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Daily Cruises

    • $50 for adults/teens
    • $45 for kids
    • $195 couple's special

May 15 – August 31

    • 11:00 - 1:00
    • 1:30 - 3:30
    • 4:00 - 6:00
    • 7:00 - 9:00 (Sunset)
    • 9:30 - 11:30 (Starlit)

September 1 – October 24 

    • 10:00 - noon
    • 12:30 - 2:30
    • 3:00 - 5:00
    • 6:00 - 8:00 (Sunset)
    • 8:30 - 10:30 (Starlit)


    • Corporate & youth programs
    • Waterfront meeting rooms
    • Contact us for details


    • Customized programs
    • Contact us for details


Ownership benefits without the cost
Not a Sailor?

We will get you underway with our complimentary charter certification program. 

We guarantee that you will learn to competently sail a cruising yacht alone or with family and friends.

We'll teach you the ropes.
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Premier sailing at an affordable price


     Sunny afternoons. 
                       Elegant evenings.  
                                 Dreamy starlit nights.

Join us for a Lake Pepin cruise aboard the 31-foot sloop Messenger.

Catch a sunny afternoon breeze, or glide through the quiet elegance of a Lake Pepin evening... the voyage is yours.

We serve the Minneapolis/St. Paul, greater Minnesota and western Wisconsin sailing communities by offering a wide variety of Lake Pepin sail boat charters, sail boat rentals and sailing programs.

Our offerings include:

  • Fun family and group sail boat rides
  • Romantic couples' special under sail
  • Sailing instruction
  • Corporate/youth sailing teambuilding programs
  • Waterfront meeting rooms and programs
  • Breakwater wine bar, coffee shop and live music

Messengeris moored at the Pepin Marina in charming Pepin Wisconsin – home to unique art and antique galleries, fine restaurants, and exceptional overnight accommodations.



U.S. Coast Guard licensed and certified.

Waterfront Attractions

BNOX Gold & Iron
Stunning Jewelry & Artwork

Harbor View Cafe
Exceptional Fine Dining

Dockside Mercantile
Eclectic Apparel & Gifts

Smith Brothers Landing
Unique Decorative Metalwork

Lake Pepin Art & Design Center
Art, Music & Film Events

Flyway Film Festival
Independent Films & Events




Sail Pepin is located in the historic Breakwater building on Pepin's charming waterfront.