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Jetties Sailing Center

Bathing Beach Road, Nantucket


2022 Dates of Operation: Monday, June 27 - Friday, August 19
Hours: Monday - Saturday: 10am - 4:30pm
Booking online recommended, as walk-up availability is limited

Book Now for 2022!

Tuesday, February 8, 2022:

Bookings for Private Lessons and Women's Clinic will open at the link above.

Bookings for Rentals and Tiny Salts will open in June, 2022.

The Jetties Sailing Center, located on the harbor side of Jetties Beach, offers a variety of option for water lovers of all ages and skill levels!

Rentals: Get out on the water for an hour with one of our paddleboards or kayaks (singles and doubles)! Or for the more advanced sailors, we offer two-hour rentals of sailboats in a variety of sized and models, including 420s, Rhodes 19s and Marshall Cat 15s. Rentals are available Monday - Saturday from 10am - 4:30pm.

Private Lessons: Whether you're an Old Salt or it's your first time on the water, the Jetties Sailing Center has opportunities for sailors of all skill levels. We offer an adult Women's Sailing Clinic (Tuesdays from 2-4pm - click "Book Now" above), as well as private sailing lessons for adults and youth! Private Lessons (ages 12+) are 2 hours for $250; Youth Private Lessons are 1.5 hours for $200 (ages 5-12). Lessons are available in Optis (1 small youth student), 420s (1 student), RS Quests (perfect for youth beginners and siblings - no more than 2 students) and Rhodes 19s (perfect for 1-2 adults).


If you do not see the specific date and time available for a private lesson, please click here to complete the survey and if there is a cancellation, we will contact you.

Memberships: Jetties Sailing Center members have free access to sailboats, kayaks, and paddleboards as well as a 25% discount on private lessons. Please see below for the offerings. Choose the one that's right for you and start enjoying the benefits today!

Join Now!

Purchase a membership for yourself or as a gift. All membership levels support NCS's mission and include notifications of volunteer opportunities both on-the-water and shoreside.

Individual ($500): FREE unlimited access to sailboats, kayaks and paddleboards for the individual (*only*) (up to 3 guests on sailboats). 25% discount on Private Lessons. Voting rights at NCS's Annual Meeting.

Family ($1250): FREE unlimited access to sailboats, kayaks and paddleboards for the *immediate* family members (listed on membership, with proof of ID). 25% discount on Private Lessons. Voting rights at NCS's Annual Meeting.

Silver Sailor ($400): For ages 65+. FREE unlimited access to small sailboats (Rhodes 19s or Marshal Cat 15s), with a friend or NCS volunteer instructor. Voting rights at NCS's Annual Meeting.

** Membership fees, less 50%, are considered a tax-deductible charitable donation to NCS. **

BUSINESS MEMBERSHIPS (starting at $5000): Please contact our office at 508-228-6600 if you are interested in a Business Membership for your organization. Employee/Member discounts (25%) on sailboats, paddle boards, kayaks and private lessons for any member of the family belonging to (members or employees of) the corporation. Logo on NCS website and highlight in NCS social media. Newsletter welcome (highlighting the corporation and their support of NCS).

Questions: Email or beginning June 27th, call 508-228-5358 (please do not leave a voicemail).

P.O. Box 2424, Nantucket, MA 02584
NCS Office: 508-228-6600 | Jetties Sailing Center: 508-228-5358
© 2022 Nantucket Community Sailing, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization