GLCC News

Today is April 7, 2020

GLCC office building to close due to COVID-19 Virus

Joann Mead - March 24, 2020

Due to the COVID-19 virus, on 3/23/2020, the Govenor of the State of Michigan has issued a "Stay Home, Stay Safe" order untill Tuesday 4/14/2020.  Physical access to our office by members and the general public has been susbended until that date.

Please be advised that our staff will be available to handle your phone calls & emails during normal business hours. 

In this rapidly changing environment, consistent communication and staying informed is critical. Please be assured we will reach out to you as soon as we are able to resume in-person service. We appreciate your patience and understanding as we adjust to properly address this situation.

Coming UP in GLCCSchool: North Channel Ports

dancline - April 4, 2020

Cruising Canada's North Channel puts you in one of the top ten cruising destinations in the world. On Wednesday, April 8, at 8:00 pm Eastern/7:00 pm Central, join Roy Eaton as he shares his local knowledge of and experiences in this wonderful part of our Great Lakes. The North Channel is known for its wonderful scenery and an abundance of wilderness anchorages.  However, any boating service you might require can also be found among the charming small towns and ports that are sprinkled in this gorgeous wilderness. Roy, a lifelong boater and native of the North Channel, will take you on a virtual cruise of these special ports tucked away in its bays and inlets. As a bonus Roy will introduce you to the famous Little Current Cruisers' Net.  Founded and moderated by Roy and the Little Current Yacht Club, the LCCN broadcasts each morning during July and August, on VHF Channel 71 at 9 am. Don't miss North Channel Ports. Click here for more information and to register for class.

Coming Up in GLCCSchool: Great Lakes Cruising in a Trailerable Boat

dancline - April 4, 2020

Do you own a trailerable boat but may be hesitant about cruising the beautiful and exciting Great Lakes? Do you wonder if you or your boat are up to the task? On Tuesday, April 7, at 8:00 pm Eastern/7:00 pm Central, join Captain Brad Lathrop on this live webinar where he will discuss his actual examples of 3 exciting cruises.  He and his wife Debbie spent 2 weeks sailing each cruise on their 26 ft. sailboat.  Brad will share with you the fun and excitement of cruising the Apostle Islands on Lake Superior, the beautiful Door County Peninsula on Green Bay, as well as the gorgeous Grand Traverse Bay and the Manitou Islands on Lake Michigan, all in complete comfort and safety.  Yes, you CAN cruise the Great Lakes on your trailerable boat and Brad will show you how in Great Lakes Cruising in a Trailerable Boat. Click here for more information and to register for class. 

2020 Spring Lifeline: Available Now!

Cindy - March 10, 2020

​The spring edition of Lifeline is hot off the press! That is if you get it in the mail… If not, no worries because as a member, you have access to the online edition right here at your fingertips.

The spring Lifeline helps your fitting out with a ten-point checklist, live webinars are in full-swing, there’s a new Lake Erie event in Geneva Start Park Marina this year, and a new Founders Award log. Please click here to read on.

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