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Looking for somewhere to sail in the Lake District? Look no further than Ullswater, Cumbria’s ‘loveliest of lakes’, at the north of the seven-mile lake and only 10 minutes from the M6.
We are a friendly, family-orientated club welcoming anyone with an interest in sailing. Whether it’s an introduction to sailing, RYA training, or competitive racing you’re after, we have it all.
Ullswater Sailing School provides training for all ages and levels of experience and we have a range of boats ready to take you on the water. Training is run by Royal Yachting Association qualified instructors who will make learning to sail fun and enjoyable.
Perhaps some days you don’t want to sail or members of the family want to do something different. Beautiful fells surround our club, with good access for walking and mountain biking. Some of the best walks in the country are on our doorstep and historic Ullswater Steamers sail the length of the lake.
We run national sailing events, an annual sail camp for youngsters, have cadet and junior fleets, there’s a super kitchen and bar facilities, we could go on… And if you are a member of UYC you can camp for free in the club grounds.
Why don’t you come and see for yourself?


Latest news

Daffodil Regatta, April 20 & 21, 2019

Great racing run by a top race team, sailing in beautiful surroundings, excellent hospitality, camping on site… lambs on the fells, bunnies in the club grounds and daffodils on the shore… what more could you want for a memorable Easter? Ullswater Yacht Club's first open event of the season, the Daffodil Regatta is being held on Saturday and Sunday, April 20 and 21. There'll be daffodils galore at the prizegiving as UYC joins in Ullswater's More »

Published 4:54pm on 12 Mar 2019

2019 UYC Handbook

The 2019 UYC Handbook is available for collection by members from the club. They are in a box on a table in the bar. Liz Amos, the Handbook editor, asks members not to muddle up the alphabetical order, there are A-Z tabs separating them. If your copy isn't there, please check with the membership secretary via email that subs have been paid. The Handbook replaces the annual Year Book. It contains all the usual More »

Published 3:38pm on 11 Mar 2019

Upcoming events

April 13-14

Power Boat Level 2

It focuses on low speed close quarters handling, man overboard recovery,
Apr 19

Daffodil Regatta Evening Meal

Daffodil Regatta Evening Meal - More details to follow
Apr 20

Daffodil Regatta » Daffodil Regatta

A weekend event open to all dinghy and keelboat classes.
Apr 20

Daffodil Regatta Evening Meal…

Daffodil Regatta Evening Meal - More details to follow
Apr 21

Daffodil Regatta » Daffodil Regatta

A weekend event open to all cruisers, dinghies and keelboat

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