Clear Lake Yacht Club – Clear Lake, Iowa
Clear Lake Yacht Club – Clear Lake, Iowa offers both enjoyment and schooling on the skills of yachting! Right in North Central IOWA!
Founded in 1935 to promote pleasure and competitive sailing, for all ages. The club offers schooling, competition, and enjoyment. The Yacht Club organizes several sailing fleets, Optomists, X, MC, C, E, Cougars and Hobie Cats each season, giving sailors ample opportunities to compete and test their skills. Scheduled races occur every weekend from Memorial Day to Labor Day.
Beginning sailors learn in the classroom and then under the direct supervision of our experienced sailors take to the water. CLYC sailing school offers many different classes based on your experience and skill level. Competitive sailing occurs every weekend from May through August on Clear Lake, and the CLYC participates at the regional and national level in regattas at other lakes throughout the summer.
Although this is a membership organization, viewing of the races and observing the variety of yachts is a wonderful way to spend part of a vacation in the Clear Lake area.
Regattas are always fun and draw people from a wide area to participate.
When you are in Clear Lake, be sure to spend time AT the Lake, you will be glad you did. Just remember, keeping the lake clean and safe is a priority of the people that live in the area and those that want to continue to enjoy the lake for years to come, so please, don’t litter or abuse the natural beauty.