Boats For Sale:

Do you have a boat for sale? Would you like to list it on the La Crosse Sailing Club Web site Boats for Sale page? It's easy – just prepare a single page PDF or DOC and submit it to Each season the listings will be removed, so please update your information and submit again. Click Here.

Member Form: How To Move an Idea

PDF: Print, fill out and mail
Word Format: Download, fill out and attach to email to Greg Martin, Commodore 

Recommended Dock Design for Lift Boats

In 2016 Gene McNurlen designed and built a lightweight, easy-to-assembly dock for his Daysailer. Lee Petersen built this dock and is able to assemble and retreive the dock by himself.
Dock Design

Recources for Beginners & Articles of Interest

WKBT Video

Jon Feist and Geoff Chatterton were featured in 2009. Click HERE for the embedded video.


The Complete Sailor by David Seidman

This Is Sailing by Richard Creagh-Osbourne


Historic Sailing Documentary: Around Cape Horn - Capt. Irving Johnson Sailing DVD


Nice tutorials on sailing concepts from ppconsultant, click here for one example.

Iceboating on Lake Onalaska, Jan 31st, 2010


La Crosse Sailing Club

How To:

Removing Sail Numbers and Letters (PDF)


Here's an excellent article from Northern Breezes entitled "Trailor Sailor Locations in the Midwest" (PDF) by our own Ted Sojka.

"Daysailing Essentials" by Bruce Caldwell on This is a great article on basic equipment to have for daysailing adventures. Submitted by Paul Krause.

"Tri-Superior Race". Story and pictures by Jim Melby from August, 2000.


Merchants & Services

Power House Marine
Parts, equipment, sailing line
518 Logan St.
La Crosse, WI 54603

Holiday Marine
motor repair
108 Clinton St
La Crosse, WI 54603

Image World
Order apparel printing with LAX Sailing Club logos
3716 Mormon Coulee Rd
La Crosse, WI 54601

Northern Lake Sailboats LLC
sailboat parts
Joseph M. Terry
1180 Port Road
Port Edwards, WI 54469

Seven Seas
600 West Lake St.
Minneapolis MN 55331
(At Shorewood Yacht Club)
"If its for sail, we sell it"

Line Honors
Performance Sailing Supply
P.O. Box 101
Lake Geneva, WI 53147

Damselfly Sails
Sail repair, reef point installations, larger sails remodeled to fit your boat's unique needs.
Daun Allen
1110 S. 19th Street
La Crosse, WI 54601

The Sail Cleaners
Sail cleaning and reconditioning
4910 N.E. 11th Ave.
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33334
(954) 491-3327

Second Wind Sails
Buy or sell used sails
4910 N.E. 11th Ave., Fort Lauderdale, FL   33334 
Toll Free: 1-(800) 273-8398

West Marine
hardware, gear, parts