• Columbia River Yachting Association

    Promotes Development Of New Recreational Boating
    Facilities, Safe Boating And Water Safety Activities.
    Serves As Central Coordinator For The Member Clubs
    Cruising Schedules, Eliminating Many Conflicts.

  • DID YOU KNOW?

    CRYA Keeps the Clubs Aware of Local, State and
    Federal Government Activities and Rule-making
    that Effects Boats, Boating and Boaters.

  • CRYA OPENING DAY



    Video courtesy of William Brosseau on one
    club's prospective (TYEE Yacht Club) of Opening Day Ceremony.

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    CRYA OPENING DAY

    Opening Day is the first Saturday of May. This year is on May 4th 2019
    hosted by River City Yacht Club.

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  • ANNUAL CRYA GOLF TOURNAMENT

    Saturday, Sept 14th
    Open to all CRYA Members and Guests!

    CONTACT YOUR CLUB DELEGATE TO SIGN UP TEAMS!

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Welcome to Columbia River Yachting Association
CRYA was founded in 1933 to "encourage sailing and racing yachts on the Columbia River and its tributaries." Original member yacht clubs were: Astoria, Lake Oswego, Portland and the Westport (Oregon) Boat Club. Dr. Gordon B. Leitch, PYC, was the first President.

 

CRYA Is Working Hard To Improve Recreational Boating For Everyone!