Rowing & sailing Classes—Boats Provided
Ages 6 to 16

The Northeast Harbor Sailing School, situated on Gilpatricks Cove, offers a safe and exciting learning experience to young mariners ages 6 to 18. Our dedicated and qualified instructors teach rowing and sailing classes throughout July and August in the fleet-owned optimists, 420s and mercuries, so there is no need to own your own boat. All children of members are eligible for classes. Click here to go the the sailing school website.

private motorboat & SAILING CLASSES for adults 

It's always a good time to learn. When available, our instructors give private sailing and motorboat lessons to older teens and adults at the rate of $75 an hour (minimum of 2 hours). We provide clear instruction on rigging, maneuvering and docking your own sailboat or motorboat. Call the Sailing School Director at 207.276.5101 to set up your private class. Limited availability.

A smooth sea never made a skilled sailor
— English proverb