Adult Learn-to-Sail

The best sailors in the world learned to sail in a dinghy

Details & Pricing

Private Sailing Lessons:

We offer private lessons and will schedule instruction on dates and times suitable for you.  Lessons may be scheduled by appointment during regular hours of operations: Wednesday through Sunday, 10 am to 6 pm. Individual goals will determine the number of lessons. Typically, lessons are scheduled in 2 and 3-hour blocks of time. 

As you prepare for your lesson, please be sure to bring the following with you to your lesson at the Sailing Center:

Bathing suit and beach towel

Closed-toe, non-slip boat, water shoes with white soles (dark soles leave marks on the boats.) No flip-flops or spongy crocs as secure footing on the boat is essential.

Hat and sunglasses


A change of clothing should you want to go home in dry clothes in the event of rain or a possible capsize drill.

Sailing Lesson Fees:

2-hour minimum required

$45/hour for members
$60/hour for non-members
$25/hour for additional person in the same boat

Want to learn with a friend or family member? The cost is $20 additional per person, per hour.

Professional coaching for privates lessons is the hourly rate plus the cost of chartering a boat.

Next Steps?

We look forward to helping you with your next sailing adventure! To schedule your lesson or for more information, please call the USSCMC at 772-334-8085 or email