Whale watching sailing on a traditional pilot house sloop. Welcoming 6 passengers to join Captain and naturalist on full and half day sails of the islands. The only sailing company to be member of Pacific Whale Watch Association.
Located at the Historic Jensen’s Boatyard, Essential Sailing offers on-site marine repair services, a stocked boat supply store, marine consignment store and yacht brokerage. We offer bottom painting, boat maintenance and repair. Whether you are interested in high tech ceramic waxes, topside painting or the latest in antifouling bottom paints, Essential Sailing is the islands first stop for marine products and services. Jason@essentialsailing.world
We are an ASA Sailing School offering basic to advanced instruction for power and sail.
Our Captain has a 100 ton USCG license. We can provide yacht delivery to any West Coast destination.
During the summer season we offer four-day to two-week skippered charters on the M/V Compass Rose to the San Juan Islands, Gulf Islands, Around Vancouver Island and the Inside Passage to Alaska.