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
Post-Relay Party featuring Jason Kempt
Thursday May 26, 2016
Join us Sunday May 29 to celebrate the Cabot Trail Relay participants and organizers! Jason will be playing from 2pm - 8pm. See you there!
The Return of the BYC Website!
Thursday May 19, 2016
Oh, hello. Our website is a little out of date. We are working on sprucing it up.
If you're looking to register for sailing lessons, please check back after May 29, 2016. We are still finalizing staffing.
If you're looking for the most up-to-date information on BYC happenings, head over to our Facebook page: