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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.

Sailing | Training

Spring has Sprung

Spring perennials make an appearance on the dock.

March 20, the first day of spring, was heralded by the appearance the first perennial buds in the dock planter boxes.

Around Thomas Basin:

Work on the Stedman Street sidewalk extension is progressing. We’re all watching to see when we might get our parking back. The […]

Sailing | Training

Prepare Now for 2014 Sailing Season

S/V Ariel, beats to windward

Missed the radio show? Listen here to the Maria Dudzak’s interview with Sailing Fleet Captain Jim Dahl and Rear Commodore Judith McQuerry regarding the upcoming sailing program. This interview aired on KRBD Radio on Monday March 10, 2014 at 8:15 a.m.:

Click this link to listen Jim Dahl and […]

Marine Warnings/Forecasts

  • 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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