In order to rent a sailboat, you MUST schedule and DSC_3506pass the Safe Sailing Evaluation (as well as have a valid Safe Boating License). 

The evaluation fee is $30 per person (non-refundable) and covers rigging, navigation, and other safety skills necessary when out on the water. For more information about the Sailing Evaluation or the Safe Boating License call us at (516) 398-1323.

 CLICK HERE TO REGISTER For Safe Sail Evaluation.

*Minimum of two (2) persons per rental must pass the Safe Sailing Evaluation prior to renting. Or you may register for a captain on board. 

After completing the Safe Sailing Evaluation, you are now able to safely cruise around LI Sound on your own. Let the wind take you where it may.

There is a 2-hr. rental minimum for all sailboat rentals. Rental reservations are required three (3) days in advance. Boats must be returned 30 minutes prior to the end of the rental period.


ENSIGN SAILBOAT (2 person min./ 5 person max.)                                                                                                    Resident: $140/2 hrs.; Non-resident: $TBD/2 hrs.                                                                                                    Additional hours & all rentals must be pre-booked.                                                                                               Each additional hour: Resident: $40/hr; Non-resident: $TBD/hr.;                        

*Rescue Fee: $50


There is no online registration for Kayak rentals. In-person Registration ONLY at Marina!k
June 28 - August 27

10 a.m. - 4 p.m. (7 days a week)
2 p.m. is the latest rental start time.

Rental includes: boat, paddle & life jacket

-All rentals must be back to our beach 30 minutes before closing.
-Paddle rentals are first-come, first-served.
-Participants MUST wear provided personal flotation device at all times.
-Participants MUST sign an "assumption of risk and release" liability form prior to renting.
-GNPD is not responsible for any lost or broken personal items, phones, etc., on the water.
-All children under the age of 16 years must be accompanied by (and have a waiver signed) by an adult (18+).

SINGLE KAYAK (age 16 +) for first 2 hours
Resident $30
Non-resident $40
Each additional hour $10/hr.

DOUBLE KAYAK (age 5 +) for first 2 hours
Resident $60
Non-resident $70
Each additional hour $15/hr.