Half day land sailing from Las Vegas: experience the region's finest venue - Ivanpah Dry Lake - a short distance south from the Strip. Omega Land Sailing is the only licensed outfitter holding Bureau of Land Management recreation permits since 2005, with the most modern fleet of high-performace land yachts
Free hotel pick-up and drop-off, expert instruction, use of the most modern high-performance land yachts, deli-style lunch (optional), snacks, beverages, assistance with photo and video capture, complimentary digital file downloads, and a mini-regatta with prizes awarded to the winner (participation in the regatta is optional)
Departs in the morning - flexible ♦ Sit back and enjoy the scenery southbound through the valley and rugged mountain views, with your own Omega Road-Pak™ in hand - it comes complete with water, juice, snacks, fruit, and a sweet treat. (Please let us know if you or anyone in your group have any dietary restrictions or food allergies.)
Arrive 40 minutes later at Ivanpah Dry Lake - a huge playa famous for land sailing where fresh desert breezes are channeled by nearby mountain ranges. Take advantage of its fast, superior surface, where only non-motorized recreation is permitted.
After a quick set-up and safety huddle, you'll see how easy it is to master your land yacht to harness the wind. Sail fast (Big Air) or go slow, as far and wide as you like - this is your time to be free.
At your leisure ♦ Never sailed before? Beginners welcome! Take the land sailing lesson and you'll master the Figure 8 course in minutes - sailing out, sailing in, then try sailing in sync with your friends. For you experienced sailors - get a quick safety review and all checked out on the gear, and let your guide know your goals. You'll be free to sail out on your own - we'll show you the safest way to achieve your goals. Sail back to base & take a break with a cold drink and a snack before going back out to explore the other parts of this amazing playa. While you're out, your guide will be setting up a loop course for..
Mini regatta! ♦ Line up, Ready, Set.. GO! You'll be sailing around a flagged loop course to test your land sailing skills. Beginners in one group, and experienced sailors in a separate group. Form teams or do some solo timing against your personal best times.. Everyone wins! Beginners who successfully demonstrate the use of the points of sail, tacking & jibing, and reading the tell-tales will receive a basic sailing certificate.
Photos & videos ♦ OMG was that "The King" sailing past you?! Time to take a few more laps across the playa while keeping an eye out for "The King" to appear - that is, if he isn't feeling shy!
Return to Las Vegas ♦ 40 minutes You will be taken back to your hotel, or to McCarran Airport if you have a flight to catch this evening. What an amazing day!
Itinerary subject to change - to ensure the most conducive weather conditions are present. Please be sure to bring: a jacket, sunglasses, closed-toe shoes, casual clothing that you won't mind getting a little dusty.
Plan to arrive in Las Vegas the morning of, or the night before, your scheduled trip date. Please do not book air travel until your trip is fully confirmed.
You will be provided with direct-dial phone numbers for your guide(s) in case you need any immediate assistance. (Text messages are supported as well.)
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