Bare Cove Sail & Power Squadron

A Unit of the United States Power Squadron ®  ~ Hingham, MA

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Chartered in 1959, Bare Cove Sail and Power Squadron provides a venue for sail and power boating enthusiasts to learn and share experiences in social and educational settings.


Boating is fun!! We’ll show you how!

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Winter/Spring 2015 classes

Bare Cove Sail & Power Squadron will offering three courses this winter and several seminars this spring.

Americas Boating Course
If you are a new boater or an experienced boater in need of a refresher course, consider taking this basic boating course. Introduction to Boating, Boating Law, Boat Safety Equipment, Safe Boating, Navigation, Boating Problems and Trailering, Storing and Protecting Your Boat.

Monday nights starting February 2nd ,2015

Building on the basics taught in the public boating course you will learn practical marlinespike, navigation rules, hull design and performance, responsibilities of the skipper, boat care, operating a boat under normal and abnormal conditions, what to do in various emergencies and weather conditions, nautical customs and common courtesy on the water.

Monday nights starting February 2nd ,2015

These two classes are offered in conjunction with Hingham Continuing Education.  Visit their website to enroll in a class.

Junior Navigation
Junior Navigation is the first of a two-part program of study in offshore (open coast) navigation. It is designed as a practical, how-to course using GPS for offshore navigation with sun sight taking using a sextant as a backup technique.

Check out our Education page for more details.

Join our squadron to take advantage of these events that will help you become a more proficient boater in a fun, relaxed and supportive environment.

Review the  USPS membership benefits to see even more reasons to join Bare Cove Sail and Power Squadron.


Boating is fun - we’ll show you how!