Blue Fin, Shilshole Bay Marina


Beginner Sail - Blue Fin, Shilshole Bay Marina

Come and follow the Christmas Ships on Blue Fin, Saturday afternoon!

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Shilshole Marina Slip E-19

2:00 pm

Let's go out on the water Saturday afternoon and follow the Christmas Ships. The Dickens Carolers will be singing and we will enjoy the festivities, have some hot chocolate  and hot cider.  Bring light snacks to share. Dress for the weather. We will return to the dock about 5:00.


Blue Fin, Shilshole Bay Marina

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Sailing Essentials

Don’t leave the dock without these items! They make sailing safer for you and your crewmates. As a carrier, use a soft duffel bag for easy stowing without metal buckles that can scratch woodwork.

  • Non-skid deck shoes (or sea boots) with non-marking soles.
  • Heavy-duty gloves (preferably leather) for line handling (fingertips cut off is OK).
  • Warm clothing head to foot (Note: The ambient temperature on the water is usually lower than on land).
  • Foul-weather gear
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Knife on lanyard
  • Whistle on a lanyard
  • Food and drink
  • Headlamp or flashlight
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