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
- $74 for a youth sailing camp with half-day sessions (up to a $149 value)
- $129 for a youth sailing camp with full-day sessions (up to a $259 value)
Kids aged 8–16 learn to skipper and crew a centerboard dinghy or small sailboat on Medicine Lake during three- to five-day courses divided into three skill levels. Campers gain confidence and knowledge of water safety while steering through light to moderate wind and water conditions. Click here to see available camp sessions.
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.