Local Resources

Live in the Portland, Oregon area? This guide is for you. We stock and carry a large range of small boat sailing gear, but sometimes we don't have exactly what you need. Below are a few local resources that might be of assistance for you.

 

North Sails Oregon/ Wyckam

Local North Sails loft here in Portland. They do sail repair work, make new sails, and create custom canvas products such as covers, biminis, storage bags, and shade awnings. A great local choice for repairs and custom projects.

http://wyckam.com/

503-282-4282

 

SLO Canvas

Based in San Luis Obispo. SLO makes custom sails, covers, catamaran trampolines and a variety of other custom canvas products. Mostly focused on small boats. All SLO products are made to order with lead times in the 1-3 week range. Great if you're looking for a cover for a boat we do not currently service.

http://slosailandcanvas.com/

805-479-6122

 

Columbia Marine Exchange

Local chandlery and consignment shop. Great place to look for used sails and hardware. Great shop for odds and ends.

http://www.columbiamarineexchange.com/

503-289-0944

 

Next Adventure

Local, independent outdoor equipment store. They are the Portland area dealer for Hobie Kayak products.

http://nextadventure.net/

503-233-0706

 

Willamette Sailing Club

The center for small boat sailing in Portland since 1961. Located 5 minutes South of downtown Portland on the banks of the Willamette River, the club hosts a busy year-round schedule of racing, cruising, and learn-to-sail programs, as well as a number of river-related social and educational events, all of which are open to the public.

http://willamettesailingclub.com/

 

Vancouver Lake Sailing Club

A family oriented sailing club whose purpose is to promote the sailing and racing of small, one-design sailboats. There are approximately 280 members who own a variety of small one-design sailboats including Lightnings, Fireballs, Finns, Lasers, Hobie Cats, and many other small boat designs..

https://www.vlsc.org/