up class, Basic Sailing 101, within one week of your Introduction to Sailing class you will receive a $50 discount. Classes start every week from mid-April through the end of September.
Key Highlights
Price $50.00 per guest
Duration / Session 2 hours
# Sessions 1
Cancellation notice must be provided at least 72 hours in advance in order to receive a full refund. If notice is provided between 72 - 12 hours in advance, you are subject to lose 50% of reservation charge. There are no refunds less than 12 hours in advance.

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