Learn to Sail

Hunter 27 S/V Why Knot II

Learn to sail at East Carolina Sailing School!  We are one of the best sailing schools on the east coast. We also offer some of the best pricing available in the southeast. We will teach you how to sail confidently and safely in a variety of conditions and aboard different types of sailboats.  Our goal is to make sure you and your loved ones have a safe and enjoyable time on the water during class and once you sail off on your own.  The skills and the confidence you receive from our courses will empower you to realize your dreams.  We pride ourselves on providing stress free learning experiences.  Our instructors are top notch and have made sailing their profession. We’d love to share our passion for sailing with you!

Are you dreaming of cruising the waters of the Caribbean, our wonderful North Carolina sounds, or your local lake?  The dream starts here! At East Carolina Sailing School, we can help make your dream a reality.  Learning how to sail will feed your soul and open up a world of exploration and adventure like no other sport or lifestyle. We are dedicated to helping you become a confident and safe sailor.   We are so committed to your success that we encourage you to come back and audit any course you have completed on a space available basis!*

Lessons focus on developing the skills that will enable you to cruise your local waters or around the globe.  We offer classes at the BridgePointe Hotel & Marina in New Bern, NC.  Our sailing grounds include the Neuse River, Pamlico Sound and the Atlantic Ocean.  Destinations include Beaufort, Cape Lookout, Hatteras, Manteo, Morehead City, New Bern, Ocracoke, Oriental and Wilmington. Our courses are designed to be safe and fun as well as based on nationally recognized standards. Our instructors are USCG Captains and are certified sailing instructors. Let East Carolina Sailing School teach you how to sail and learn in one weekend what would take you months of trial and error to learn on your own.   Sign up for one or more of our courses now!




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Call (252) 557-9783 today and let’s go sailing!

Email Us: Sail@EastCarolinaSailing.com