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  • Have you even been on a Sailboat?
  • Want to try to crew on a Sailboat?
  • We offer Experiences and Courses.

on Lake Diefenbaker, Elbow, SK.

Services Available

Fully accredited through the Canadian Recreational Yachting Association. CRYA.org

Three Hour Experience

Let us know where you want to start. Discover Sailing or Become Certified.


Never been on a sailboat? Start with our Discover Experience or give as a gift to someone special? Feel the breeze, hear the gentle wake and enjoy the views!
Begin Learning to Sail
Try your hand at sailing. Under our guidance you will experience first hand, a few skills required to sail a keelboat. Tack, Gybe, trim and other fun learning. Give it a try!
Cost: $100 each for any introduction experience or $250 for a max of 4 people.

Certified Courses

You have tried sailing or know you want more. Sign up for one of our courses.
Competent Crew
No Experience required.
Basic introduction to become familiar with sailing.
Includes 20 hours on the water. This is a prerequiste to the Day Skipper Course.

Cost: $600

Day Skipper
Experience how to prepare for a day trip on a Keel boat. We add to the Competent Crew material by examining and practising docking, anchoring and mooring in various conditions.
Includes 20 hours on the water. This course can be combined with Competent Crew at a reduced price.

Cost: $600 stand alone class, $450 if combined with Competent Crew.

Coastal Navigation
Who knew Lake Diefenbaker could offer Coastal Navigation? Electronics can fail in any part of the world.
This content applies to navigation on any water body. It covers reading charts, tide/current tables and planning routes.
Includes 8 hours on the water. Can be combined with either or both of the above classes for a discounted price.
No Prerequisite required.

Cost: $400

VHF ROC(m) Radio
Recently approved to train and/or certify anyone needing a Marine Radio Operators certificate. This course is available in numerous formats. Contact us for details and pricing.

These four certifications and a first aid class, allows you to apply to Charter in and around the Gulf Islands of BC and beyond!

Expand your Experience

Sail in BC
Introducing Serenity
Our newest addition!
For those who want to expand your Lake Diefenbaker sailing experience with Living Sky Sailing School, we are offering you the opportunity to now try sailing in Coastal waters of British Columbia.
Trips will be in the Gulf Islands or Desolation Sound region based out of Nanaimo, BC.
Stay on the boat each night!
Complete a course or refine yours skills in Pacific waters.
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