Boston By Boat

A special project of Save the Harbor/Save the Bay

Sailing Centers

Boston Harbor is home to a number of sailing centers, which generally feature sailing lessons and membership options for adults.

Courageous Sailing Center offers free programs for youth in both Charlestown and Dorchester.

Piers Park Sailing Center is located in East Boston, and offers free programs for youth.

Boston Sailing Center is located at Lewis Wharf in Boston, and offers a variety of programs year-round.

Black Rock Sailing School is located at Shipyard Quarters Marina in Charlestown, and offers programs focused on keelboats.

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