Raritan Yacht Club, established in 1865, is one of the oldest yacht clubs in the United States. The Club has maintained a strong maritime heritage of member participation and enjoys a reputation as a very friendly yacht club. Enjoy the benefits of membership at Raritan Yacht Club
The Raritan Yacht Club, one of the oldest in our nation, has a rich and colorful history. In pre and post Civil War years, Perth Amboy became a resort - fine hotels drew visitors for their summer vacations from Newark and New York. The bay full of deep, clear water and its access to the ocean made Perth Amboy a natural site for boating enthusiasts.