Sailing in Tooele

Sailing in Tooele County offers a unique experience on the Great Salt Lake with stunning views of the surrounding mountains and beautiful sunsets.

Discover the breathtaking beauty of the Great Salt Lake from the unique perspective of a sailboat. Visit the Great Salt Lake State Marina, which boasts over 250 sailboats, and check in with the office of the Great Salt Lake Yacht Club (GSLYC), one of America’s oldest yacht clubs founded in 1877. The sailing experience in Tooele County is unparalleled, with stunning views of the surrounding mountains and a peaceful environment free from jet boats and wave-runners. Members of the GSLYC love the solitude and unmatched scenery.


Black Rock and the Salt Lake State Marina are easily accessible from Exit 104 off of I-80, and the GSLYC offers rides to visitors, as well as a range of programs, events, and educational opportunities, including racing, cruising, social events, junior and women’s sailing programs, and seminars. Learn to sail at this magnificent destination on the Great Salt Lake.