Boating and Yacht Safety for Persons of All Ages
Northern California Sailing Calendar and YRA Master Schedule
Capsize (and righting) of Oracle AC45 on San Francisco Bay:
Norcal Sailing presents photos and articles of sailing interest around the Bay Area. In the past they have done articles on our Tomales Fall Series, and have announced our regattas on their pages:
Sailing Anarchy is a world wide sailing news page with articles, blogs and forums on all things sailing:
USSailing is the home of sailing organization for the US. News, information, etc. Please support this organization
Pressure Drop is another sailing/racing news page, with emphasis on the west coast:
SFSailing is the page to sailing resources around the bay. With many links to commercial and other sailing pages. Also if you want to try crewing on the bay racing or cruising, their ‘crew list’ is the place to start.
This is the best weather page.
Check out the satellite, radar, and especially the ‘forecast discussion links.
Sail Flow focuses on the weather for sports enthusiasts. Here is the link to the home page and a link for local weather:
This link is from the Bodega Marine Lab with weather info and up to date photos and conditions on our coast:
Maps and Charts
Map to Marconi Cove launch ramp (Tomales Bay)
Map to Miller Park launch ramp (Nick’s Cove, Tomales Bay)
Map to Marshall Beach (Tomales Bay)
Information about Spring Lake.
Map to Spring Lake launch ramp
Information about Lake Ralphine
Map to Lake Ralphine
Chart of San Pablo Bay, Petaluma River, Napa River
Petaluma Turning Basin map
Upper Petaluma River Chart (Turning Basin to Lakeville)
Check out this “Beginners Racing Guide” for tips you need to know or have forgotten.