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We are a sailing academy operating on the beautiful waters of Lake Ontario in Prince Edward County. If you have a little or a lot of experience, we are here to help you achieve your sailing goals! Check out our adventures to see which one is best for you!



Registration is open. Basic Cruising on-line theory sessions begin April 1st. Get ahead and spend more time with hands-on sailing this season!

Learn to Cruise

Our cruising programs are designed for novice to intermediate level sailors. Whether you are looking to become a competent crew member or a skipper of your own vessel, we will get you to your goals!

Start Keelboat

Our crew competency course will cover theory and practical skills over 2 days. Our candidates have a high success rate from have no previous experience, to sailing as a crew with the instructors guidance. Check out our testimonials to see for yoursel!...  Read more

June 15-16 2024

Basic Cruising

Also known as the day skipper certification, Basic Cruising is a 5-day course that covers theory and practical elements to become a competent skipper in familiar waters. If you are looking to expand your knowledge and take the next steps to boat ownership, this course is for you! ... Read more

June 10-13 2024
July 15-18 2024
August 5-8 2024

Intermediate Cruising

Our intermediate course is offered as a liveaboard course. You will spend 7 days with your instructor and fellow crew learning theory and practical skills for a coastal cruiser. This course is a more in depth look into seamanship as we prepare you for your future as a competent skipper, capable of navigating in unfamiliar waters...

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July 7-14 2024
August 11-18 2024
September 8-15 2024

Sailing Experiences

We offer introductory experiences to sailing for those who are curious about beginning their sailing journey or just want to enjoy a day on the water. We offer short, half day and full-day or private experiences. Add on snacks or lunch for an unforgettable experience exploring the waters of PEC. We can show you the best of our region from a new perspective!

3 Hour Experience

We offer 3 daily departures from morning, mid-day and evening. We sail, stop for a jump in the lake and head back in time to enjoy the rest of your planned activities in PEC.

5 hour experience

Our 5 hour experience leaves 2 times daily. Enjoy a cruise late morning or in the afternoon. Our second departure brings us back to port for an epic sunset over PEC.

Private day trips

Join us for an all-day private sailing experiences. This is perfect for a couple celebrating a special occasion, a family day of fun or just some friends who want to have a little PEC adventure!

Where to Stay

When you register for our cruising courses, we include a stay in one of 3 cabins aboard our 2011 Bavaria 36. These cabins don't last long and are first-come first served. Register early to secure your free accommodation. If there are no cabins available we have some great accommodation
providers, but don't wait too long, PEC is a busy place and hotels fill up quickly. Below are links to our affiliated accommodation providers.


Stay Aboard With Us!


The Royal Hotel


Bed & Breakfast PEC


Log Cabin Point


The Lakeside Motel