Lake Mohawk Yacht Club invites all LMCC Members to join us as we sail on beautiful Lake Mohawk. Members who qualify can utilize our club boats at their leisure, compete with other sailors on Sundays during the race season, and also enjoy many on-shore social events.  Owning a boat is not required and we welcome those who simply want to crew, assist in Race Committee duties or just be a spectator. Please browse this website for more information. If you require more details please contact the Membership chairperson at lakemohawksailing@gmail.com. 

To sign up please click here to print the Membership Application Form. 

Thanks to all those who participated.        

Click below to view John Trela & Jon Hirschey's Photos

LMYC Game Night 2024

Special thanks to Shirley & John Miller for hosting another fun Game Night. Multiple teams were challenged by a wide variety events. A great time was had by all. Such Fun!


LMYC is happy to introduce Kristina Genovese as senior instructor for the 2024 Junior Sailing Program. Details will be posted here when the timeframe has been established.


Click photo for a message from Kristina



Hardy LMYC Members and guests enjoying the eclipse.


LMYC is sad to report the death of former LMYC member Bill Houghton on April 3.  Bill was an avid Snipe sailor with his wife, Abby, as crew, for many years.  He was 84 years old and recently moved to Bristol Glen.  There is a tribute to him at the following website:

Remembrance page 

2023 Commodores Cup Regatta Results

1st  Place Rich Miner & Crew 

2nd Place Tim Mackey  

3rd Place John Trela  

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Thanks to Sunfish Fleet Captain Shirley Miller for organizing this event. John Miller and Perry Anderson for Race Committee duty and the Flemings for hosting the wonderful party.  

Shirley Miller explains the  difference between a 'Race' and a 'Regatta' in the October Papoose article.


Club member John Miller sailing a Sunfish on a beautiful Fall day...

Some beautiful images of the lake taken by John Miller

2023 Marine Base Regatta Results

Race Committee Peter Roos presided over the race and presented the trophies. Thanks Peter.


1st Place went to Chris Mackie in a club Snipe

2nd Place went to Peter Hilgendorff in a club Lightning (Crew - Constance Gill)

3rd Place went to John Trela in his Laser

5 boats participated


After the race the participants and spectators enjoyed the usual feast!




2023 Gabor Cup Regatta

1st Place: Rich Miner and Crew

2nd Place: The Hilgendorff Family

3rd Place: Chris Mackey


This months story is from 

Jonathan Hirschey

Jonathan recalls his early memories of sailing in upstate New York


We had a great first day last Sunday.  Thanks to all the participants!!!  You can see some photos attached.  Our next race will be the Gabor Cup on June 4th @ 2:00, and we have Hank and Ernie slated to RC

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Thanks to the Club members Jon Hirschey, Ernie Ommundsen, Rich Cramer and John Trela the Snipe hoist power line has been repaired. It requires only a flip of the switch in the buoy room to make it operational. No more extension cord needed...  Click Here to View Photos


Sail and Dine June 15th

Sail and Dine June 23rd

Rear Commodore John Trela thanks all those who participated in Spring Cleanup at the club.   We will soon be sailing!!!

2022 Commodore's Cup 

(the race was  abandoned early due to an approaching storm but we all had fun anyway!).  See 'VIDEOS' page for more.


Rich and Gail Miner accepting the Commodore's Cup from Race Committee John Miller.  

The race was conducted by the Sunfish Fleet Chair Shirley Miller.  The Miners were the only boat to cross the line before the race had to be abandoned. Consolation prizes for effort were awarded to John Trela (2nd place) and Alex Fox (3rd place).

The post-race Awards Party was graciously hosted by the Miners at their home. Thank you to Commodore Gail and Skipper Rich.

Thanks also to Shirley for making the unique tote bag awards.

Some of our 2022 Junior Sailors. 

Photo Albums:            

Spring Clean Up 2022.  Photos courtesy of John Trela (Rear Commodore)

Congratulations to the 2021 Junior Sailing Participants!

2021 July 4th Parade

Many thanks to Ernie Ommundsen for the use of his beautiful wooden sailboat.

Ice Boats at Happy Valley Beach March 2021


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Winter at the LMYC Boat Yard

John Miller presenting Don & Madeleine Okner with an award recognizing their service to the club. The photograph features the LMYC sign that was painted by Madeleine.

Mike Kelly enjoying the stiff breeze in his Zuma

 Sundown on Lake Mohawk