Location of our boats
We are now at the Isles Yacht Club Marina
1780 West Marion Ave
Punta Gorda, FL 33950
(The Leopard and Siren are docked elsewhere, please contact us if you would like to see a boat prior to embarking.)
Sailing Lessons and Captained Charters in Punta Gorda, FL
Learn to Sail ... Charter A Sailboat ... Take A Sunset Cruise ... Explore the Sea
|Captained Sailing Charters
Enjoy a Sunset, half day, full day, weekend or entire week exploring Charlotte Harbor, the Gulf Islands, or even the tropical Florida Keys. All our charters include a Captain, and you are free to do as much or as little of the sailing as you wish.
Take up to 6 persons aboard one of our gorgeous Sailboats.
Now scheduling Celestial Navigation courses ASA107 & ASA117. Would you like to learn how to plot a course using a Sextant? Navigate on the open ocean? Be able to discern where you are if your electronics fail? These courses will give you a solid foundation in using the celestial bodies, enabling you to calculate your course when out of sight of land.
ASA117 Basic Celestial Endorsement: 9am – 5pm on Saturday, January 17th, 2015.
ASA107 Celestial Navigation: Will be a long weekend in April 2015, exact dates to be announced later. We recommend you take ASA117 in January first to prepare for this advanced course.
Bottle-Nosed Dolphin in Charlotte Harbor
Ft. Jefferson, Dry Tortugas
ASA Certified Sailing Lessons
2005 31’ Catalina
All Classes 2 to 4 persons
We teach sailing on sailboats, no classrooms! You'll get lots of personal attention and helm time. Achieve certification with the American Sailing Association standards
ASA Sailing Courses
- Basic Keelboat ASA 101
- Basic Coastal Cruising ASA 103
- Bareboat Chartering ASA 104
- Coastal Navigation ASA 105 (Home Study Version)
- Advanced Coastal Cruising ASA 106
- Celestial Navigation ASA 107
- Basic Celestial Endorsement ASA 117
- Docking Endorsement ASA 118
25% discount for 2nd, 3rd or 4th person in your party
Most courses are taught at least once a month.
ASA Certified Private Sailing Lessons
If you prefer no additional students in your class, we offer ASA Certified private lessons.
Informal Private Sailing Lessons
Customize your own informal private lessons to develop the skills you want, with no tests.
Live the dream
by learning to sail!
Sailing Charlotte Harbor, Florida
- Punta Gorda
- Pine Island
- Boca Grande
- Burnt Store
Sailing the Gulf Islands of Florida
- Sanibel Island
- Captiva Island
- Cayo Costa Island
- Cabbage Key
Sailing the S.W. Florida Coast
- Marco Island
Sailing the Florida Keys
- Key Largo
- Key West
- Dry Tortugas