The Carlyle Sailing Association
offers Midwest sailing at its best
from casual daysailing to serious racing,
instructions for adults and juniors and lots of
great on-shore social activities.

Got questions? Let’s talk.
Drop us a line HERE. Or call us at 314-325-9283

Great sailing here in the Midwest
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Let us show you how CSA might be your best course to the joy of sailing.

Get in touch HERE

or call 314-325-9283

Learn to sail! Sign up for the Adult Sail Seminar

Would you like to take lessons from seasoned sailors? This three-day seminar, June 1-3, 2017,
is THE best way to get into sailing.  Details on the Adult Sail Seminar page.

Know how to sail, but need a boat?

We have boat rentals, featuring Hobie Wave (a 15-foot catamaran), Capri 16 (a 16-foot day sailor) and Flying Scot (19-foot, great for racing or day-sailing.) This is a super way to get into sailing FAST! Complete rental information, pricing, terms HERE

Get the kids on board with Junior Sail Camp

This five day program, June 4 - 9 provides a hands-on sailing experience for all kids 10 thru 16 years of age.   Details on the Junior Sailing page.

See what’s going on at CSA in 2017. There’s so much to do

Check out all that we have planned for 2017 on the Calendar Page.

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It’s easy to find a skipper who will get you sailing on a boat in 2017. Just call someone on
THIS LIST and make plans to get out whenever you’re ready. We have a harbor full of boats with skippers who are anxious to share the joy of sailing. No one left ashore!

Have other questions? Call 314-325-9283.

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The Carlyle Sailing Association has what you're looking for if it's sailing near St. Louis, sailing in Illinois, sailing near Belleville, sailing near Edwardsville, sailing near Collinsville, sailing near Scott Airforce base ( AFB). Or perhaps you are seeking sailing lessons near St. Louis, sailing lessons in St. Louis, sailing lessons in Illinois, Or maybe you want to learn to sail near St. Louis or learn to sail in St. Louis or learn to sail in Illinois. Check out the great sailing at CSA. Our popular fleets include Lightning, E-scow, Flying Scot, Melges, Comet, Catalina, San Juan and more. There are great opportunities for sailboat racing and daysailing, plus great on-shore facilities. There are also several learn to sail programs for adults and kids. All of this great sailing happens in Hazlet State Park at Carlyle Lake, also known as Lake Carlyle   Find out more

Joining CSA is as easy as 1, 2, 3

If you’re ready to join CSA, go to the New Member Application page. There you will be guided through three easy steps to becoming a CSA member.

Primary and Associate members enjoy a wide range of benefits, including great racing, wonderful social activities, a great facility and FREE CAMPING. We also offer Junior and Friend memberships. All are reasonably priced and will get you on your way to a great sailing and social experience. 

Come sail with us!  Sign up HERE

Saturday July1, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Come on out to CSA on this special day and see what sailing is all about.

This is a great chance to experience a terrific sport and a wonderful venue. You'll find friendly sailors who can answer your questions and talk about boats. Weather permitting, there will be boat rides.

It’s all FREE!

Try sailing day