The Club

Established in 1937, the Rock Hall Yacht Club has grown and evolved to promote and develop sailing, other boating, and diverse social activities for the enjoyment of members, their families and guests while continuing to contribute to the larger Chesapeake Bay Community.

We welcome you to join us. Please view our Membership page for additional information and application or stop at the Rock Hall Yacht Club for a tour of the facilities.

RHYC in the 70's


The club was born in 1937 and has shared a rich history of sailing, boating, social events and inter-club activities on the Chesapeake Bay. Our traditions continue each year on the water and on land. If you have historical photos. stories, anecdotes, we’d be interested in meeting with you and archiving that information to share. […]

Commodore Flag

Officers and Bylaws

The Rock Hall Yacht Club is governed by a set of Bylaws originally developed in 1937 and updated since. The current Bylaws of the Rock Hall Yacht Club are available here. Annually, the stockholders of the Rock Hall Yacht Club elect Club Officers and a Board of Directors to manage the club. 2021 Board of […]

RHYC Newsletter How Hear This!


The Rock Hall Yacht Club offers a monthly Newsletter ‘Now Hear This!’ for members to keep current with upcoming events and review highlights from past activities and fun at the club. This wonderful service continues monthly thanks to our volunteer editor! To have event coverage, news, and notices of club-related items, please submit copy and […]

RHYC Rules


The Rock Hall Yacht Club Rules are to be respected and adhered to by all Rock Hall Yacht Club Members, Guests, Visitors, Regatta participants and their families, and anyone on club grounds for any reason. The Rules keep us safe, in compliance with local, state, and national laws, and make our club a better place […]

RHYC hat


View our RHYC merchandise and order online! Click the RHYC Merchandise button below to see all the styles and apparel Questions about Rock Hall Yacht Club club merchandise may be directed to Email: Check out some of our favorites… TIME TO LOOK YOUR CLUB BEST!