I’m often asked about sailing on Lake Powell and whether or not it’s possible. Sailing Lake Powell is possible if you plan your trip well but the winds are either too little or too much. The canyon walls have a way of deflecting, or channeling, the wind that can make it tricky for even the most experienced skipper.
Lake Pleasant in Arizona is only 6 hours away and it’s location in the foothills make for perfect sailing all year round. Fed by Colorado run off through the CAP Canal, Lake Pleasant host’s two marinas with public mooring, good food, and live music.
Lake Pleasant is also the home to Captain Clint’s Sailing which offers ASA sailing lessons and tours as well as the Complete Sailing Package including a trip to San Diego to advance your sailing skills. Sailing in Arizona is one of the coolest ways of experiencing the Sonoran Desert and
Sailing in Arizona is one of the coolest ways of experiencing the Sonoran Desert and its wildlife.