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About Bodega Bay Sailing
Take a three hour tour of Bodega Bay on our 33' sailboat. A licensed boat captain takes you from the Harbour out to the Bay and then the open ocean. All ages welcome, everyone wears a life jacket - fun!
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All reviews sailing trip captain rich sea lions hour tour laid back fun experience three hours wonderful sunset quick tour open ocean highly recommend this trip great adventure lots of fun his son great info great weather sonoma coast
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Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

We had a great time with Rich on our sailing tour. He's very friendly and knowledgeable about the Bay. We would definitely take this tour again.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank BrianP4081
bodegabaysailing, Owner at Bodega Bay Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded October 12, 2018

Thanks for going - sorry about the radiator hose leak. All properly repaired now :)

Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

We had a nice but windy sunset sail. We were the only ones on the boat but Rich made us feel welcome. We got to see harbor seals, sea lions and beautiful views of the coast and sunset. Highly recommend doing this if you are...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

Booked four slots for a private sail. Arrived at the meeting spot at the arranged time, and waited. By 10:02, after our scheduled departure time, I called only to be told that we had been forgotten, that he was an hour away, but could give...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Bev M
bodegabaysailing, Owner at Bodega Bay Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2018

Super sorry, I screwed up.and did process your refund immediately and offered to be there at 11am. No excuse and a billion apologies. Life gets hectic sometimes and I made a mistake. !st time this summer though

Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

All enjoyed the sailing adventure along with the pleasant company of Captain Rich. He was very informative and pleasant to sail with.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lorin S
bodegabaysailing, Owner at Bodega Bay Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded September 6, 2018

Thanks for the kind words! Yesterday we saw lots of whales, dolphins, cool birds and too many jelly fish

Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Rich is an amazing sailor. Very attentive and provides good information/education. Plus we saw a whale 🐳 IG: @kikkediaries

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank enrikke81
bodegabaysailing, Owner at Bodega Bay Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2018

Happy Birthday!!!!!!!! First whale in a week. Thanks for going

Reviewed August 27, 2018

My daughter and I had a fantastic 3 hours sailing on the Bodega Bay with Captain Rich. Highly recommend this!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Mike F
bodegabaysailing, Owner at Bodega Bay Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2018

Thanks, sorry for all the Putin jokes. Fantastic = 5 stars ?!?! Best of luck to your daughters future medical education

Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

If you are looking for a casual, fun, laid back day of sailing THIS IS FOR YOU!!! Rich is hilarious. His boat isn’t fancy or pretentious- but we weren’t looking for that. We drank wine, watch seals and sea lions play and even caught a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank LHF63
bodegabaysailing, Owner at Bodega Bay Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018

Thanks for that accurate boat description :) The boat is 33' and was made in 1975. I use it alot and take out 200-300 people every year. It gets used alright but I am constantly cleaning and upgrading. Hope you see you guys in the...More

Reviewed August 18, 2018

Sailing with Captain Rich is one of those experiences that you expect when you vacation: authentic, fun, and unique. Captain Rich is fun, engaging, energetic and knowledgeable. The trip is curated for the way you feel that day, based on, of course, what the seas...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank DavidDC
bodegabaysailing, Owner at Bodega Bay Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018

Thanks! I had fun as well. You guys are awesome

Reviewed August 7, 2018

Great adventure! Fair winds and following seas turned into high winds and soupy seas. We couldn't get enough! Several of us have had past sailing experience and it became quickly apparent to us that Skipper Rich knew his craft (pun intended). Additionally, Rich is a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank kn4est
bodegabaysailing, Owner at Bodega Bay Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

Argggg!! Thanks for the kind words. Conditions are hard to predict but it is always fun :) Thanks for the kind words

Reviewed August 4, 2018

My fiancee and I signed up for a three hour cruise on the bay and the ocean around Bodega Bay. While the cabin cruiser can accommodate up to six, two to four is the norm, and it was only the two of s plus the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Daniel S
bodegabaysailing, Owner at Bodega Bay Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded August 5, 2018

Thanks for going and the kind words, I enjoyed meeting you. *

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Joseph D
July 15, 2018|
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We sail every month of the year and weather is either beautiful OR rainy. We do not sail in the rain. If you book a sailing trip and we cancel it do to rain you will get 100% refund. Often it can be clear, sunny and 70... More
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Jessica M
April 2, 2018|
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Hello, I charge $95/person and you can book through the website at bodega bay sailing The conditions are variable this time of year but it is often windy in the spring. I have been taking people sailing for 10 years and... More
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Yes, it's the nicest time of the year
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