Great Lakes Sailing Co. Blog


Sail to one of the Top Ten Islands in the U.S.

Trip Advisor recently named Mackinac Island among their Top Ten Islands in the United States. It’s a favorite destination for many of our charter guests. And […]

The Great Lakes Sailing Family is Growing

It has been a busy winter around here and we are excited to welcome spring along with 5 new boats to our Charter Management fleet. “iLean” […]

Catamaran Cruising on Grand Traverse Bay

April’s edition of SAILING Magazine has a great article on Catamaran Cruising Michigan’s Grand Traverse Bay called “Sweet Sailing on Sweet Water“, and it features our […]

Marlow Hunter 37 Review in Cruising World

Cruising World Magazine has a great article on the Marlow Hunter 37.  Check it out below, or download the pdf here.   [pdf width=”950px” height=”950px”][/pdf]

Grand Rapids Boat Show Winner

A big Congratulations to Monica M. of Allendale, Michigan!  Her name was pulled from hundreds of entries at the 70th annual Grand Rapids Boat Show in […]

SailTime Chicago

We Are Expanding With A New Partnership In The Windy City! Great Lakes Sailing Co. is now the Illinois dealer for Gemini Catamarans and we are excited to […]

Cruising the Bay with Capt. Dirk

  A Great Place to Learn to Sail, and You Never Have to Leave the Bay. Grand Traverse Bay is an easy place to learn to […]

Strictly Sail Chicago 2015

‘Tis the season!  Boat Show season! This year’s Strictly Sail show in Chicago will be a bit different  – New location.  New Dates.  And…Strictly Sail Chicago […]

Cruising World Boat of the Year

The Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 349 has been awarded a Cruising World Boat of the Year for 2015. ACCORDING TO BOAT OF THE YEAR JUDGE ED SHERMAN, THE […]

Book Now & Save!

‘Tis the Season… For family, friends…and planning your next sailing trip! We know how it goes, getting your sailing crew together is like herding alley cats. […]