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Ketchikan Yacht Club (KYC)
P.O. Box 6694
Ketchikan, Alaska 99901

Roger Maynard

The Ketchikan Yacht Club (KYC) is a domestic non-profit corporation, registered and licensed to do business in the State of Alaska. The Ketchikan Yacht Club blog is an information service for members and guests, and a public advertisement for the Ketchikan Yacht Club.

Boating and navigation information in this blog is published in good faith based on the best information available including local knowledge, but is not intended to replace authoritive sources. Mariners are cautioned to use all authoritive sources when planning trips or operating a boat.

The Ketchikan Yacht Club is organized as a social and recreation club under section 501(C)(7) of the U.S. Tax Code; contributions are not tax deductible.

Club Business | People | Sailing |

Upcoming Meetings

Mike, Jim and Louie check out a sail for the Race to Alaska.

Hello KYC Members!

Tomorrow (Tuesday 3/29) we will be having a Trustee’s meeting at the club starting at 5pm…. Next Tuesday (April 5th) will be the membership meeting with a potluck at 6 and meeting at 7. Come on down and […]

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Upcoming Meetings

Hello KYC members…. A couple of things coming up… Tomorrow, Sunday at 11am at the yacht club, is this months trustee meeting. Tuesday Feb 2nd is the February membership meeting…potluck at 6, meeting at7…and Sunday Feb 7th is the Super Bowl party….Kick off is at 2:30…bring something to share and your own drinks. The club […]

Maintenance | Merchandise

Autopilot for Sale (needs repair)

Name: Mark Raine Email: Message: I have a Raymarine Autopilot model ST6000of sale. It was taken off a Hanschristian 38 and replaced. The pilot needs a brain box but was in working order other than that. I decided to go for a different model. I’m including the drive cylinder, flux compass, old brain box […]

Club Business |

November Membership Meeting

Hello Yacht Club Members! Here we are in November already! Before you know it the new year will be her and we can start looking forward to summer! It’s time for the November membership meeting…. Tomorrow (Tuesday 11/3)..Potluck at 6…Meeting at 7… There will be updates on the Thomas basin project, power at the slips […]

Maintenance | Safety | Tourism

Thomas Basin Remodel Starts

Yacht Club users still in town will have noticed a big change in access to the float 2 location and the KYC clubhouse. This week has marked the start of the much needed rebuild of the Thomas Basin bulkhead and wall behind the Salvation Army building, starting at the ramp leading to Float 2 and […]

Club Business

Meeting Reminder

Hi All…

Just a quick note to remind you that the Trustees are meeting at 6pm Wednesday 10/28 and the general membership meeting is next Tuesday 11/3. Pot Luck starting at 6 meeting at 7! See you at the club!

Charley Starr Rear Commodore

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October Membership Meeting

Hello Yacht Club Members!

Here we are in October already! The October Membership Meeting will be Tuesday October 6th. We have hamburgers left over from the summer so this seems like a good time to use them… We have burgers, cheese and buns so side dishes would be welcome. We’ll start the BBQ about 6 […]

Club Business | Hamburger Night | Sailing | Steak Night

It’s September!

Hello Yacht Club Members!

We should have done the Thursday sailing one more week!

Can you believe it’s September? Where did the summer go? Just because the summer is over doesn’t mean we’re done having fun!

Tomorrow (Friday) is the last Hamburger night of the year! And in just 2 weeks (9/18) we’ll have the […]

Club Business | Hamburger Night

Trustees Meeting Today

Commodore Mike has called a trustee meeting for Tuesday 8-4-15 at noon. All interested members are invited to attend. All trustees PLEASE make it a priority to attend.

Other items of import: We have no one signed up to do Hamburger Night this Friday or the last two Fridays in August! If you have a […]

Maintenance | Sailing | Steak Night

This week at KYC (5/12/15)

Hello Yacht Club Members!

It’s looking like this week will bring some great weather to our fair city!

I’m looking forward to Thursday at 6 for the start of this weeks sailboat race. Should be a beautiful evening for sailing.

Also this week is the last steak night of the season, hosted by Judith and […]

Marine Warnings/Forecasts

  • Forecast for Today Tonight and Tuesday. - Dixon Entrance East February 19, 2018
    Wind light except northeasterly outflow 15 knots near Portland Inlet. Wind becoming easterly 5 to 15 near noon then backing to northerly 5 to 15 late this evening. Wind northerly 5 to 15 Tuesday. Chance of showers or flurries today and early this evening. Temperatures near plus 1. Issued 04:00 AM PST 19 February 2018
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