45.6008° N, 122.6519° W

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Associate, Junior, Intermediate, Surviving Spouse

  • Bar and restaurant six days a week at the PYC clubhouse
  • Dozens of member events throughout the year, including traditional cookouts, social cruises, wine dinners, black tie galas, and more!
  • Secure, gated parking with 24/7 security
  • Newly remodeled kitchen, allows the club’s full-time Executive Chef to serve members and private events simultaneously
  • 50% off private event rentals
  • Expanded reciprocal opportunities across the entire United States through the Yachting Club of America

Boat Owning Memberships

  • All of the benefits of an Associate membership listed above
  • Brand new fuel dock and fuel system, available for members this spring
    • Upgraded twin dispenser will pump 22 gallons per minute, providing at-cost unleaded gas and diesel
  • On-site pumpout facility
  • State-of-the-art concrete docks throughout moorage
  • Updated boathouse sale rule makes it easier for new members to purchase a boathouse in the PYC marina
  • Access to the members-only Willow Bar Outstation on Sauvie Island
  • Voting Eligibility
    • PYC is a member-run organization. Twice annual membership meetings provide opportunities for the Board of Trustees to present proposals requiring membership approval by majority vote.



Upon making application to the Club, the applicable fee, in the form of a personal check (Except Junior age 16 – 20), must accompany the completed Application and Membership Agreement (including Sponsor signatures) as well as a picture ID for each applicant.   Background checks will be performed on all applicants and an approval to do so is required with each application.  Initiation Fees are based on the age of the individual or the age of the older person in the case of two applicants and the type of membership.




Boat Owning/Non-Mooring Boat Owning             $210.60

(includes $20 Outstation Fee)

Senior1 Boat Owning $115.31 (includes $20 Outstation Fee)
Intermediate1 Boat Owning $115.31

(includes $20 Outstation Fee)

Associate3 $123.89  


Senior Associate2 $95.31  
Surviving Spouse $23.87  
Junior (Age 16-20) $286.51 Annually (Due January 25th)
Non-Resident4 $286.51

Annually (Due January 25th)

1Senior Boat Owning must be a member for more than 40 years; Intermediate members must be between 21 and 35 years of age.
2Senior Associate must be a member for more than 10 years, at least 60 years of age, and have retired from boating.
3Associate Members may not own a “Moorage Qualifying” Boat within 100 miles of PYC.
4Must be a current member to qualify.  Not available for new membership.

Moorage fees are charged as the sum of Base Rate per slip or boathouse space ($105.65) plus the square footage occupied @ $.1459 per square foot*. Typically, the total cost for moorage space varies from $180 for a small sailboat to $400 for a very large boathouse. 
*Fees for open moorage single slips on concrete rows are 11% higher ($117.27 + $.1622/sf).

A $16.00 electric base fee is charged for all PYC moorage slip assignments.   Electric meters owned by PYC members will be billed for electricity use at the rate of 9 cents per kilowatt used.   City water is included with your moorage fees.

All Boat Owning, Non-Mooring Boat Owning, Senior Boat Owning, and Intermediate Boat Owning, are subject to the monthly $20 Outstation Fee.  This fee is used for maintenance of the Outstation throughout the year.

*Does not apply for Surviving spouse, Junior, Non-Resident, Associate, or Senior Associate members.

Current minimum per calendar quarter minimum for food and beverage expenditures is $75. All cruising and in-house charges for food and beverage apply to this minimum. Ship’s Store purchases do not count towards the minimum. Only the unspent portion will be billed at the end of each calendar quarter.  Senior Boat Owning and Senior Associate are required to spend 50% of the standard food and beverage fee.

*Does not apply for surviving spouse, junior, or non-residents.

All fees shown are effective January 1, 2024