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

Editor:
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.

Steak Night

Steak Night!

Hello Yacht Club Members! It’s time for the October Steak Night at your Yacht Club! Please RSVP to this email so we can get a good count on the number of steaks to buy…. See you at the club this Friday night from 6-8pm and we can complain to each other about all the wind […]

Club Business |

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 […]

Steak Night

Hello Yacht Club Members!

Hello Yacht Club Members!

Here we are in the middle of September…Summer is over…leaves are turning and the first steak night is upon us!

Time to get your reservations in for this Friday night 6-8pm.

It’s a great chance to be with friends and brag about all the fish you caught this summer (and the […]

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 […]

Cruising | Sailing | Tourism

This Week at Your Yacht Club

Hello Yacht Club Members, Wow! What an exciting week!

Congrats to Team Elsie Piddock for their win in the R2AK on Friday! They had some great stories at the Friday night BBQ….

And more congrats to teams MOB Mentality and Por Favor who after more than a week and 700 miles had a down […]

Fishing & Hunting | Sailing | Tourism

This Week at your Yacht Club

Hello Yacht Club Members,

It looks like we’ve had a change in the weather!

Might have some rain for today’s Thursday night race but the forecast is for it to clear up and be partly sunny for tomorrow night’s Hamburger night.

And it’s not looking too bad for the last weekend of the Salmon […]

Sailing |

KYC Sailing Update

Hello All, Great sailing weather.. we are off to a slow but Great start.

This week we will try to set and actual starting line. Charley Starr has accepted the challenge of setting the pennant. A Red and White float with a streamer anchored towards shore no more than 100 feet from the WR-6 starting […]

Sailing |

This week at KYC 5/19/15

Hello Yacht Club Members

What a beautiful weekend, I hope you had a chance to get out on the water!

We had a great turnout and fantastic weather for the last steak night. If you weren’t there you missed a good one! The weather is looking pretty good for the long weekend coming up so […]

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
    Environment Canada

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