Great Lakes Sailing Co. Blog


Balancing Escapsim & Reality

Sailing often conjures up thoughts of Jimmy Buffett, Margaritas, warm breezes, sunshine, no worries mon, stress-free and laid-back.  And in the charter business, we are on […]

A Big THANKS & GOOD LUCK to Sabrina

We’ve been very lucky to have one of the most friendly, caring and happy-go-lucky people that you could ever meet working with us these past few […]

SailCo. Power Boats

SailCo. Power Boats.Seems like an oxymoron, doesn’t it? Powerboats from the people that brought you the Great Lakes Sailing Co? We understand that there are times […]

Make it a Getaway Special

Whether you’re reading this in May or December (we’re eternal optimists at GLSC), Northern Michigan’s sailing season is just around the corner. Summer also happens to […]

Why Learn to Sail with Great Lakes Sailing Co.?

These days, if you search the internet you find many choices of where to get your sail training. Great Lakes Sailing Co. has been teaching sailing […]

Real Stories. Real People.

At Great Lakes Sailing Co. we aren’t concerned with Black Friday. Life is bigger than that. The boats are put away and we’ve had a chance […]

The Gemini Freestyle 37

The all new Gemini Freestyle 37 Catamaran is pretty darn cool. If you are looking for a family-friendly day sailor, this is the perfect option. Gemini […]

Marlow Hunter: New Boat Sales

We are excited to represent the Marlow Hunter brand and help facilitate your purchase of a new boat.  Since becoming a dealer in 2013, we have […]

Gemini Catamaran Sailing in Chigaco

Dave and Kristen, owners of Great Lakes Sailing Co., have been sailing catamarans together for quite some time now.  In fact, after they met while both […]

Family Day on West Bay

I’m not a picky sailor.  It could be my old 1987 Hunter 23 or a beautiful new Marlow Hunter or Jeanneau in the charter fleet…to me, […]