RYC Mooring Area
By agreement with the USCG, the City of Perth Amboy, and the NJ DEP, Raritan Yacht Club administers the anchorage defined as Special Anchorage 110.1, 110.60, Note A of Chart #12332. The area is bounded to the north by the eastern end of the entrance channel of the Perth Amboy Marina. From there the boundary continues to a point south of rock pile "8", west to a line parallel and east of the Raritan River Rail bridge, then north to the shore line.
Accommodations are available for overnighters and day-trippers as well as transient yachts requiring extended stay. Contact RYC Launch Operator on VHF Channel 9 or call (732) 826 - 9837 to check for vacancies. Guest moorings are generally readily available weekdays and off peak weekends. Extended Stay reservations can be arranged by contacting the RYC Office at 732 826 –2277or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Guest Mooring Fees:
- Short Stay (less than overnight) -$20
- Over Night- $35/night
- Three or more nights - $25/night-($75 minimum)
- Holiday & Regatta weekends $50/Night
- KYC, AHYC, RCYC member boats -No Charge
Membership has its privileges and one of the many privileges RYC members enjoy is an assigned mooring for their personal use.
Locate a mooring
Moorings are set on a LAT/LONG grid Click here to download the Mooring Number Conversion Table & examples. Follow the instructions to determine the GPS coordinates of your mooring. Guests arriving in the area during the hours of Launch operations please contact the Launch Operator on VHF Channel 9 for assistance in locating guest mooring
Chart of the fleet - Click Here to view all mooring assignments in Google Maps **UPDATED 2/29/2016**
Chart of the Area - click Here for the NOAA Chart 12331 Raritan Bay & Southern Arthur Kill
Click Here for Membership Application packet
Contact The Fleet Captain
The mooring field and water assets of the club are managed by the Fleet Captain. This includes the management of all in-water storage, monitoring of the fleet for compliance to the mooring rules and insurance regulations and member mooring assignments/reassignments.
Contact the Fleet Captain - Stephen Scanlon
Fax: (732) 826 - 2278
Mail: Raritan Yacht Club
ATT: Fleet Captain
PO Box 1488
Perth Amboy, NJ 08860