Welcome to the Bras d'Or Yacht Club in Baddeck, Cape Breton, NS
Welcome to the Bras d'Or Yacht Club, located in historic Baddeck, on Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia, on the shores of the the Bras d'Or Lakes.
Surrounded by indigo hills and open to the ocean at either end of Cape Breton, lakes within islands, the Bras d'Ors are often referred to as Canada's Inland Sea and offer the most beautiful sailing venue in all of Nova Scotia, probably in all of Canada, quite possibly the world.
With warm waters and steady breezes, the Bras d'Or Lakes are the perfect location to enjoy the tranquil sport, the exciting sport of sailing.
Subscribing to an open door policy, the Bras d'Or Yacht Club provides the perfect setting to experience the magic known as the Bras d'Or Lakes. Come and see for yourself.
Summer Hours (beginning July 1)Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday - 12:00 PM to 12:00 AM
Friday, Saturday - 12:00 PM to 1:00 AM
Sunday - 2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Winter HoursMonday, Tuesday, Wednesday - 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Thursday, Friday - 4:00 PM to 12:00 AM
Saturday - 11:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Sunday - 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
We would like to give thanks and credits to Shawn Dunlop of Baddeck Photos for the wonderful images we have on our website.
News & Events
Congratulations Lara Fraser!
Wednesday June 22, 2016
Lara is the recipient of the annual Bras d'Or Yacht Club bursary for a graduating student. Enjoy your graduation celebrations, Lara! You deserve it.
Friday Jams in June featuring Band of Thieves
Monday June 20, 2016
Come celebrate that last Friday in June and the first Friday of summer at BYC! Band of Thieves will be playing from 6pm to 9pm. Admission is a $2 donation for members and a $5 donation for non-members. See you there!
Board of Directors Meeting Minutes Now Online
Monday June 13, 2016
Are you interested in what happens at the Board of Directors meetings? As a member, it's your right to know! All approved meeting minutes for 2016 are now online under the "Forms & Documents" section.
Online Sailing Registration is Now Open!
Wednesday June 1, 2016
An ongoing instructor shortage means that we have to dial back programming a bit for 2016. Registration is on a first come, first served basis, so don't delay!