NOTICE: The mayors of Oakland & San Francisco have challenged each other to a Battle for the Bay on Creek to Bay Day, Sept. 21.

Schedule Private Sailing Lessons

During Summer 2018 we do not have any staff or boats available for Private Lessons. Please check back in the Fall.

Call For More Information

(510) 238-2196

We offer private and semi-private lessons in sailing, kayaking, and canoeing. There is a 3 hour minimum for sailing lessons.

Sailing Lesson Rates

ResidentNon-ResidentTotal People
Private Sailing Lessons
(sailing, kayaking, canoeing)
Semi-Private Sailing Lessons


Special Needs

Photo of a Peddle Boat Group

OPR and the Lake Merritt Boating Center are fully committed to compliance with the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act. Direct inquiries concerning accommodations at least 10 days prior to the OPR Inclusive Recreation Coordinator, Erin Burton, at 510-597-5064 or