Intermediate Membership (35 and younger) - The $135 per quarter dues (2017). Can't hold permanent moorage.
Regular Membership - $4,000 initiation fee. Dues are $295 per quarter (2017)
We have 110 slips, mostly covered. The waitlist for moorage is 4-8 years with a shorter wait for boats under 40 feet. Boats over 60 feet will wait a very long time. Our moorage rate in 2017 is $7 per foot per month. Our summer sublet program offers members with lake boats the opportunity to keep their boat at the club.
Social Events - We have special social events throughout the year, the Commodore’s Ball, Pioneer Brunch, Egg Nog Party, Family Christmas Dinner, New Year’s Eve, Super Bowl Party, Crab Feed, Easter Brunch, Commodore’s Brunch and Cruise, Change of Watch, Mother’s Day Brunch. Every month we have a dinner meeting and a happy hour. We also have been growing our list of kids activities for holidays and incorporate kid friendly events in our bigger cruises.
Outstations - MBYC has outstations (docks we own/rent) in Gig Harbor, Bainbridge Island, Port Ludlow, Friday Harbor, Deer Harbor, Sidney, Mill Bay, Port Browning, and Saltspring Island which are free to use for our members.
Reciprocal - We have reciprocal agreements with 60 other yacht clubs from Olympia to Nanaimo where they make dock space available to us and we make dock space available to them for free use. .
Volunteering - We are a volunteer yacht club. Everyone does something, some work more than others.
There is a lot more … Youth Sailing, Predicted log racing, Mates social events, bridge club, dance lessons, knitting, car show, opening day, power squadron, club rental, mystery cruise, boating education, men’s lunch and … I can’t even think of it all.