Details for Grand Bend Yacht Club
Name

Grand Bend Yacht Club
Position

Display in The Interactive Cruising Guidebook
Average rating 1.0 stars from 1 review

Address Grand Bend, ON

Phone

After hours contact



Facility type

Marina - NO
Club - YES
Fuel - NO
Repair - NO
Municipal - NO
Other - NO

VHF channel

Grand Bend Yacht Club does not monitor VHF - Grand Bend Municipal Marina monitors channel 68 and will use GBYC as overflow if slips available.

Web sitewww.gbyc.ca

Email contact



Owner, manager

Private club managed by committee.

Harbormaster



Dockmaster



Payments acceptedCredit cards - NO
Checks - NO

Payment info



Payment discounts



Operation (seasonal or year-round)
Seasonal

Additional info:

Approach

The entrance is marked with flashing red and green at the end of two short piers - red and green cans mark the dredged entrance. Fog horn in poor visibility.

Tide

Unknown

Current

Weak

Tide & current additional info

Some current after heavy rains.

Depths

Approach: 2
Transient dockage: Unknown
Fuel dock: Unknown

Other depth info: Depth of the channel is maintained at 6 feet or greater. Several days of strong NW winds will cause the entrance to silt. A boat is maintained on sight to clear the silting daily when winds abate.

Dock typesWood - YES
Concrete - NO
Floating - NO
Fixed - NO
T/Alongside - NO
Other - NO

Additional info:

Size restrictionsLOA max: 40
Beam max: 17

Other info: Up to 40 feet. Slips are between pilings with a maximum of about 17 feet. The pilings sit about 15 feet from the wall.

Slips

Transient: Unknown
Total: Unknown
Transient price: Unknown

Other price info: All docks are filled by seasonal members however transient docks may be available at prime cruising time when members are vacant from their slips. Dockage at the club can be arranged through the municipal marina. The price is normally the same as the municipal rate.

Moorings

Transient: Unknown
Total: Unknown
Transient price: Unknown

Other price info:

AC power30 amp - YES
50 amp - NO
100 amp - NO

Additional info: 15 and 30 amp at specific slips.

Pricing info:

Cable TV (and pricing)



Phone hookup (and pricing)

No

Water (and pricing)

Yes

Dinghy access

No

Liveaboard info

No

FuelGas: NOT AVAILABLE
Diesel: NOT AVAILABLE

Fuel brand:

Gas priceUnknown

Other price info:

Diesel priceUnknown

Other price info:

Propane



Pets welcomeUnknown

Other pet info:

Disability access



Launch service



Pump out



Ice



Trash



Showers

Yes

Heads

Yes

Laundry



Grocery

Yes - 2 well stocked supermarkets are within walking distance.

Hardware



Restaurants

Yes - None on site but fresh pickeral (walleye) and perch with chips are available beside the yacht club. Numerous restaurants primarily roadhouse style are within walking distance.

Bars

Yes - None on site but several bars are within walking distance.

Hotels or motels

Yes

Repair capabilities

Yes - Southwest Marine is located in Grand Bend - there are also two mobile mechanics available - Bade Marine and Ed Breen Marine.

Haul out capabilities

No

Storage facilities

Yes - Power only.

Fishing supplies



Chartering capabilities

No

Internet access

Yes

Boat ramp availability

Yes

Transportation



Other services



Attractions



Reviews for Grand Bend Yacht Club
Grand Bend, 2011-02-07
Captain: , Jupiter, FL (506)

Expensive dockage for transients ($2/ft). Lively town in the summer. Be careful when approaching the entrance in strong westerly winds.

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