Schedule a Safe Sailing Evaluation - CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
You must schedule and pass the Safe Sailing Evaluation as well as have a valid Safe Boating License in order to rent a sailboat. The evaluation covers rigging, navigation, and other safety skills necessary when out on the water. For questions about the Sailing Evaluation or the Safe Boating License call us at (516)398-1323.
Non-refundable evaluation fee of $30 per person
*Minimum of 2 persons per rental must pass Safe Sailing Evaluation prior to renting or you may sign up to have a captain on board.
BOOK YOUR RENTAL - Link
Rental reservations are required three days in advance. Two-hour minimum for all sailboat rentals. Boat rentals must be returned 30 minutes prior to the end of the rental period.
ENSIGN SAILBOAT (2-person min./ 5-person max.)
Resident: $80/2 hrs.; Non-resident: $110/2 hrs. Additional hours & all rentals must be pre-booked.
Each additional hour: Resident: $30/hr; Non-resident: $50/hr.;
*Rescue Fee: $50
SAIL WITH CONFIDENCE
After completing the Safe Sailing Evaluation, you are now able to safely cruise around the LI Sound on your own. Let the wind take you where it may.
OTHER SAILING OPTIONS
To book a rental with a captain sign up for a Private Sailing Lesson!
WALK-UP REGISTRATION ONLY!
ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOT AVAILABLE FOR THIS PROGRAM.
July 20 - August 28
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. (Weekdays & Weekends)
The latest rental start time is 2 pm.
Each rental includes: Boat, Paddle & Life jacket
-All Rentals must be back to our beach one half hour before closing.
-Paddle rentals are first come, first served.
-All participants must wear the provided personal flotation devices at all times.
-All participants must sign an assumption of risk and release liability form prior to renting.
-GNPD is not responsible for any lost or broken personal items, phones, etc., on the water.
-All children under the age of 16 years of age must be accompanied by and have a waiver signed by an adult (18+).