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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.

People |

Cindi and Robert

The last KYC steak night of this winter season was hosted by Cindi and Robert Davis. The well-attended event was a resounding success, with great meat selections from Tatsuda’s Grocery and a wide variety of side dishes and desserts.

While we’re talking about Cindi and Robert, we need to thank them for the immaculate appearance […]

Fishing & Hunting | People

The Buck Stops Here

Mike Williams poses with his buck aboard the M/V Melody Jean. Photo by Roger Maynard.

Unlike a couple of politicians who have been in the national news recently, Alaskans know where and how to stop a buck.

Mike Williams & crew harvested this huge buck over the weekend from the Carroll Inlet area, just […]


Catch of the Day

Jerry & Tamela Cegelske at their wedding reception, KYC, summer2009

Jerry Cegelske is probably the best fisherman among KYC members, at least this summer he was. He not only caught a lot of fish, he caught a bride, too! What a guy! Newlyweds Jerry and Tamela Cegelske held their wedding reception in the KYC […]

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  • Forecast for Tonight and Wednesday. - Dixon Entrance East February 21, 2018
    Wind light increasing to northwest 10 to 20 knots near midnight. Wind northerly 10 to 20 Wednesday. Chance of flurries or showers overnight and Wednesday morning. Issued 04:00 PM PST 20 February 2018
    Environment Canada

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