For some, the answer is blowin' in the wind. Explore the Northwest's lakes and saltwater in a sailboat with The Mountaineers. Our Basic Crewing Course gives you hands-on training in how to crew a sloop-rigged sailboat. Volunteer skippers take members on board as crew for day trips throughout Puget Sound. If you don't know your way around a boat, no worries. The Basic Crewing Course will help you figure out the difference between a jib and a mainsail.