Basic Sailing & Seamanship Class from Santa Cruz
Enjoy a two-day introduction to sailing where you get the skills and confidence you need to safely skipper and crew a 27' to 30' tiller sailboat. Have plenty of fun on the water with this class.
What You Will Do
- Gear up for a two-day course that covers the fundamentals of sailing and seamanship on the Monterey Bay
- Get 12 hours of on-board instruction to provide you with the skills and confidence you need to safely skipper and crew a 27' to 30' tiller sailboat in light to moderate wind and sea conditions
- Keep your eyes open to spot dolphins, otters, seals, pelicans, and the occasional whale
- Sailing class
Participants can purchase the Santa Cruz Port all-day meter parking permits upon arrival for $5. A billed hat, UV-blocking sunglasses and sunscreen. Please wear soft-soled, comfortable shoes. Bring a warm jacket, fleece, sweater or windbreaker (layering is the best way to dress). You can store an extra jacket or a backpack in the boat's cabin. Must be ages 12 and up.
Cancellations made within 72 hours will receive a 50% refund; Unfortunately, no refunds are available for cancellations made less than 24 hours in advance. Unless serious medical excuse- then only 50% charge. In the event that your course is cancelled due to weather restrictions, refunds and reschedules will be permitted.