• Columbia River Yachting Association

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

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

  • CRYA OPENING DAY

    Opening Day is the first Saturday, of May.
    Watch for our upcoming event on May 7, 2016,
    hosted this year by Columbia River Yacht Club.

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

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    CRYA OPENING DAY

    Opening Day is the first Saturday, of May.
    Watch for our upcoming event on May 7, 2016,
    hosted this year by Columbia River Yacht Club.

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    Video courtesy of William Brosseau on one
    club's perspective on Opening Day.

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  • THE 2016 SECOND ANNUAL CRYA GOLF TOURNAMENT

    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.