Great Lakes Yacht Club

Naval Station, Great Lakes



Naval Station, Great Lakes

Main: 847-688-3500
Public Safety: 847-688-5555

MWR, Naval Station, Great lakes

Main: 847-688-2110
Marina: 847-688-5417 & 847-688-6978

Naval Station, Great Lakes

US Coast Guard

US Coast Guard Main Site

US Coast Guard, Sector Lake Michigan, Kenosha

Officer in Charge
Coast Guard Station
5036 4th Avenue
Kenosha, Wisconsin 53140-2998
Main: 262-657-4620

US Coast Guard, Sector Lake Michigan, Wilmette

Officer in Charge
10 Harbor Drive
Wilmette, Illinois, 60091
Emergency/SAR Line 847-251-0185
Non-emergency 847-251-0214

US Coast Guard, Sector Lake Michigan, Chicago

Commanding Officer
Coast Guard Station
4001 E. 98th Street
Chicago, Illinois 60617
Emergency � SAR line 773-768-4093
Non-emergency 312-946-1048

Boating Safety Courses

US Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 3-5, Waukegan

Waukegan Sail & Power Squadron, US Power Squadron

Illinois Department of Natural Resources

HMY Yachts


NOAA Marine Weather

intellicast sailing weather, Lake Michigan

Sailflow Sailing Weather

NOAA Lake Michigan data

Yacht Clubs

Waukegan Yacht Club

199 N Harbor Pl
Waukegan, IL 60085-5621

Racine Yacht Club

1 Barker Street
Racine, Wisconsin, 53402
262- 634-8587

Milwaukee Yacht Club

Clubhouse & Anchorage
1700 North Lincoln Memorial Dr.
Milwaukee, WI 53202

Winthrop Harbor Yacht Club

1 Yacht Club Dr
Winthrop Harbor, IL 60096

Kenosha Yacht Club & Lighthouse Bistro

5130 4th Avenue
Kenosha, WI 53140
Bistro: 262-657-5300

Lake Bluff Yacht Club

Lake Forest Sailing

Sheridan Shore Yacht Club

20 Harbor Drive
Wilmette, IL. 60091


Waukegan Harbor

55 S. Harbor Place
Waukegan, IL 60085
Phone: 847-244-3133

North Point Marina

IL Dept of Natural Resources
701 North Point Drive
Winthrop Harbor, IL 60096

Racine Harbors


Sailing Organizations


Midwest Open Racing Fleet

US Sailing

Lake Michigan Sail Racing Federation

Lake Michigan Performance Handicap Racing Fleet


PHRF Racing in Chicago

Magazines, Places, Web Sites and Blogs

Good Old Boat


Northern Breezes

Lakeland Boating

Keep Turning Left

Messing About In Boats

Southport Lightstation, Kenosha

Living on a Narrowboat


Larsen Marine, Waukegan Harbor, mooring, storage, repair and ships chandlers.

Bay Marine, Waukegan Harbor, storage, repair and boat transport.

West Marine, marine supplies

Hamilton Marine, Down East marine supply store

Boat US, Boat Owners Association of the US

Yacht Survey

Obersheimers Sailor Supply.