Category Archives: Yard

Posts from the Yard people regarding issues of safty, work parties etc

Sail boat haulout

I wanted to thank everyone who participated, for a very successful sailboat haul-out this past Sunday. 11 boats & masts hauled & in the yard by 5pm.This included waiting a couple hours for the last 3 to be moved, after … Continue reading

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Rail Haulout

Thank you to everyone for your help with the rail haul out this year. We had a few hiccups which slowed us down a bit but all and all it was a successful and most important accident free haul out. … Continue reading

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Yard

Sorry. This has just been changed to Thursday. Jimmy from loyalist (who Mark Kierstead uses to haul his trailer) is not available Thursday. Hello All, We will be moving some cradles around Thursday night, 5:30pm. Some will need to be … Continue reading

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Work Party

Hi Everyone, There are a few items to be cleaned up prior to winter so I’d like to have a short work party this Saturday to take care of them. Shouldn’t take any longer than a couple of hours. Below … Continue reading

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Cancelation

The work party on the rail system tonight has been cancelled and is not required to be rescheduled. The haul out will start at 8am Saturday morning and would appreciate any help on that day. Thanks, Jamie

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Crane day thanks

Saturday’s sail-boat haul-out was a great success, with 5 boats & masts done in just over 2.5 hrs. This was possible because of the great help I had, both in numbers & the attitude of the people involved. I really … Continue reading

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Quick Work Party

Hi everyone, we need a small work party prior to haul out this Saturday. Looking at the forecast Monday evening may be our best choice. Items to be taken care of include replacement of two sections of rail and hacking … Continue reading

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Calling all hands

Hello everyone, please be advised that the rail system haul out will take place Saturday October 1st beginning at .8am. We will unfortunately have some manual lifting associated with the launch so any and all help would be appreciated. Hope … Continue reading

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Please move your trailers

Could folks with trailers please move them out of the yard or to the main parking lot no later than Wed, Sept 21 so we have access to sailboat cradles.

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Grinder

Hello everyone, I’d like to get the cart from the rail system painted before haul it. It will involve some loose paint and rust removal prior to painting. I’m looking for two or three people with wire wheels on grinders … Continue reading

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Launch Dates

Launch dates have been determined by the yard: Sailboats on May 28 and powerboats on June 4th. Please make plans now to be present on the date that is relevant to you. You will need proof of insurance and to … Continue reading

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Looking for something to do?

There are a number of additional jobs that we can tackle at the work party on Saturday. Here are a few of them, in case you have some preferences. Remove Motor and Controls and other items from the “Arthur” We … Continue reading

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Work Party needed Tomorrow (Thursday) Oct 22

A boom truck is available tomorrow at 14:00 to lift the dinghy docks out. I believe that Scott will re-position the docks tonight and begin stripping the cleats off. There are a number of things that need to be done. … Continue reading

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A job made easy

A BIG thank you to everyone who helped out with the sailboat haul-out Friday night. We even had “non-sailboaters”‎, which was a great help. It was a miserable night but no one complained. We got a lot of work done … Continue reading

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Fri-Sat Haul out Flawless

A big shout out to all who showed up Friday at 3 to help put away the sailboats! Thankyou all for coming, even if you were not an owner. I think that this was something of a record for smoothness … Continue reading

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