White Lake Yacht Club (WLYC) is a membership club located on the south shore of White Lake in Whitehall, Michigan. The club is just minutes away from the White Lake Channel providing easy access to Lake Michigan. WLYC was founded in 1903, the club house was built in 1906 and has been in continuous operation since 1926.
WLYC is open to members and their guests from Memorial Day to Labor Day. New memberships are available and online membership applications can be completed in the membership section of this site.
WLYC features a marina basin with many permanent and visiting yachtsmen boat slips and moorings, a swimming pool, a historic clubhouse, a festive dining / ballroom, a long covered porch with rocking chairs to enjoy West Michigan’s glorious sunsets, and the Anchor Room for casual dining. The Anchor Room is open to members and their guests 7 days a week for snacks, casual meals, soft drinks, beer, wine, and ice cream.
WLYC offers many activities and hosts a full array of social events for all ages. These include Sailor’s lunch, the Junior Yacht Club, swim and sailing instructional programs, sailboat racing, Ladies Bridge, weekend dinner dances, themed parties, live music on the deck, and local, regional and national sailing regattas. Sailboat racing includes Laser, Melges 17, MC Scow, E Scow, Butterfly and Keelboat classes.
On the right you will find links to our constitution and bylaws along with a listing of WLYC officers, club rules and proud history.