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Sail what you want, when you want.

Available as a daily, monthly, or annual card, the Recreational Sailing Card provides the holder access to sailboats, kayaks, and stand-up paddleboards. All participants must sign a waiver verifying their ability to swim.

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Boathouse & Sailing Pavilion

Your gateway to the Charles River is at the Boston University Sailing Boathouse! The Sailing Boathouse is open to the BU Community as well as the general public for recreational sailing and other boating. All are invited to join our sailing program by taking an instructional sailing class or purchasing a sailing card. Spend some time sailing this summer season and experience the profound effect that spending time outdoors and on the water can have on your mind, body, and soul.

Recreational Sailing Hours




1 – 6 pm


12 – 6 pm

The season begins April 1, 2014, and runs through mid-October.


Recreational Sailing Card Rates

FitRec Member Non-Member
Daily Card $20 $35
Monthly Card $40 $70
Annual Card* $100 $165


BU Dinghy Sailors

Do you love sailing? Consider joining the Boston University Dinghy Sailors (BUDS), the club sailing team. The BUDS are a committed group of very skilled sailors in a larger group that supports the team in both practice and competition. The BUDS are always looking for sailors with varying levels of experience to join the team!

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