Marine Navigation for Boaters
If you are coming by sail or motor boat there are several marinas where you can moor your boat.
Rappahannock River Yacht Club
Rappahannock River Yacht Club is located on Carter Creek (37° 39.396′ N / 076° 26.116′ W). By boat, we are located approximately 11 miles up the Rappahannock river from the Chesapeake Bay. We welcome visitors and offer club reciprocity through Yacht Clubs of America. Bi-lateral reciprocity offering free overnight transient access is available to members of Annapolis, Indian Creek, Hampton, Mathews, Eastport, Fishing Bay, Solomon’s, Norfolk and Tred Avon yacht clubs. Our dock can accommodate sailboats up to 40’ in length.
Location: 37° 39.396′ N / 076° 26.116′ W
The Tides Marina is located 11 miles up the Rappahannock River from Windmill Point on the Chesapeake Bay in the natural harbor of Carters Creek. There are 24 transient slips that offer safe and convenient deepwater dockage. The Tides Marina is considered "Best of the Bay" by readers of Chesapeake Bay magazine. Channel 16 is monitored.
Location: 37 39.8'N, 076 26.0' W