Barrie Yacht Club

Description (Service) Private, member-owned club 
  • offer summer sailing school for children and youth as well as adult sailing instruction  
  • interested people may also learn about sailing by advising the club that they would like to crew on a racing boat 
  • offer Adult Learn to Sail on Dinghies and Keelboats  
  • club facility available for rental for weddings, etc. to club members and guests only 
  • fuel is not available
Summer Youth Sailing School 
  • offers CanSail level 1 - 6  
  • camp runs for two weeks, with each day being a combination of on water and in classroom instruction as well as recreational activities 
  • check website for Summer Sailing School, Adult Learn to Sail Lessons and other Club events
Service Details
Hours Hours
Office hours: irregular
Executive Meetings: held monthly, one general meeting held in the fall
Summer Sailing School: Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm

Barrie Yacht Club: May-Oct
Summer Sailing School: Jul-Aug
Areas Served Barrie
Eligibility Barrie Yacht Club: Primarily sailboats, including dinghies, and some power boats
Summer Sailing School: Children and Youth 8-18 years
Application Barrie Yacht Club Membership: call or email for information
Summer Sailing School: online registration through website
Languages English
Fees Program - Fees vary depending on the size of the boat,(maximum 33 ft), and on the type of membership (boating or non boating)
Address and Location
Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
1 Johnson St
Barrie, ON
Canada L4M 1E1
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Intersection Johnson St and Shanty Bay Rd
Physical Access Partially Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-728-4440, Answering Machine only
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Primary Contact Marc Hill, Commodore; Email:
Alternate Contact Marina Whelan, Secretary
Mailing Address PO Box 451 
Barrie, ON 
Canada L4M 4T7

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