Sailing San Francisco
Sailing charters and tours on San Francisco Bay for up to six passengers with food and beverages provided at only $150 per hour- plus a copy of A layer of Darkness, a crime novel set in San Francisco, written by your skipper.
Experience Gentle Storm II, a Catalina 42 sailboat- your boat for the day, where air conditioning comes from ocean breezes, the clock is set by tides. A world away from the regular grind. The world of Pelicans, Seals and Harbor Porpoises. Sailing San Francisco bay is ……
The Real World
Sailing on San Francisco Bay today
: SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Patchy fog in the morning.
We offer skippered, custom San Francisco Bay sailing charters and tours, ocean excursions, office team building exercises and sunset cruises along the Golden Gate. Your skipper and owner of Gentle Storm II, Rick Niles understands that your sailing charter is not just an adventure but moreover, an experience in knowledgable hospitality.
You take part in sailing the boat as much or as little as you like. Your boat, your skipper. Depending on your preferences, trips with us can be everything from a full hands-on sailing lesson, to a sight seeing trip where you sit back, sip a glass of wine and enjoy the spectacular scenery and wildlife of San Francisco Bay.
Think of Gentle Storm as your boat for the day.
Experiences stay with us forever
Not so much with things
We sail out of Sausalito, with plenty of free parking, but we can also meet you in San Francisco near AT&T park at Pier 40 or at Pier 39 ($90 surcharge)
Call or email to arrange your day on Gentle Storm II
Sailing San Francisco for more than 30 years