Sailing Clubs at East Tennessee Lakes

Sail boats gathered at watts bar lake and fort loudon lake for sailing club gathering

If you’re someone who loves the thrill of sailing and enjoys the wind guiding your way, you’ll be delighted to know that Cherokee Lake, Ft Loudoun Lake, and Watts Bar Lake have sailing clubs just for you!

The Cherokee Lake Sailing Club can be found at Black Oak Marina. Enjoy the exclusive sailboat pier and pavilion, providing deep water access throughout the year and direct entry to the lake. Cherokee Lake’s wide waters are influenced by the ridges, creating ideal breezes for sailing.

The Fort Loudoun Yacht Club is situated in the beautiful Concord Park area, right on Northshore Drive. The sailboat club is dedicated to promoting the joy of sailing, offering a Sail Camp during the summer for children aged 8 to 15. High school students in Knoxville can also get involved in our high school sailing program, while BSA Sea Scouts provides a unique opportunity for boys and girls aged 13 to 21 to develop their nautical, educational, and citizenship skills. Furthermore, the University of Tennessee Sailing Club is here to guide UT students in the art of sailing and racing. With our comprehensive range of programs, we cater to all levels of sailing enthusiasts.

The Horizon Yacht Club can be found at Blue Springs Marina on Watts Bar Lake, providing top-notch sailing conditions in the region. Members can look forward to a calendar full of events all year round, along with superb facilities and expansive sail channels for a truly enjoyable sailing experience.

Boat dock with sail boats docked on sunny day