Two-Hour Semi-Private Sailboat Trip for Two or Private Trip for Four from Northern Breezes Sailing School (Half Off)

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Sailing lessons teach you to navigate choppy waters or awkward conversations during unnaturally still waters. Weather any storm with this Groupon.

Choose Between Two Options

  • $129 for a two-hour semi-private sailboat trip for two (a $260 value)
  • $199 for a two-hour private sailboat trip for four (a $400 value)

Aboard a small keelboat, such as a Pearson 26, American Sailing Association–certified instructors gently cruise over quiet surfaces on an area lake such as Lake Minnetonka or White Bear Lake. During the journey, they help passengers sail and control the boat.

Northern Breezes Sailing School

Boasting a Gold Standard certification from the American Sailing Association, Northern Breezes Sailing School welcomes tender-footed sailors aboard a fleet of US Coast Guard–inspected boats for safe, exciting lessons. With a host of courses for beginners, intermediates, and advanced dread pirates, Northern Breezes acclimates students of all levels with both the practical and nuanced aspects of the art of wind harnessing.

Helmed by ASA instructor-evaluator Captain Thom Burns, the school has awarded more than 5,000 ASA certifications since its inception. Northern Breezes also offers camps for adventurous whippersnappers as well as boat charters and onshore courses on how to read the wind rippling across the water.


Tips from Groupon Customers

  • “Our skipper, Judy was great! And we had a good breeze to make it even more awesome! :)”

  • “My daughter went last year for the first time and enjoyed it. She is exicted to learn more about sailing again this year. :)”

  • “My kids loved the class and my son wants to take the advanced class next. My daughter isn't into sailing she discovered, but she enjoyed taking the class with a friend. ”


  1. A

    Windmill Marina

    16065 32nd St. S

    Afton, Minnesota 55001

    763-542-9707

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  2. B

    Shorewood Yacht Club

    600 W Lake St.

    Shorewood, Minnesota 55331

    763-542-9707

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  3. C

    Docks of White Bear Lake

    4420 Lake Ave. S

    White Bear Lake, Minnesota 55110

    763-542-9707

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In a Nutshell

Instructors teach passengers to sail and control small boats on one of seven scenic lakes

The Fine Print

Expires Sep 30th, 2012. Limit 1 per person, may buy 2 additional as gifts. Limit 2 per visit for 2-person option; limit 1 per visit for 4-person option. Valid only for option purchased. Reservation required; subject to availability and weather. 48hr cancellation notice or fee up to Groupon price may apply. Must sign waiver. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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