CBI Operations Summary – Adult Program & Rentals

Last updated 10/14/2020

Upcoming Operational Updates

Starting October 5th:
Members and their guests only
Keel Mercuries, Ideal 18s, & Sonars OPEN
Kayaks, SUPs, 420s and Lasers CLOSED
Sailing reservations available weekends only (Saturday & Sunday).
Members limited to 1 sailing reservation per weekend

Last day of the season: Sunday November 1st.

Reminder, when booking evening reservations please note the time you are due in off the water. The last 2 reservation slots of each day are for 1 hour.

Hours & Info

OCTOBER Hours
Saturday & Sunday: 10am-6pm
Our Front Desk hours have changed due to COVID. We are available for phone calls and socially distanced walk-up questions during the hours listed above. For those looking to ask their questions in-person, please put your face covering on before approaching our staff.

  • Reservation required; we cannot accept walkups.
  • To ensure a contactless process, you must be able to get into your boat without any physical assistance from our staff.
  • NO locker or bathroom usage at this time. Any belongings must go on-water with you; please plan accordingly. Hatch Shell bathrooms are open to the public.
  • Face coverings must be worn on the dock at all times.
  • Member Cancellation Policy: To help us accommodate our entire community, we require at least a 12 hour notice for cancellations. No shows and late cancellations will be charged a fee:
    • Sailing $30 || Paddling $5

Sailing Opportunities

Available to Adult Program members only. Sailing reservations limited to twice per week. Log into your member portal to book a reservation. Please be sure you have required rating before booking; you can view your ratings in the member portal. Guest Privileges are required to bring guests.

Keel Mercury Reservations

  • Duration: 1 ½ hours
  • Day(s): Saturday – Sunday
  • Rating Required: Mercury Green
  • Guest Policy:
    • All crew from the same household – 4 people total (including the member)
    • Crew are not from the same household – 2 people total (including the member). Face coverings must be worn during the duration of your sail.
    • Mercury Yellow or Keel-Yellow Rating required
  • Testing:
    • Mercury Green Rating: Please review the online materials in our Virtual Learning Center. After completing Shore School, schedule the verbal test through our office hours request form. Rigging tests can be scheduled through your member portal.
    • Mercury Yellow Rating: Log into your member portal and book a Keel Mercury reservation. You will be prompted to select your current rating, there you will see the option to select Mercury Yellow Test.
  • JIBS: You must reserve through the specific “Keel Mercury with Jib Reservation” link in your member portal. This link will only be visible to those with the required rating, Mercury Red. We are unable to accommodate switching from main only to jib when checking in for your reservation, you must book your jib in advance.
Sonar Reservations
  • Duration: Up to 3 hours
  • Day(s): Saturday – Sunday
  • Rating Required: Prior Keelboat Yellow
  • Guest Policy:
    • All crew from the same household – 5 people total (including the member)
    • Crew are not from the same household – 2 people total (including the member). Face coverings must be worn during the duration of your sail.
Ideal Reservations
  • Duration: Up to 3 hours
  • Day(s): Saturday – Sunday
  • Rating Required: Prior Keelboat Green
  • Guest Policy:
    • All crew from the same household – 4 people total (including member)
    • Crew are not from the same household – 2 people total (including member). Face coverings must be worn during the duration of your sail.
Laser Reservations (closed for 2020 season)
  • Duration: 1 ½ hours
  • Day(s): Wednesday – Sunday
  • Rating Required: Prior Laser Green
420 Reservations (closed for 2020 season)
  • Duration: Up to 3 hours
  • Day(s): Wednesday – Sunday
  • Rating Required: Prior 420 Green
  • Guest Policy:
    • Crews must be from the same household.
Ferrying: (Sonars, Ideals, & 420s)
Please listen to all instructions from staff. Wait to be instructed before getting into the launch boat. You and your guests will sit in the bow seats of the Tripp. Face coverings must be worn.

Paddling Opportunities (closed for season)

Paddling is complimentary for adult program members and available to rent for non-members. Kayaks and Stand-up paddle boards (SUPs) must be booked in advance, we cannot accommodate walkups.

Paddling Reservations | Kayaks & SUPs

LAST DAY 10/4/2020

      • Duration: 2 hours
      • Day(s): Wednesday – Sunday
      • Rating Required: none
      • Guest Policy:
        • Members WITH Guest Privileges – You can reserve 1 complimentary vessel per day: Single Kayak or Double Kayak* or SUP. You may rent a second vessel (Single Kayak or Double Kayak* or SUP) at a reduced rate of $20 per person (+ taxes and fees). *Double Kayak – paddlers must be part of the same household. 
        • Members WITHOUT Guest Privileges – You can reserve 1 complimentary vessel per day: either a Single Kayak or SUP

Questions?

Please email [email protected] Our team is still handling most administrative tasks from home; email is the best way for us to assist you at this time.

Other Programming

At this time, our Junior Summer and Universal Access Programs are not able to operate within the guidelines for safe boating, dock usage, and other restrictions due to COVID-19. Thank you for your patience and understanding.