Below is a list of good Marinas and Sailboat Service Companies who enjoy sailors.

Central U.S. States Services


Expert Sailing Classes and ASA Certifications

SailNashville offers several ASA Certification courses at Hamilton Creek Marina on Percy Preist Lake in Nashville.


Unbridled Sailing

Specializing in sailboat rigging services

Owner Marc Crutcher.   Full service stop for your sailing needs, including: Sails, Rigging, Instruction, and Project Management

(502) 718-2969
4605 Illinois Ave., Louisville, KY  40213

Accredited Marine Surveyor, John Chilton 

office:  615-646-0491

998 Thompson Rd., Pegram, TN  37143

This list is a work in progress, of good Sailboat marinas.


Dog River Marina, Mobile, AL.  251-471-5449   

Harbor Pointe Marina, 397 Marina Pointe Rd., Dadeville, AL  36853.  256-825-0600   (Lee)

Lake Guntersville Sailing Club, 21500 US 421, Guntersville, AL  35976.  256-652-0916  (Quill)


Iron Mountain Marina, 134 Iron Mountain Marina Dr., Arkadelphia, AR  71923.  870-246-4310 (Bob)

Jolly Roger's Marina, 11800 Maumelle Harbour Rd., Roland, AR  72135.  501-868-5558.


All American Boat Storage and Marina, Port Charlote, FL.  941-697-9900 (Gene)

Bay City Boat Yard ,  Panama City FL,      Robert, 850-215-9283

Complete Marine, Pompano Beach, FL.  954-786-9013 (Kevin)

Cracker Boy Boat Works, Riviera Beach, FL.  561-845-0357 (Jean)

Driftwood Marina, Marathon, FL.  305-289-0432

Elite Marina, St. Petersburg, FL.  727-289-7019(Carl)

Gibson Dry Docks, San Mateo, FL.  386-325-5502

Holland Marine and Boatworks,    Green Cove Springs FL   904-284-3349  (Tom )  This is one of the most professional sailboat boat yards that we have seen.  Good, fun people to work with.

Lighthouse Boat Yard, 4958  S.  Peninsula Dr., Ponce Inlet, FL  32127.  386-767-0683 (Bob)

Pelican's Perch Marina, 40 Audusson Ave., Pensacola, FL  32507.  850-453-3471.  This marina is slighly smaller in the area, but all the guys working know exactly what's going on with sailoboat repairs and rigging.  We recommend this place highly. 

Pitman Yacht Services,    1058 Island Springs  Tarpon Springs FL.       David  727-942-1495

Safe Cove Inc. (formerly All American Boat Storage) .  10450 Winborough Dr, Port Charlotte, FL 33981.      941-697-9900

Seven Seas Marina and Boat Yard, 3300 South Peninsula Drive, Port Orange, FL, 32127.  386-761-3221 (Linda)

Shalimar Yacht Basin, Shailmar, FL.  850-651-0510 (Bruce, manager)

Shell Point Marina, 3340 W. Shell Point Road, Ruskin, FL  33570.  813-645-1313 (Rebecca)

Snead Island Boatworks, Palmetto FL  941-722-2400 (Sue)


Catamaran Boat Yard (formerly Boats and Tires Marina),  Sam,305-853-2025   Full service yard, and marina. 

Auqa Land Marina,     Lake Lanier GA     770-967-6811

Snug Harbor Boats & Co.    Buford GA,   Selling New and Used Sailboats,

Sail Harbor Marina , Savannah GA, 912-897-2896, Steve

Sunrise Cove Marina,   Lake Lanier GA     Janis, 770-536-8599



Forewinds Marina, Bloomington, IN.  812-824-2628 (Craig)

Kent Harbor Marina, Liberty IN. 765-458-7431



North Point Marina, Winthrop Harbor, IL.  847-872-3200 (Jim)

31st Street Harbor, 3155 South Lake Shore Dr., Chicago, IL  60616.  312-725-6464 (Gina)


 Perry Yacht Club, Meriden, KS.  785-484-2523


Green Turtle Bay Marina and Boat Sales ,   Full service Yard on Kentucky Lake ,  800-498-0428,    John Pinny, (Boat Broker) 270-562-2685

Light House Landing,   Sailboat Sales, Full Service Yard, Cabin Rentals and  Only Sailboat Marina on Kentucky Lake,  270-362-8201,   Chip (Boat Broker) 270-339-9256

Rottgering Marina and Boat Yard,   Full Service  and Customer Friendly Working Yard on Kentucky Lake,  270-388-0360


Gulfsouth Yacht Works, Slidell, LA.  228-239-0010 (Garetth)

Mayer Yacht Services, 401 S. roadway St., New Orleans, LA  70124.  504-282-1700 (Mike, owner)

Sintes Boat Works,  New Orleans,  504-288-7281,     Full Service Boatyard




Brewer Plymouth Marina, 14 Union St., Plymouth, MA  02360.  508-746-4500


Baltimore Marine Center, Baltimore, MD.  410-675-8888 (Wes)

Herrington Harbor North, 389 Deale Road, Tracy's Landing, MD  20779.  410-867-4343 (Tracy)

Heritage Yacht Harbor, Galesville, MD.  443-607-6306 (Michael)

Old Bay Marina, 7200 Bay Front Rd., Edgemere, MD  21219.  410-477-1488

Roudebush Yacht Works, Dundalk, MD.  410-285-8080

Slaughter Creek Marina, Taylor Island, MD.  410-221-0050 or 410-463-3748 (Robert Bromwell)


Bay Harbor Marina,  Baycity MI ,    Ann  989-684-5901

Hoys Saginaw Bay Marina, Caseville, MI. 989-856-4475 (Pete)

Toledo Beach Marina,  La Salle, MI      734-243-3800




Black Jack Marina, Perry, MO.  573-565-2233

North Carolina

 Cape Fear Marina.  1701 J.E.L. Wade Drive, Wilmington, N  28401.  Service Manager Al Noble  910-772-9277 or 910-231-1990 (cell)

Swan Point Marina,      Sneads Ferry  NC.   910-327-1081 (Evelin)    Full Service Marina,      Small Marina and Boat Yard,  which means good Service.

Jarrett Bay Boatworks, 530 Sensation Weight, Beaufort, NC  28516.  252-728-7100.

New York

 White Hudson River Marina, 15 Point St., New Hamburg, NY  12490.  845-297-8520


Battery Park Marine Services, 1231 1st St., Sandusky, OH  44870.  419-625-1666 (Mel)

Sandusky Harbor Marina,  419-627-1201   Full Service Yard and Marina with all amenities.

Strictly Sail Storage Yard, 5011 Factory Dr., Fairfield, OH  45014.  513-984-1907 (Steve or Bob)


South Carolina

Big Water Marina,  Lake Hartwell Starr SC ,   Full service Sailboat Marina and Boat Yard,   (Jan owner) 864-226-3339

Charleston City Boatyard, 130 Wando Creek Lane, Wando, SC, 29492.  Ashley  843-884-3000 or 843-884-7989

Hazzard Marine, 200 South Meeting St., Georgetown, SC  29440.  843-527-3625 (Reed)

Lake Keowee Sailing Club, Seneca, SC.  864-882-9613

Palmetto Bay Marina, Hilton Head, SC  843-289-7801 (Eric) or 843-384-2986(Mike)

Ross Marine, 2676 Swygert Blvd, Johns Island, SC, 29455.   843-501-9735

Shealy's Landing.  Irmo, SC.  803-237-2595  (Johnny Shealy, owner)



Blue Springs Marina, Ten Mile, TN.  865-376-7298.

Cherokee Marina, Cummberland River, Nashville, TN 615-519-6665 (David)

Chickamauga Marina, Chattanooga, TN.  423-622-8919

Cypress Bay Resort, 110 Cypress Resort Loop, Buchanan, TN, 38222.  731-232-8221

Dandy Haven Marina, 374 Dandy Haven Road, Hampton, TN  23665.  757-851-1573

Hales Bar Marina, 1265 Hales Bar Road, Guild, TN  37340.  423-942-4040

Hamilton Creek Marina, Percy Preist Lake, Nashville, TN

Nashville Shores Marina, Percy Priest Lake, Hermitage, TN.  615-883-0413

Privateer Yacht Club, Chickamauga Lake, Hixson, TN.  

Terrace View Marina.  3367 Euchee Chapel Rd, Spring City, TN 37381.  (423) 365-6060



Cedar Mills Marina, 500 Harbour View Road, Gordonville, TX, 76245.  903-523-4222

Chandler's Landing Marina, 1 Harborview Dr., Rockwall, TX  75032.  972-771-8865.

Coastal Bend Yacht Services,   (Sailboat Rigging and More)   Corpus Christi, TX.  Matthew Sebring, 361-461-4067

Hooking Bull Boatyard, 210 Cove Harbor South, Rockport, TX, 78282.  361-729-5527 (Jimmy)

House of Boats, Marina and Shipyard.  Rockport TX. 361-729-9018,,        (The best yard in the area to have haul outs and work done,, very good people)

Ray Roberts Marina, 1399 Marina Circle, Sanger, TX  76266.  940-458-7343 (office) or 940-458-7023 (shop)

Sail and Ski Yacht Club, 16406 Stewart Rd., Austin, TX  78734.  512-266-2507 (Greg)

Seabrook Marina, Seabrook TX ,   Janis,  281-474-258-6281

Silver Lake Marina, 2500 Fairway Dr. #1, Grapevine, TX  76051.  817-481-1918 (Elena)

Stix-n-Rig'n    Kemah TX. 281-334-7849, Brian Rodick   Sailboat rigging and more.



Browns Marina, 10230 Browns Marina Rd., Carrolton, VA  23314.  757-357-4459 (Marc)

Cobbs Marina, Norfolk, VA.  757-588-5401 (Peggy)

Dare Marina, 821 Railway Rd., Yorktown, VA  23692.  757-898-3000 (Mike)

Kentz Marine, Callao, VA  804-529-6851 (Marion)

Norton Yacht Sales, 97 Marina Drive, Deltaville, VA.   Mike Lynch  804-776-9212

Pelican Point Yacht Club, Union Hall, VA.  540-576-2019

Severn River Marina, Hayes, VA.  804-642-6969

Yorktown River Yacht Haven, 8109 Yacht Haven Road, Glouchester Pt., VA, 23062.   Ron  804-642-2156



Apostle Island Marina, Bayfield WI,  715-779-5661

Manitowoc Marina, 425 Maritime Drive, Manitowoc, WI  54220.  920-682-5117

Southwind Marine,  Boatworks and Storage Center, Milwaukee WI,  414-769-0000