Join Us Aboard "Blue Pearl" for Hands-on Sailing Instruction:

Introduction to Sailing and Cruising Classes are now being offered for groups of up to 6 students onboard our gorgeous sail-training vessel "Blue Pearl", a classic 48' Hans Christian Cutter:

 "Blue Pearl" tied up at the dock, eagle harbor, bainbridge island, wa

"Blue Pearl" tied up at the dock, eagle harbor, bainbridge island, wa

Starting at $120 per person for a four hour module, our classes provide patient, friendly instruction to small groups with emphasis on individual attention and hands-on learning from a seasoned United States Coast Guard licensed captain and certified sailing instructor.

This is a safe, supportive environment in which to test the waters, experience the joy of sailing, and learn the fundamentals of operating a sailboat.

Our curriculums include:

  • Parts of the Boat and Sailing Terminology

  • Docking procedures

  • Raising and lowering sails

  • Points of Sail

  • Rules of the Road

  • Basic Navigation

  • Multi-day cruising

  • Anchoring

  • Tides & Currents

Contact us directly for more information. 

All classes take place on spectacular Puget Sound, WA and start from our home port on beautiful Bainbridge Island.