Courageous is a nonprofit educational center offering sailing and more for kids, adults, and families.

Mission & History

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Start sailing today

Learn to sail in two weekends! Courses begin every Saturday from May - October.

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Courageous is located on Pier 4 in the historic Charlestown Navy Yard. We are open seasonally for sailing, but our core staff stays on through the winter to get ready for next season.

Monday through Friday - Noon to Sunset
Saturday and Sunday - 10am to Sunset
*We sometimes close early due to weather. Please call 857-452-1769 to reach the Boathouse directly The last boat goes out 45 Minutes before Sunset

Mailing address
One First Avenue, Boston, MA 02129

Front Desk Phone Number: