ABYC represents technical standards development for recreational boats. Inquiries from all boating interests invited. Call for membership information and technical assistance.
Annapolis Boat Club, located in Port Annapolis Marina, is boating made simple and easy. Whether it's spending time with your family, out with friends or hosting business associates, our club features top-tier watercraft for you to choose from. Port Annapolis Marina is a beautiful resort style marina with wonderful amenities. Located on Back Creek just off the Severn River with a pool, cafe, clubhouse, workout room and more great amenities your entire family will enjoy.
The Annapolis Yacht Club is one of the oldest yacht clubs in the country and is internationally recognized with its long history of sailboat racing and world-class events since it was founded in 1886. Membership opens the door to the many sailing, cruising, and social events that occur throughout the year. AYC has three facilities including a main Clubhouse, sailing center which houses the Junior Sailing and One Design Sailing programs and an activities center.
The Herring Bay Yacht Club (HBYC) is based out of the Herrington Harbor North & South Marinas (Friendship and Deale, Maryland). Originally formed in 1952, the Herring Bay Yacht Club boasts over 200 Members & Mates (both Power and Sail). Our members reside in Maryland, Virginia, Pennsylvania, and beyond. HBYC sponsors an array of land and cruise events throughout the year as well as educational, safety, legislative advocacy, and philanthropic activities, benefiting boaters and the neighboring communities. HBYC is a member of the Yachting Club of America and the Chesapeake Bay Yacht Clubs Association. The Yachting Club of America offers members reciprocal agreements to gain access to participating yacht clubs all over the world. Memberships can be submitted through our website (www.HBYC.org).
Herrington Harbour North combines an award winning yacht yard and marina resort in one location. We have the largest service and sales Yacht Center on the Chesapeake located on Herring Bay. We balance our property with many resort amenities along the waterfront overlooking our protected 600 slip marina. Annual and transient dockage is available. Amenities include private salt water pool, pool side bar, fitness center, WiFi, vending and customer lounges, Dockside Restaurant, and clean bathhouses. Complimentary weekend events include evening socials, seminars, breakfast buffets, parties at the pool, exercise programs and outdoor music/movies. Bikes, kayaks, and paddle boards available to explore local areas. Herrington North is annually recognized as the Best of the Bay yacht yard and marina resort. Land storage is available for over 1,200 boats. Virtually every contractor service on site including: bottom painting, engine service, electronics, fiberglass, sail construction and repairs, rigging, canvas, detailing, A/C service, woodworking, prop shop, shrink wrapping, and welding. 4 travel lifts 25 to 85 ton capacity, West Marine, The Sailing Academy and Boat brokers are located on our property.
Herrington Harbour South is centrally located on the Bay with a multitude of exciting destinations within easy reach. The 1,500' Entrance Channel, maintained at 7' MLW, quickly takes you from the protected harbour to deep open water. Lounge on the private beaches, swim in the Olympic-size pool, dine at Ketch 22, enjoy breakfast, lunch or dinner at Chesapeake Market & Deli, grill in the picnic areas, play tennis/pickleball, and relax on your boat. We have a host of events for slipholders such as bonfires on the beach with drinks and live entertainment, a 4th of July Fireworks Celebration, free kayak/paddleboard use, and more. Everything you need is on-siteluding a full-service Fuel Dock, free WiFi, Cable TV, pump-outs, Private Bathhouses, Fitness Room and Sauna. Naturally preserved shorelines around the marina basin are home to an array of wildlife. Annual and transient dockage available. Only 20-minutes from the beltway to the bay. The Marina Office is open daily from 9am - 5pm.