There are numerous boating and yacht clubs in southwest Florida. The trick is finding the organizations that are primarily oriented toward sailing and serving the needs of sailors. The clubs here are located in Charlotte, Lee and Collier counties. This spans the southwest coast of Florida from Punta Gorda to Marco Island.
- Gulf Coast Sailing Club - GCSC
- Naples Sailing and Yacht Club - NS&YC
- Sailing Association of Marco Island - SAMI
- Marco Island Yacht Club - MIYC
- Caloosahatchee Marching Chowder Society - CMCS