Kayak and Stand Up Paddle Board Lessons

Stand up paddle-boarding classes meet for two hours, one hour of instruction and one hour of free rental. In this class you will learn the basics of kayaking and SUP, the proper technique and everything you need to know to be safe and comfortable paddling a kayak or SUP.

Call us to schedule a class or to rent one of our kayaks or SUPs.

Class schedules are subject to change according to demand. The Sailing Center reserves the right to cancel up to two class sessions per course due to inclement weather without scheduling makeup classes.


Kayak and SUP classes are $60/hr for an hour of instruction and an additional hour of rental is included in price. Classes can be scheduled anytime with 24 hour notice. A minimum of two people required per class. (Three or more people $50/person/hr. For group rate you must register by phone 847.491.4142). Gallery

Kayak and Stand Up Paddle Board Rentals

The sailing center has gone windless! We now offer kayak and SUP rentals and classes. Come out and surf or enjoy the tranquility of gliding over flat water. Stand up paddle boarding (SUP) is a mix of surfing, kayaking and which has been said to give the feeling of walking on water. Originating in Hawaii, paddle boarding has become one of the fastest growing sports for all waters of the world!

Payment is on an hourly basis, cash or credit card only.


Kayak Member Weekday:$15/hr Weekend/Holiday:$20/hr
  Non-Member Weekday:$30/hr Weekend/Holiday:$35/hr
SUP Member Weekday:$10/hr Weekend/Holiday:$15/hr
  Non-Member Weekday:$25/hr Weekend/Holiday:$30/hr

Call 847.491.4142 for reservations.

Kayak and SUP Launch

The sailing center is a convenient location to launch a kayak or a stand up paddle board (SUP) and enjoy the lake. Patrons may purchase a seasonal launch pass or a daily launch pass.


Daily Launch Pass:$30 Season Launch Pass:$200

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