Edgewood Yacht Club Marina – Slips & Moorings
Available for Members Seasonally, and to Other Yacht Club Members to Rent as Transients
New in 2020: Significant Marina upgrades with new docks, new electrical connections brought throughout the marina, new decking, new pedestals, and a campus-wide wifi system.
The marina at Edgewood Yacht Club accommodates both sail and power boats in 55 slips ranging from 26ft to 50ft in length. Slips are equipped with both 20 and 30 amp electrical service and fresh water access. The mooring field consists of 100 moorings of various sizes and weights. EYC provides a launch service to members and transients on moorings during regular business hours in the boating season. Access to clean restrooms, showers, fresh water, the pumpout facility and ice are available from our floating T docks.
Members of other yacht clubs with reciprocity rights should contact the club on channel 14 or at 401-781-9626 to reserve a slip or mooring.
EYC is a short cab or ride share trip away from downtown Providence, Federal Hill, Brown University and Johnson & Wales University, as well as many other great destinations. EYC is also in proximity to the Theodore Francis Greene (Providence) Airport, including commuter rail service to both Boston and New York.
The EYC facility is located at the foot of Shaw Avenue, 41 deg 46.583N / 71 deg 23.364W, and is an approved State of Rhode Island pumpout facility. We also provide winter boat and mast storage for the membership in our North and South parking lots.
Marina staff monitor VHF channel 14 during business hours.
For more information on our marina, contact our club manager.
Edgewood Yacht Club Storm Policy
EYC Marina and Anchorage Policy Rules & Regulations: In the event of a major storm, boats left in the marina are likely to sustain damage and also cause damage to the marina itself. To minimize the risk of damage to member and club property, it is the policy of the club that members remove their boats from the marina when a storm is imminent.
Definition of Storm: By “storm”, this policy means a hurricane warning posted by the National Weather Service for the area between Watch Hill, RI and Woods Hole, MA including Narragansett Bay.
Member’s Responsibility for Boats in Marina: Members with boats in the marina must remove their boats at least 6 hours before the storms anticipated landfall as reported by the National Weather Service. If a member is not available to remove the boat, it is the responsibility of the member to make arrangements to ensure that the boat is out of the marina. The club will not take responsibility for removing or securing members boats.
Member’s Responsibility for Boats in the Mooring Field: The club assumes no liability for the security of moorings or related tackle during a storm. Owners are reminded that they are responsible for damage caused by their boat to other boats. Members may leave boats on EYC moorings at their own risk.
Small Boats: All small boats on docks, including, but not limited to: sunfish, dinghies, inflatable’s, lasers, 420’s must be moved to higher ground or totally removed from the marina. In the event of a storm any vacant mooring will be made available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Arrangements must be made thru the Club Office. Mooring requests should be made to Club Facility Director, Mike McKenna, 401-781-9626. The Club will do its best to assign open moorings based on boat size/weight. Boats left on EYC moorings are at the boat owner’s risk. It is the responsibility of boat owners to insure that their boats are well secured and do not pose a hazard to other boats.
In the event of a severe storm warning, immediate arrangements should be made to move your boat to a mooring or safe harbor. The Harbormaster or the Coast Guard can assist you with questions you may have concerning available moorings and charts to safe harbors.
Please Note: Edgewood Yacht Club launch does not operate after Small Craft Warnings Have Been Posted.
UPDATED: 12/6/2019, Can be updated at the discretion of the Flag Officers
Download Dry Storage Forms – Borrow a Boat
Dry Storage for Sunfish, paddle craft, dinghies, and other small sailboats is available on our dock or our land-based racks. Click on the correct description below to download the appropriate form for the boat type.
Borrow a Boat – Members can borrow a boat from the EYC Fleet; see the marina staff for more information. Any participant wanting to use a boat in the Borrow a Boat program needs to sign a Release Waiver for the Borrow a Boat Program.