Westwind Sailing  was created in 1987 to work in cooperation with the Orange County Sailing & Event Center, (formerly the Dana Point Youth & Group Facility) in providing safe boating and sailing education for the general public. Its dedicated and passionate staff helped grow Westwind Sailing and expand to new locations and communities – most notably Lake Mission Viejo in 1998. Read more
SUP Fit Sundays are BACK!

Work off the Holidays with
FREE SUP Fit workouts in January!
Drop in on Sundays: 1/1, 1/8, 1/15, 1/22, 1/29.
7:30 - 8:45 a.m. at our dock in Dana Point.

Bring your board or use one of ours for FREE.
Wear beach/workout attire. Bring water or sports drink.
The workout will be land and water based.
Come to one, two, three... or all!
And be prepared to work off the Holiday Cheer!
Adaptive Boating
We’ve developed this program to provide on-the-water therapy and to teach safe boating and sailing to individuals with special needs.
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Looking for a unique gift for someone special? How about a Sailing Gift Certificate! Perfect for moms, dads, grads, birthdays, holidays…etc. Gift certificates may be purchased for a specific group program, private lessons or may be left open for the recipient to choose. The unique experience of learning to sail is a special gift that will always be remembered.
(949) 492-3035 or email us.
FREE Sailing Rides on MLK Day!
Spring happens early in southern California and we’re celebrating at Westwind with FREE Sailing Rides!

Join us on Monday, January 16 (Martin Luther King Day) from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. to learn about our exciting spring sailing and paddling programs and take advantage of 20% ‘Pre-Dawn’ discount pricing.

While you’re here, voyage with the Westwind staff aboard our 14’ Capris and experience first-hand the wonderful world of sailing!

Our sailing rides are first come, first served and will average 20 minutes based on demand. Minimum age to participate is 6 years.


First Ever PUP Sup at Westwind!

Join Westwind and Ryan Furlet of K-Nine Guru on Saturday, January 21, 8:30 - 10 a.m. as we host our first ever PUP Sup!
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Dana Point Aquatic Foundation Type V Lifejacket Fundraiser
Donate to the DPAFand receive a Type V waistpack style lifejackets that's perfect for SUP and other boating activities.

The Dana Point Aquatic Foundation is a CA, non-profit 501(c)3 organization whose purpose to provide access to and support for the Community Boating and Recreation programs at the OC Sailing & Events Center.

For a donation of $75 you'll receive one of these fabulous lifejackets. And for $140, you'll get two! Donations can be made with cash or check or securely with PayPal. Check out DPAquaticFoundation.org . Got questions? e mail the Foundation at info@DPAquaticFoundation.org .
Spring has Sprung!
Click HERE to Register NOW for any of our Programs!

Check out our awesome spring schedule! We've got Kids, Teens, Women and Adults sailing, SUP, Adaptive boating, don't forget - Spring Break and summer is just around the corner! Register by March 6 to take advantage of 20% off our Spring programs! We're currently open daily for Open Paddle and SUP Fit is available on Wednesday mornings. Sail Club is available on Saturday mornings for kids and Saturday and Sunday for adults. Come take advantage of our beautiful New Year! Smooth Sailing!
Dana Point Schedule
Lake MV Schedule

Dana Point and Lake MV Summer Registration begins Saturday, March 5!

15% OFF Military Discount

Register for ANY of our programs - anytime, show your military id and receive a 15% discount. Valid at both Dana Point and Lake MV locations.
Current Schedule of Ongoing Programs
Updated January 12, 2017

Dana Point

Open SUP & Kayak Practice
Ages: 12 - adult (under 14yrs. w/ parent)
Cost:
SUP: $25 hr., $35 1.5 hr., $40 2 hr.
Kayak (single or double): $20 hr., $30 1.5 hr.
• SUP: Daily, 10 am - 3 pm. Weather and conditions dependent.
• Kayak: Daily, 10 am - 3 pm. Weather and conditions dependent.
Please check our FACEBOOK or TWITTER for up to date status report.

Stand Up Paddle Fitness
Ages: 14 yr. and up
Cost: $15 + $5 per session or $135 + $50 for a 10 session pass card:
• Wed: 6:30 - 7:45 am.
• Sun: 7:30 - 8:45 am. FREE in January

Jr/Teen Sailing Club
Ages: 10 - 17 yrs.
Cost: $40 club registration fee (Oct - Jan) + $20 per activity
• Saturday: 10 am - 1 pm

Westwind Sailing Club
Ages: 18 yrs. and up
Cost: $40 club registration fee (Oct - Jan) + $20 fee per activity
Saturday & Sunday Hours: 10 am - 1 pm. (weather and conditions permitting). 2.5 hr. maximum sail sessions.

Lake Mission Viejo

Open StandUp Paddle Practice
Ages: 12 - adult (under 14yrs. w/ parent)
Cost:
SUP: $25 hr., $35 1.5 hr., $40 2 hr.
• By appointment only
weather and conditions dependent
California Department of Boating and Waterways
US Sailing Online Small Boat Sailing Course