Cruising to OYS


Reciprocal visitors are welcome at OYS provided their clubs are open for reciprocity.  Slips at OYS are assigned on a first-come first-served basis for two nights free of charge, and up to three additional nights at $40 per night (excluding pre-arranged club cruises). Please make sure to present your membership card as you arrive at OYS.  For a list of OYS reciprocals, click here.

Docking & registration

OYS accepts visitors to our beautiful club. Please radio on 68 as you are approaching Oakville Harbour. Slips are assigned on a first-come first served basis. Officer's of the Day are monitoring the radio in the afternoons on Friday and Saturdays, and on long weekend Sundays. Follow signs for the visitor's dock on your Port side.

club cruises

Our cruising program includes organized trips to various clubs around the lake all summer long, for a great party and dinner. As a member of OYS, you have exchange privileges to visit clubs participating in the reciprocal cruising program. Check out the club calendar for a list of upcoming cruises. Members, please don't forget to sign out!

Facilities & amenities

OYS has lots to offer its guests, including onsite ice machine, private washrooms and showers, wifi, BBQs, clubhouse, and kitchen access. OYS is steps away from picturesque downtown Oakville, filled with boutiques and amazing restaurants. Extensive paths along the lake and 16 Mile Creek will keep you active. Bring your paddle accessories for perfect paddling conditions up the creek in this beautiful historic Ontario town. Click here for more of the amazing amenities OYS has to offer.

Cruising from OYS

Club Cruises

Check out the club calendar for the year's planned cruises. Most cruises have fun themes and always include a great group of sailing friends and dinner. Make sure to sign up in the members only section.

Please Sign Out

Don't forget to sign out! Please make sure to record your expected return date, so we can accommodate any visitor's to OYS. If you are heading back earlier than expected and your slip is occupied, please respect our visitor's and find another slip in the meantime.

Have fun

Whatever your destination is, OYS wishes you safe travels and a great time!

OYS Slip Map



Please email the Cruising Directors if you have any further questions