Nearby Attractions

For those days that are too calm or too windy (depending on your boating perspective), here are some nearby attractions:

The Captain Avery Museum is just under two miles from the club. Nestled on the West River, the charming historic home and waterfront property is the perfect destination for learning about the life and livelihood of a Chesapeake Bay waterman in the late 19th century.

Jack Creek Park on Snug Harbor Road is a gated county park (submit a request for access) that offers great views of the Bay and plenty of wildlife to observe.

The Smithsonian Environmental Research Center is 11 miles from the club and has several miles of walking/hiking trails and public access to the water for kayak launching. Check the center’s calendar of events for guided canoe trips, annual public open house in May, public lectures and much more.

If you enjoy golfing, take advantage of CYC’s reciprocal agreement with the Old South Country Club, just 13 miles from CYC.

Historic Annapolis is a 30-minute drive from CYC. Visit the U.S. Naval Academy, restaurants, shops, and events throughout the year.

Just across the West River, the West River Sailing Club hosts a Junior Sailing School that dates back to 1953. Many CYC Junior Fleet members have attended its week-long summer sessions.