YYC’s Clubhouse overlooks the Niagara River and Lake Ontario. A casual grill, social lounge and patio face ample dock frontage, while our second-level restaurant features fine full-service dining with a magnificent view of the sunsets over Niagara-on-the-Lake and the mouth of the river.
Additional docking, shower and washroom amenities, yacht dry-sail area and hoist facilities, boat storage, marine repair and maintenance services, new, members’ lockers and ample parking are located adjacent to the Clubhouse. Moorings and launch service are also available to members.
Visiting YYC by boat
Members of reciprocating yacht clubs are welcomed to use visiting dock space. There is no fee charged for the first 2 nights for reciprocating clubs with comparable rules and policies for YYC visitors to their club. Yachts staying over subsequent nights are charged at a rate of $1 / foot. Available space is on a first come, first served basis, without prior approval from the YYC Harbormaster. Space is limited, so please be prepared to raft. Overnight fees may not apply to yachts participating in sanctioned cruises or regattas.
Transient Yachts: Transient Yachts are $2.50/foot per night. Space is limited and on a first come first serve basis. Please call to confirm availability.
Please call the Harbormaster to confirm availability @ 716-745-7230 Ext 21
GPS Coordinates: Buoy approximately 0.6 miles off river mouth, along range: 43 degrees 16.32’N; 79 degrees 03.047’S, River mouth between Fort(s) Niagara (US) & Mississauga (CA) 43 degrees 15.76’N; 79 degrees 04.07’S
CLUB LAUNCH: Channel 68
Other Important Information
Visitor restrooms and showers available in Junior Sailing Building located North of the YYC Clubhouse.
Dishwashing sinks are also available on North side of Junior Sailing Building.
Tent, Tables and Two Grills are available for Visitor Use on the North Dock.
Ice is available for $2 USD per bag behind the Launch Service shed.
Launch Service can be hailed on VHF 68 “YYC Launch” during service hours. Please see YYC Duty Officer or Launch Captain for mooring availability.
YYC Clubhouse Dining is available Tuesday through Sunday Evenings. Reservations can be made by calling 716-745-7230 x14
Coast Guard & Border Protection information
U.S. Customs & Border Protection: There is an iPad located on West Wall of Clubhouse that you can contact US Customs and Border Protection. You may also use CBP ROAM app available in the Apple Store or Google Play.
Other important numbers: NEXUS 800-827-2851, Canadian Customs - 888-226-7277 (888 CANPASS)
U.S. COAST GUARD Station: Marine Channel 16 or 716-745-3327
Dining, Shopping & Churches
Village Diner – Great for BreakfastsOntario House (The Stone Jug) – Bar, also serves lunch and dinnerMain Street PizzeriaAnchor Spirits – Liquor StoreRite-Aid PharmacyEverything Youngstown – gift shopChurches in Youngstown - Episcopal, Presbyterian, Roman Catholic and Lutheran
Points of Interest
Old Fort NiagaraNiagara Falls State ParkArtparkNiagara Power VistaSeneca Niagara CasinoFashion Outlets of NiagaraWhirlpool Jet BoatsAlbright Knox Art Gallery
The Discover Niagara Shuttle operates May 24-September 2, 7 days a week. This is a free shuttle with 17 destinations from Old Fort Niagara to Niagara Falls including Youngtown.