Canoe Sailing

If you would like to learn more about how you can use your canoe with a sail then this one day course will give you all the information you need to know. We can teach you the skills you will need and these can be tailored around you current knowledge to allow you to build on your own experience and learn some new skills. Whether you want to learn how to build a large rafted canoe rig using a tarp for a sail, or would like to learn how to solo sail your canoe we can give you all the skills you will need to be able cruise along in your boat on a windy day with no effort involved! You will learn about a variety of equipment and techniques used to sail a canoe and gain knowledge and practical experience on how to use the wind to your advantage.

This one day course will be guided by what you would like to learn, but could include some of the following elements:

  • Equipment
  • Use of tarps
  • Building rafted canoe rigs
  • Solo sailing rigs
  • Packing a canoe for a sailing
  • How the wind works
  • Principles of sailing

Price = £150 per day (group discount rates available)
Please contact us for more information and to arrange a course date that suits you.


The are no dates for this, but if you are interested please get in touch.