GETTING HERE IS EASY
Launches operate seven days a week to the island Memorial Day through Labor day weekend. Weekend service pre and post holidays. Boats depart from A dock on weekends and B dock on weekdays.
Echo Bay Yacht Club is located on Echo Island off Hudson Park in Echo Bay. The bay has an excellent protected mooring area. The club provides launch service and tenders to the mooring area. Club members pay an additional fee of $500 annually for this service. All moorings are the responsibility of the boat owner. Mooring can be purchased and installed by McCauley Diving Service (914) 834-8238 or Port Sailing School. Moorings must be removed from the water once every three years for inspection of chain. A mooring permit must be obtained from the Harbor Master and is valid for one year (Fee $12 per foot). Failure to renew the permit can result in loss of space in the bay. A dinghy slip at the New Rochelle Marina is $672 non resident and $432 for residents, this is mandatory with mooring permit. A dinghy is necessary to access your boat after launch service has ended for the day. Boats must leave their moorings at the end of the season, defined as November 15.
Bring your kayak, paddleboard, or dinghy and explore the Long Island Sound and neighboring islands
Echo Bay Yacht Club is a peaceful and tranquil retreat located within the Five Islands Park area. There are seven islands to explore within four miles of the Club. There is easy access to the water to launch your boat. The Club offers rack and locker rentals for your small boat and equipment. Racks can accommodate kayaks up to 14 ft.
Operated by Port Sailing School
Echo Bay Yacht Club offers sailing programs through Port Sailing School. The sailing school provides the instructors and the boats for all the sailing programs, in addition, they operate the Launch service to the island on weekdays from New Rochelle Marina