News from our Activities

Kayak Newsletter, July 2018

From the deck of the Chair, 7/15/18 Sailing/kayak cruise: You might be wondering why pictures of Fordham University’s sailing team are posted here. It’s a tribute to the sailing/kayak cruise & BBQ that Sebago...

Sailing Class – 2018

Our annual Sailing Class was held this past weekend. We could not have asked for better weather – warm and sunny with light to moderate winds settling into a nice southerly on both days...

Spring Race Series – Last Race and Final Results

We finished out our Spring Racing Season yesterday with Race Day #6 (an extension of our season!). I think this year we sailed in the rain three out of the six days and yesterday...

Sebago Kayak Fishing

By Jason Delgado Welcome to Sebago Kayak Fishing! Our Brooklyn location offers some of the best fishing grounds in the Northeast. What makes Jamaica Bay so special and unique are the tidal wetlands that...

Spring Fleet Repairs - Sunfish daggerboards

Sailing Report – April 2018

By Holly Sears I have been hearing about the winter adventures of many of our sailors and look forward to hearing more as our new on-the-water season at Sebago approaches. Tracy Kornrich and I...

Garden Plotting 2018

By Mary Eyster and Mary Ann Hoag The Garden Committee will be working with the Vice Commodore to create new individual plots this coming Fall season. The work will progress in many stages, some...

Where Eagles Soar!

As we approached the trail head we spotted two rangers returning from their early morning eagle watch. No, they hadn’t seen any eagles today but they are up there . Where? Follow the blue...

Forest Hills Hike

A lovely little walk in the snow ~ What a beautiful park! The forecast was frightful but the weather was delightful and 9 brave, but lucky, people weren’t fooled. Dottie lead us on a...

Thanksgiving Paddle 2017

Our traditional Thanksgiving pot luck paddle was a huge success! On a windy cool Sunday we put 9 boats on the water for a beautiful lee shore paddle to 4 Sparrow Marsh. We rode...

Sebago Cabin Upgrades

On the last weekend of September six club members (Beth E, Walter L, Dottie L, Lori G, Luis M, and Frank F) had a fun time working on the Sebago Cabin. As most of...

Sebago Cup 2017

Another year and another Sebago Cup. This is our annual cruising class race. For dinghy racing this is an unusual race. It is a cruising race – a distance race that usually circumnavigates our...

Hanger B Paddle

Good trip with Sebago to the Hangar B Historic Aircraft Restoration Project for the summer Sunday ranger tour:  2 to 4pm all summer, a very good tour with the historical aircraft presented in chronological...

A Trip to Lake Sebago!

Twenty Sebago paddlers spent the weekend of August 11 at Lake Sebago in Harriman State Park, filling three cabins including the Sebago Cabin. In addition to paddling and practicing in the lake, Walter and...

Traditional Cruise 2017, photo by Chris Bickford

August Sailing Cruise the ‘Trad Cruise’

As most of you know we have three (occasionally four, if May works out) scheduled sailing cruises every summer. These are always popular events among our sailors and a great way to explore our...

Team Racing Event

Yesterday (July 30) we all sailed sunfish (so the sunfish were out in force) and ran 6 races as we held our first ever Team Racing Regatta. For those of you not familiar with...