OCSC Sailing School

S.F. Bay Destinations

Description / Overview | Course Schedule

OCSC's "San Francisco Bay Cruising Destinations" seminar

OCSC's "San Francisco Bay Cruising Destinations" seminar

Greater San Francisco Bay offers a wide variety of cruising opportunities for sailors who are "in the know." You too can become an insider by attending this seminar. Popular and challenging destinations -- restaurants, nature preserves, maritime and natural history museums, night clubs and secluded coves -- are all just a sail away, but only if you know where to go and how to make the most of them. Discover the well-kept secrets of Bay cruising.

Topics Covered:

  • Using tides and currents to enhance your charters
  • How to not get stuck and make your destination on time
  • The swirling currents of Ayala Cove
  • How to dock in current
  • Secrets of effortless mooring ball usage
  • Do's and don'ts of Sam's Anchor Cafe
  • Bay etiquette, tides, and keeping an eye out
  • Sausalito destinations (Horizon, Pelican Harbor, Schoonmaker Point, Horseshoe Cove)
  • Petaluma, Vallejo, Benicia
  • Gateway to the Delta
  • San Francisco marinas
  • Coyote Point
  • Jack London Square

Class Information


  • Member/Student: Free
  • Retail: $25.00

# of students:

  • 25 maximum


  • Classroom


  • Two-Hour Seminar
    7-9 pm



Good To Know:

  • This seminar is free for members! Just give us a call to reserve your seat in advance.



August 2017

SF Bay Destinations

  1. Sat, 26th 7:00pm Day 1

November 2017

SF Bay Destinations

  1. Sat, 18th 7:00pm Day 1