Boating on Jamaica Pond
Jamaica Pond Boathouse offers excellent sailing instruction and a new fleet of kayaks and standup paddleboards. Come experience this beautiful Boston Park from the water!
Current Hours of Operation
|Monday||12:00 PM – 6:30 PM|
|Wednesday||12:00 PM – 6:30 PM|
|Thursday||12:00 PM – 6:30 PM|
|Friday||12:00 PM – 6:30 PM|
|Saturday||10:00 AM – 6:30 PM|
|Sunday||10:00 AM – 6:30 PM|
Sailboat rentals require that you pass an on-the-water sailing checkout. Please call or email in advance to set up a checkout.
Fall Closing Times
Jamaica Pond Boathouse closes earlier throughout the fall as sunset gets earlier. The last rental goes out 1 hour before closing. For example, if we close at 6:30 PM, our last rental that day will be at 5:30 PM. Here’s how our closing times will update during Fall 2022:
September 7 – September 19: Closes at 6:30 PM
September 20 – October 7: Closes at 6:00 PM
October 8 – October 31: Closes at 5:30 PM
We’ll be closed for the season after October 31st.
Make a Reservation
Online reservations are available for rowboats, kayaks, paddleboards, SUP yoga, and sailors who have been checked out. For member reservations, checkouts, and sailing lessons, please call or email us.
|1 Hour||2 Hours|
Boston Resident Discount: $5 off 1 hour rental, $10 off 2 hour rental
Season Passes and Classes
|Paddling half season pass (rowboat, kayak, SUP)|
|Sailing half season pass (includes paddling)|
|SUP yoga class||$45|
|2 hour sailing lesson||$90|
|12 hour Learn to Sail 1||$355|
Boston Resident Discount: $25 off paddle pass, $50 off sailing pass, $5 off SUP yoga, $10 off 2 hour sailing lesson, $35 off Learn to Sail 1, $5 off Checkout
Youth Program at JP
At Courageous Sailing, youth experience sailing as a platform to develop leadership skills, gain confidence, and delve into hands-on science.
507 Jamaica Way
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
(857) 452-1770 (in season)