Vernon Yacht Club

Crane Services and or Winter Storage Request Form


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Crane Services and Winter Storage Terms

IMPORTANT DATES to remember for Fall 2023:
Crane Day: 27-Oct
Row 1 (against fence), Row 2 (middle), and Row 3, MUST be filled by the following TO dates:
Row 1: FROM 13-Sep TO 30-Sep
Row 2: FROM 1-Oct TO 7-Oct
Row 3: FROM 7-Oct TO 14-Oct

IMPORTANT NOTE: Vessels without Trailers are ONLY ALLOWED to be stored on the GRAVEL LOT
ANY member parking their VESSEL without a TRAILER on the paved lot, WILL BE FINED.

Any Vessel not removed by the posted dates in Spring will be CHARGED $20/Day AND may be removed if the vessel is blocking other Vessels

Any COSTS for REMOVAL will be at the OWNER’s EXPENSE

1) All members requiring Crane Services in either Spring or Fall MUST fill out a Request Form (Requests DO NOT CARRY OVER, a new request is required for EACH Crane Day)

2) All members wishing to request Winter Storage MUST fill in this request form
NOTE: Vessels are NOT allowed to be left in Docks A, B, or C slips over the Winter. This leaves you with 4 Winter Storage options;
– Request Leaving your Vessel in your assigned D or E Dock slip
– Request Moving your Vessel to a D or E Dock slip
– Request Moving your Vessel to an Onsite VYC Land Storage Location
– Move your Vessel to an Offsite Storage Location
The first 3 options require you to make a Winter Storage Request by filling in this form.
a) Winter Storage Locations will be assigned on a 1st come 1st serve basis from requests made only via THIS online form
b) All boats approved for winter onsite storage MUST be clearly tagged in the event we need to contact the owner for any reason
c) Once your request has been approved, Winter Storage Tags will be made available at the VYC OFFICE
d) Clearly Write your Skipper’s (Primary Member’s) Last Name and Summer Slip # on the Winter Storage Tag
e) Attach Winter Storage Tags in a prominent location so your boat can be easily identified
f) A tagged key MUST be provided/left with the OFFICE for ALL locked Trailers
g) ANY BOATS that can’t be IDENTIFIED will either be fined OR TOWED/REMOVED at the OWNER’s EXPENSE!

3) Each SPRING, in order to accommodate; Crane Day, Spring Cleanup, and the Annual VYC Boat Show, it is CRUCIAL that:
a) All Vessels in Winter Slips be MOVED back to their assigned slips BEFORE April 1st
b) All Vessels, Trailers and Cradles MUST be REMOVED from Land Storage locations BEFORE the selected BEFORE DATE;
– Cradle/Blocks: BEFORE April 15th
– Gravel and Lawn Storage BEFORE April 15th
– ROW 3: BEFORE April 01st (Must all be removed before ROW 2 vessels can be removed)
– ROW 2: BEFORE April 08th (Must all be removed before ROW 1 vessels can be removed)
– ROW 1: BEFORE April 15th
As such, YOU ARE EXPECTED to be AVAILABLE in the SPRING to ensure you can meet your selected MOVE or REMOVAL date

4) ALL Locked Trailers MUST provide a tagged KEY to the OFFICE. IF a key is NOT provided and a VESSEL needs to be MOVED, as per Note 3, ANY charges involved will be your responsibility.

5) All Trailers/Cradles MUST have adequate BLOCKS under ALL JACKS to protect the Pavement/Asphalt from damage. OWNERS’S will be responsible for ALL costs of repairing any damage incurred by improper storage.

6) It is YOUR responsibility to ensure your boat is stored with any TARPS securely ATTACHED.

7) Any Boat/Trailer Maintenance/Cleanup being done on LAND must be adequately tarped to ensure there is no contamination of the grounds or neighbouring boats from any liquid or airborne contamination. Fines and cost of any cleanup will be the responsibility of the owner

8) All Vessels MUST hold current/appropriate Insurance for the ENTIRE time a Vessel is stored within VYC property … a copy of that insurance MUST BE provided to the Office

9) All TRAILERS, BLOCKS and CRADLES, MUST BE REMOVED from VYC GROUNDS no later then April 15th

10) All members with assigned D or E Dock Slips that are not mooring for the Winter should REMOVE their Vessels before Nov 15th to allow for Winter Moorage

Request Options

Please Click on Crane Service NOT Required if you are loading your Vessel on a Trailer yourself
Assignments will be based on a first come first serve basis ... as space is limited there is no guarantee that all requests can be satisfied ... REMOVE before DATES are critical to; Crane Day, Spring Cleanup and Boat Show Preparation. Please carefully choose a "MUST be REMOVED before" date that you know you can meet in the spring
D and E dock users PLEASE provide us an approximate date when will you be removing your vessel from the marina

Member Details

Enter the number listed at the top right of your membership card
Please only enter your current assigned Slip ID if you know it

Vessel Details

Please leave blank if you haven't named your boat
Providing a photo may help identify your boat in some unforsene event
Selected file will be uploaded when you submit this request
Please enter the Make or Model of your boat
Motors with a Horsepower of 10 or more require a Registration Number

Trailer Details

Key must be left with office
Overall Length with Boat on Trailer in Feet
Overall Width with Boat on Trailer in Feet

Mooring Preferences

NOTE: Charges for Hydro include a $25 Flat Fee per Slip PLUS consumption charges based on metered usage.

Boat Insurance (Minimum requirement $2 Million Liability)

VYC requires you have insurance with a minimum of $2 Million Liability coverage
Selected file will be uploaded when you submit this request

Submit Crane/Storage Request

It is understood that checking agree (below) hereby waives all rights and/or subrogation rights to sue or take legal action against the Vernon Yacht Club from all liability or from any claim for loss or damage by fire and any other hazards or caused by any act or neglect on the part of the Vernon Yacht Club or its employees or members.

If your vessel is NOT removed from LAND Storage on time in the spring you will be charged $20/Day fee PLUS any costs relating to Moving your vessel if required
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