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Balboa Yacht Club, Newport Beach, California

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General - Balboa Yacht Club is located at Newport Beach in the state of California on the W coast of the USA. The facility offers slips, moorings and storage facilities. Members of other yacht clubs are welcome subject to reciprocal agreements


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Address - 1801 Bayside Drive, Corona Del Mar, CA 92656

Open - Not known

Hours - Not known.

Arrival out of hours - Not known.

Formalities - Click here for information on the state of CA.

Position - 33° 36' 18" N 117° 52' 59" W

Charts, Pilots & Cruising Guides - See the following link for California Charts

Berths, Slips & Moorings - Slips for boats up to 80 feet. Extensive mooring area on the bay directly in front of the Club. Regular shore boat service provides prompt access for members to and from their boats.

Maximum length - Not known.

Approach and Entrance - Not known.

Protection/Shelter - Not Known


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Water - On the pontoons.

Electric - On the pontoons.

Fuel - No

Weather forecast - Not known.

Security - Not known.

Internet Access - Not known.

Other Marina Facilities, Services & Supplies - Toilets, Showers.

Boatyard Facilities & Services - None

Chandlers or Ships' Store - Not Known.
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Fishing Tackle - Not Known
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Butane/Camping Gaz/Propane - Not known.

Ice - Not Known

Shopping and Provisions - Not Known

Bank or ATM - Not known

Restaurants & Eating Out - OnSite.

Transport -

Bikes - Not known
Local Bus Service - Provided by Orange County Transitportation Authority
Intercity Bus Service - Not known
Car Rental - Great Deals Here!!!
Limousine Service - Book your Limo Here
Train Service - Amtrak and Metrolink
Water Taxi - Not known
Ferry Service -Balboa Island Ferry runs between Balboa peninsula and Balboa Island in Newport beach.
Airport(s) - John Wayne Airport. This airport is in Santa Ana, about 5 miles from the center of Newport Beach, Los Angeles International Airport - 35 miles, Ontario International Airport - 36 miles
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Local Area -

Sporting & Recreational Facilities -
Pelican Golf Club, 22651 Pelican Hill Rd South, Newport Beach, CA - Located on PCH and Newport Coast Drive the 6.634 yard layout, designed by Tom Fazio, is considered a buffer's paradise. The landscaping alone rivals that of the prestigious Pebble Beach, and the is a view of the ocean from every hole.
Newport Beach Golf Club, 31001 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA
San Diego Creek Trail - This short bikeway travels through mostly flat country in Irvine, following the San Diego Creek Channel from Irvine Blvd (near Culver Drive) southwest to Upper Newport Bay at Jamboree Road. The trail passes part of UCI and the San Joaquin Freshwater Marsh Preserve. At Upper Newport Bay you can get in some fine birdwatching.
Newport Beach is one of the best scenic small boat harbors in the world. The beach is great for swimming and sunbathing.

Sightseeing -
Balboa Island Ferry runs between Balboa peninsula and Balboa Island in Newport beach. The car ferry trip across the bay is about a quarter of a mile and takes about 10 minutes. They are more than 70 gift shops, restaurants and galleries.

Museums and Cultural Attractions -
Newport Theater Arts Center, 2501 Cliff Drive, Newport Beach, CA - A nice, cozy community theater overlooking the beautiful harbor. Attending a performance here is rewarding just for the view you get during the intermission.
Newport Harbor Art Museum, 850 San Clemente Dr, Newport Beach, CA - A fascinating view of the world of modern and contemporary art. New California artist series.

Galleries - Not known

Conservation Projects -
Upper Newport Bay State Ecological Reserve, Back Bay Drive and Jamboree Rd, Newport Beach, CA - This 892 acre preserve of wetlands are the largest in coastal Southern California. Hear you can enjoy outdoor sports like kayaking, canoeing, hiking and cycling. This estuary is home to cormorants, grebes, ducks, and herons and nearly 200 species of water birds.

Special Events - Not known

Children's Stuff -
Balboa Fun Zone is located located on the Balboa peninsula of Newport Beach. Some of the main attractions in balboa fun zone including old horse carousel, a 14-foot trampoline, laser tag, arcade and boat tours.

Other -
Mystery Cafe, Newport Beach, CA - The Whodunnit Dinner Theater, presents their comical mystery productions Friday and Saturday nights at 8pm. Live actors, waiters and musicans put on the productions. The productions are enacted among the diners before, during and after the meals. The audience in encouraged to particapate, actively trying to solve the mystery.
Gondola of Newport Beach, 3404 Via Oporto, Newport Beach, CA - Embark on a tour of romance. One hour cruise in the canals of Newport Harbor. Authentic and beautiful Venetian gondolas. Complimentary basket of cheese, salami and bread.
Gondola Adventures, Inc. 3101 West Coast Hwy, Ste 110, Newport Beach, CA 92663 - Romance afloat! Choose from our exclusive white-canopy-covered gondolas or our authentic Venetian gondolas, imported from Venice, Italy. Cruises include a beverage and chocolates, appetizers, complete meals, or mouthwatering desserts.
Balcoa Pavillion - including ocean sport fishing, transporation to beautiful Catalina Island, scenic harbor cruises, dock fishing, harborside restaurant and boat rentals.

Other reports on harbors, marinas and anchorages can be viewed in our marina guide

We would like your comments - If you would like to add to this report or submit your own report on a marina, harbour or anchorage not covered in this guide so far please visit our contact page (see button above) for our email address. Digital photos are also very welcome.