Butte Sailing Club - Thermalito Forebay - Oroville, CA | Directions | GPS: 39.536944, -121.586845

Junior and Adult Sailing Adventure Classes

Learn beginning sailing techniques through classroom instruction and on-the-water instruction. All classes to be held at the Forebay Aquatic Center, Oroville. Sailing instructors will be volunteers from the Butte Sailing Club led by a US Sailing Certified staff instructor. 

Lesson Schedule:

Will be published by June 1, 2016 at Forebay Aquatic Center website. See calendar for details.

Class Fees:


Curriculum is purchased by Forebay Aquatic Center and provided by US Sailing. This is not a US Sailing certified class. All class instructors are volunteer lifetime sailors of the Feather River Sailing Club, each with more than 10 years sailing experience. A release of liability must be signed by each consenting adult. Parents are more than welcome to observe on the water classes from shore.


Class size is limited to 3 students per boat

1 instructor per 4 student ratio is required

Students must be present at all classroom sessions to earn on water sailing practice times.

1 safety/training motorized boat per 2 sailboats on the water at all times