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Basic Keelboat Full Course

Jun 7–11, Jun 21–25, Jun 28–Jul 2, July 12–16 (women only), Jul 19–23, Aug 2–6, Aug 9–13 (women only), Aug 23–27
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM  |  $800 Non-member  |  $720 Member 

This is the full US Sailing Basic Keelboat course taught over 5 consecutive days. See Level 1 and Level 2 descriptions for course content. Women Only classes are available—taught by women for women only. No prerequisite.

Tuition for this course includes the US Sailing Basic Keelboat Textbook, which may be picked up ahead of time at the Wooden Boat Chandlery, 431 Water Street, Port Townsend, please view our store page for current opening hours. Simply tell the cashier at checkout your name and that you are registered for a Keelboat class. If you do not have a chance to get it ahead of time, we will have one in the classroom for you on your first day.

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Jun 07 - 11 2021


9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Local Time

  • Timezone: America/New_York
  • Date: Jun 07 - 11 2021
  • Time: 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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Contact Us

431 Water Street
Port Townsend, WA 98368
Phone: 360.385.3628 x100
Fax: 360.385.4742


Admin Offices &

H.W. McCurdy Library
Monday – Friday
10 AM – 2 PM

Wooden Boat Chandlery
Open daily from 10 AM – 5 PM

Marine Thrift

Thursday – Sunday
9 AM – 4 PM

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The mission of the Northwest Maritime Center is to engage and educate people of all generations in traditional and contemporary maritime life, in a spirit of adventure and discovery.

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Northwest Maritime Center (FEIN # 91-1931643) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.

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