Sailboat Shop - Desert Sailing Headquarters

Arizona's Finest Sailing Source  - Serving Desert Sailors for over 30 Years

Mark and Debroah (Former Sailboat Shop ASA students), on their Catamaran in the Med; "living their dream"!

Our Catalina 36 "Sailaway" sailing here in the desert on a Pleasant afternoon!


The Sailboat Shop is YOUR ONE STOP SHOP for for all of your sailing needs:

The Sailboat Shop is a distributor of new and used boats and can provide a variety of hull, sail, and motor repairs.

We offer a Three Hour Tour sailing experience that can be either an introductory sailing lesson or a lake cruise, and also a Sunset Cruise on board a 25' sailboat.

The Sailboat Shop is also an American Sailing Association (ASA) accredited school. If you're looking to learn how to sail, we are the place to go. We teach the ASA101 Basic Keelboat Class ($450), ASA103 Basic Coastal Cruising Class ($450) as well as ASA105 Coastal Navigation ($350).

Ready for more?  How about your own CERTIFICATION VACATION. Take ASA103, 104 Bareboat Cruising or 114 Catamaran Cruising in San Diego, Catalina Island, San Juan Islands, or?  Where do you want to go?  We offer 3-5+ day Certification Vacations starting at $1095 per person, double occupancy (restrictions apply). 

Whether you are here on vacation or a life long resident of Arizona, for a different desert experience it is hard to beat sailing. Come join us on Lake Pleasant for the unparalleled joy of gliding along silently through the water propelled only by a stiff breeze to the view of a spectacular sunset.

SAILING is one of the few sports that can be enjoyed YEAR ROUND by the entire family. Whether you're sailing along on a stiff breeze, anchored in a secluded cove, fishing off the stern or enjoying a moonlight cruise, there is something in sailing for everyone at every age.   LET'S GO SAILING!

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Photo courtesy Mike Ferring