Sail San Francisco Bay

Learn the Ropes of Sailing with a Two Hour Lesson on the San Francisco Bay

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About This Experience

General Information hide

Considering getting into the sport of sailing? This Two-Hour San Francisco Bay Introductory Sailing Session is a great first step! Board a six-man skippered charter designed to provide individuals who are considering getting into sailing with a real glimpse of the sport.

Two hours on beautiful San Francisco Bay will help you to determine if you want to make sailing a bigger part of your life. This experience begins when you meet with your captain and join a six-membered team as you learn some of the basic sailing concepts aboard the 36 foot sloop. Upon completion of this two hour Sailing Lesson, feel free to take a tour of the 50-yacht sailing fleet and the uniquely designed 10,000 square-foot facility.

Get a real feel for the wind in your sails on the San Francisco Bay during this Two-Hour Introductory Sailing Lesson as part of a six-membered crew!

Where It's Located hide

  • Berkeley, California

Who Is Included hide

The Sail San Francisco Bay Experience Gifts Certificate is valid for one participant. There will be approximately five additional participants on the sail.

Guests are welcomed to watch, although much of the experience will be beyond viewing distance.

When It Is Offered hide

The San Francisco Sailing Lesson is available Saturdays and Sundays, year-round, subject to availability. Lessons typically begin at 11:00 AM.

How Long Is It hide

The San Fran Introductory Sail has a sail time of approximately 2 hours and a total duration of approximately 2½ hours.

Weather hide

The San Francisco Bay Sail Lesson may be rescheduled by the Captain due to high winds, heavy rain, fog or other inclement weather.

What To Wear hide

Dress comfortably, flat, non-marking rubber-soled shoes and layers are recommended for this sailing adventure. The sailing school will provide participants with waterproof pants and jackets as there will be plenty of spray from the Ocean. Sunglasses and hats are also highly recommended.

Additional Information hide

Life vests, waterproof gear and all equipment will be provided for you by your instructors.

While motion sickness is possible, it is unlikely and can be reduced by avoiding heavy meal(s) prior to the scheduled sail. All passengers must sign a release form.

All skippers are US Sailing Certified (American Sailing Association) and are licensed by the U.S. Coast Guard


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Reservation Information hide

All changes to reservations for the Sail San Francisco Bay Experience require fourteen (14) days advance notice.

Xperience Certificates® cannot be exchanged once a reservation for the experience has been made.

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