Visitor Info

Quick Links to Important Information Below


PYC Preferred Local Retailer



Our Club has WiFi 
We have wifi for visitors.  For the connection information and guest password, just ask the bartender (it's in the club book) or ask when you book your cruise out with our Rear Commodore.

Petaluma Yacht Club Clubhouse

10 C Street,Petaluma, CA 94952
Open Friday 6 PM
Open Saturday 5 PM

Open Holidays & Special Events
For those yacht club members whose clubs are also members of P.I.C.Y.A., please call 707- 765-9725 to arrange cruise-ins to our club house and the Petaluma Basin.



Turn East on "C" Street toward the Petaluma River. Go past Boulevard Cinema two blocks. The clubhouse will be the blue A-frame building on your left at #10 C Street.

Cross over the historic "D" Street drawbridge and immediately turn right onto 1st street. The clubhouse will be straight ahead.

Parking in the PYC parking lot is reserved for members only but free parking is available just across the street in the four story free public parking lot.

Haystack Landing Bridge

The Haystack Landing Bridge is operated by SMART Rail Operations Center. The drawspan will remain in the open position unless a train is approaching. If you have a large vessel, planned excursions, events, large groups of vessels, a specific date & time to transit the draw, or if wind/tide conditions limit your ability to maneuver please contact the Bridge Tender or SMART Rail Operations Center in advance to coordinate at (707) 890-8650. When onsite the Bridge Tender will monitor marine channels 16/9. As appropriate the Bridge Tender will respond to audio or visual signals with the bridge horn.

Raising the "D" Street Bridge

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Visit the City of Petaluma Website to Schedule a "Bridge Opening" Online

Schedule a Bridge Opening Online
6:00 am to 6:00 pm (day)
a minimum of 4 hours notice is required for opening

6:00 pm to 6:00 am (night) a minimum of 24 hours notice is required for opening

City of Petaluma Phone Numbers:
Monday through Friday
Call (707) 778-4303

For these and additional telephone numbers and other important information please click here."

Petaluma River Soundings (USACE)

Click on the above link for detailed information and soundings for the Petaluma River and Entrance at MLLW provided by the US Army Corp of Engineers. 
Note: Drawings are for informational purpose only and NOT TO be used as navigational charts or guides.