NEW THIS SUMMER! ONE WEEK SAILING CAMPS
Pay the same amount for a two week half day course
Camps start 3rd July, 16th July, 30th July and 13th August
Great Slave Sailing Club - A great place to begin your sailing adventure.
Nestled in the rocky outcrops of Back Bay the GSSC has all the advantages of a small club on a big lake. friendly, unpretentious and full of people who love to sail and love exploring the wonderful natural beauty of the Great Slave Lake. Come learn to sail with us and who knows where it may take you.
We have a range of courses aimed at all levels from beginners to advanced and all ages from 7 and up. We encourage competition and organise weekly dinghy races.
What Students Should Bring.....
Lifejacket/PFD if you have your own with your name clearly marked We do supply lifejackets if you don't.
soft-soled, non-marking water shoes
a wetsuit is strongly advised especially for children, they like to have fun in the water and the water is cold!
Otherwise bring appropriate clothing for the weather: Bathing suit, foul weather gear (windproof jacket, pants), towel, etc
extra set of dry clothes and foot wear for on land
hat & sunglasses with string
drinking water & snacks
full day programs - Peanut-free lunch, water bottles (preferably insulated to keep water cold and fresh)
Please store all personal items in a bag, keep your lunch in an insulated bag, and label everything, including your PFD if you have one. All personal belongings are stored in the clubhouse. The Sailing School cannot ensure the safety of any valuables.
** "shorty" wetsuits can provide warmth and a bit of padding. They can be purchased in Yellowknife at Canadian Tire or online through Canadian water sports companies such as M.E.C. and Shuswap Ski & Board.