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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.

Steak Night

New Ramp for Steak Night

They were putting in the new ramp at Thomas Basin today! (check out the attached photo); I’m told it will be ready for use on Thursday! It will be nice to have when it’s rainy and a minus tide…. Come check it out a week from Friday for the February steak night (2/19): The grill […]

Steak Night

Steak Night Fri. 1/15/2016

The first steak night of the new year is this Friday night!

Come join us from 6-8pm for a good time, good food and check out the progress on the new ramp! Get your RSVP in so we can order the food…

While you have your calendar out add Tuesday, February 2nd for the membership […]

Steak Night

Friday Steak Night!

The weather report is frightful BUT, we will be having our November Steak Night this Friday 11-20-15 ! please RSVP either to or 907-617-2345

The grill will be hot at 6pm. We will have New York Steaks and Rib Eyes and chicken breast as a red meat alternative. Baked potato, salad and a desert. […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Hamburger Night | Maintenance | Steak Night

Upcoming Activities

Hello Yacht Club members!

Join us today (Saturday) at the Yacht Club for breakfast at 9am followed by a few easy jobs around the clubhouse. (mostly just cleaning)

Also, starting at 10am you can have the Coast Guard check your boat so you know you’re ready for the season.

Next Friday, May 15th will […]

Steak Night

Steak Night Friday, April 17

Hello Yacht Club Members! Sorry for the late notice but I was busy doing my taxes… This Friday night (4/17) is steak night for April! Get your RSVP in soon for the next to last Steak Night of the season! Yes…next month, on May 15th will be the last one until the fall….you know […]

Steak Night

Steak Night — February 20

This Friday night (2/20) is steak night for February!

Get your RSVP in soon for what will be a great event hosted by legendary foodie John Hill and our new Rear Commodore Charley Starr! Friday, February 20th 6:00 to 8:00 pm Bring your own beverage and a side or dessert. KYC […]

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  • 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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