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Come for the Boating
Stay for the Community

Come and find out what makes the Whitby Yacht Club the perfect seasonal getaway for individuals and families alike!

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Welcome to the Most Friendly Club on the Lake

The Whitby Yacht Club is a member-owned and operated boating facility. For more than 50 years, WYC has been attracting residents from Durham Region and beyond. Surrounded by water and featuring a wide range of services and programs, WYC is the perfect getaway for individuals and families alike. Several membership options are available to suit everyone’s needs. From social, to stand-up-paddle boarding, to class racing and cruising, there is a membership option that will fit you and your family's needs.


Become a Member

Offering nearly 300 fully serviced slips for boats up to 40’, we are sure to have a home for your boat. WYC also offers other membership options such as Drysail and Dinghy.

A Passionate Community of Sailors and Boaters alike

Located along the beautiful Lake Ontario waterfront, Whitby Yacht Club offers a welcoming and supportive atmosphere for all who enjoy the water. For those who want to learn how, WYC offers one of the largest sailing schools across the province. To find all of our offered courses, check out our Learn to Sail section.

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Dining & Events

Whitby Yacht Club aims to deliver a phenomenal experience on water and on land. WYCs upper-level Compass Rose Lounge offers spectacular lake and harbour views in air-conditioned comfort. This fully accessible and beautiful banquet hall is available for weddings, special and corporate events for members and visitors alike. A commercial kitchen is available for approved catering. WYC's clubhouse offers 2 indoor bars with 3 outdoor patio areas. Each offers a casual atmosphere to enjoy the company of friends and neighbours.