Blue Fin, Shilshole Bay Marina


Sail - Blue Fin, Shilshole Bay Marina

Training Sail on the Puget Sound

  • Easy
  • Easy

Shilshole Bay Marina Slip E-19

Meet at E gate at 11:00am

We will sail my Catalina 42 "Blue Fin" on the Puget Sound. We will practice our tacks and jibes as we improve our sailing skills. This is a class student sail but anyone with a sailing badge can come along, We are going to have a great time. We should return to the dock before 5:00pm.


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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