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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 This Friday Night

Hi ya’ll! Steak night is here again, with Al Rockwood, Don Mitchel, and Marvin & Lani Davis scheduled as hosts. To make planning easier, we really appreciate an RSVP by Thursday night, with number of members attending from your party. This makes planning the purchases easier, with less waste, fresher food, and to insure the […]


Knot Class

Louie Bartos will be holding a knot tying class on April 22nd and 23rd at the University of Southeast Alaska. Please contact Louie for more information.


Shelokum Hot Springs

The crew from S/V Nadejda enjoy a soak in the hot springs above Bailey Bay.

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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