Founded 1953 in historic Monterey, California
A non-profit organization, MPYC is a yachting and social club comprised of adult and junior members with an interest in coming together to share in boating, sailing, yacht racing and social activities. Membership is not limited to boat owners.
MPYC has built a reputation for top-notch competitive sailing. We host over 100 races per year and have hosted a variety of national championships.
Our members feature both power and sailboat owners. It's our great honor to live along California's Monterey Bay and enjoy the scenic vistas and marine wildlife.
Our beginning, recreational and advanced rowers enjoy short and long distance local routes in addition to competition in local, West Coast and U.S. regattas.
Since its inception, Monterey Peninsula Yacht Club has been proud to invest in the future of sailing and our youth to foster a better future for all us, and our club.
Whether on the water or onshore, there are activities for all ages at MPYC. From competitive sailing, ocean rowing, cruising or paddle boarding on the water, to an array of events on land or in the clubhouse, we celebrate the Monterey Bay and work to preserve it year-round.
fun On the Water
Whether you're guest crew or a club member, from sailing, kayaking or paddle boarding, there's fun to be had on the water, in the harbor, or on the Bay.
From holiday celebrations, special events and annual gatherings, there's always something happening at the club.
From fine dining in the Kilpatrick Dining Room or enjoying a burger on the Bear Flag Bar deck overlooking Monterey Harbor, no one goes hungry at MPYC.
Committed to safe and proper use of the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary, MPYC is active in a variety of safety and ecological awareness events.
To connect our members and our diverse community to the boundless recreational opportunities and proper stewardship of the Monterey Bay and the Pacific Ocean.
To actively promote the Monterey Peninsula Yacht Club as a prominent West Coast destination of choice for Corinthian spirit yacht racing, recreational boating, rowing and cruising.
To supporting a diverse membership that fosters inclusiveness, camaraderie, friendship, community involvement and leadership with the goal of advancing safe and sustainable maritime ecological practices.
Our clubhouse on Wharf II at the Monterey Harbor is home to the Kilpatrick Dining Room and Bear Flag Bar. We are proud to host a variety of events including corporate gatherings, receptions and seminars.READ MORE
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Monterey, CA 93940
Monterey Peninsula Yacht Club is proud to be associated with US Sailing and the American Sailing Association