We're hiring!

The Community Boating Center is seeking an individual with dynamic experience in sailing and programs development to work as our Program Manager.

In addition, we are now hiring for our seasonal sailing and kayaking instructor positions, as well as our waterfront operations staff and summer interns.

Please visit our Careers page to learn about our available positions, and for details on how to apply.

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Indoor Classes are open for registration!

Our indoor classes are back for the spring, and we've got some new treats lined up for you! Along with our popular classics, Intro to Tides & Currents, Intro to Navigation, and Understanding PNW Weather, we're also offering three new courses: Seabirds of the Salish Sea, Essentials Knots for Boaters, and Intro to the Inside Passage.

Visit our Indoor Classes page to learn more!

Rentals will return in May

We will open for rentals in May, 2019
Weekends only
10am - sunset

Want to continue your learning through the winter?
Learn about our spring Indoor Classes!


Youth Programs

Summer Day Camps, Spring & Fall After-School Camps, & Youth Enrichment Programming

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Adult Lessons

Sailing, Kayaking, Coastal Rowing, Paddleboarding, Group Outings, & Indoor Classes

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Hourly rentals for Sea Kayaks,
Sit-on-Top Kayaks, Row Boats,
Stand-Up Paddleboards,  Dinghy Sailboats, & Keelboats

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Post Point Web Cam

Live feed of weather conditions at Post Point

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Dry Moorage

Kayak and small boat storage available at the CBC and the CBC's annex

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Volunteer by helping with daily operations or specialized tasks

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Private/Corporate Outings

Schedule a private or corporate outing on the water for your group. Activities include sailing, kayaking, & Paddleboarding.

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Weather Links

Before heading out, make sure you know what the weather is going to be. This page contains CBC's weather policy along with links to where we get our weather forecasts.

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Support Us

The Community Boating Center is an educational nonprofit organization. Learn where our support needs are and how you can help.

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The Community Boating Center is a certified Clean Marina! What makes us so clean?

  • We wash with vinegar instead of soaps and other chemicals.
  • We minimize our use of fuel and oil - we only have one marine motor!
  • We recycle.
  • We reduce runoff by using pervious surfaces and proper dump sites.
  • We keep Spill Kits easily accessible to the staff and the general public.
  • We follow Best Management Practices as established by Clean Marina Washington.
  • We educate boaters on marine stewardship and how to boat responsibly.

Learn more about Clean Marinas and Best Management Practices for marinas.