How To Join

The purpose of the Washington Outboard Club is to promote water safety and good sportsmanship; to prevent the pollution of neighboring recreational waters; to stimulate a greater interest in boating among all citizens in the areas served by the Club; to create and develop good fellowship among local outdoor enthusiasts; to provide a medium of boating information exchange; to develop and own or lease property for the Club; and to do all other things that will tend to serve the needs of boat owners, fishermen, water skiers, and all water sport enthusiasts.


The Washington Outboard Club is a member-oriented fishing club that resides in the Port of West Sacramento. Membership is limited to 600 members.

Each June, new members are brought into the club to maintain maximum membership at 600. Membership in the WOC is open to boat owners age 18 and over with a boat not greater than 21 feet in length, and not greater than 3,500 pounds in weight. You MUST own a boat and a tow vehicle. Your name MUST be on the registration papers.

Hours of access to the Port are 5 a.m. to 10 p.m.

TO APPLY FOR MEMBERSHIP, you must complete the application (click on the link below). During the coronavirus shelter in place period you may submit one by text, email or mail.

Text or email applications to our Secretary, Tom Lee, (916) 425-9205 tlee4387@gmail.com.
Mail in applications should be sent to W.O.C. P.O. Box 1226, West Sacramento, CA 95691.

At this time, the waiting period for membership is one to three years.


Click here for the Membership Application Form

UPCOMING EVENTS:


1st Annual WOC Fishing Equipment Swap Meet Auction/Fundraiser

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Our next meeting is scheduled for December 15, 2022 at the VFW Hall 905 Drever Street, West Sacramento 7:00 p.m.


The Upper Gate Near the Guard Shack is closed with a chain wrapped around the moving gate. The chain is “secured” by a carabineer that you need to unhook to unwrap the chain. You need to hook the carabineer to the chain if you are the last one out at night.





NEWS:

***PLEASE READ***

A message from the Commodore

November 2022

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THE LAUNCH RAMP HAS BEEN REPAIRED AND IS READY FOR MEMBERS TO USE IT.  PLEASE BE SAFE OUT THERE AND ENJOY!


Some members with low-profile trailers will have to continue avoiding launching or retrieving at 2.0-foot or lower tides. The majority of our boats should now be able to launch and retrieve their boats at all but the 1.4 – 1.6-foot low tides.


WOC Launch Ramp Area Use

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The updated version of the By-Laws (February 4, 2020) has been posted in the Member Information section.  All members should read this as it is your responsibility to know the rules.


























Fall Striper Derby October 22, 2022


Top three winners from the left:

 Mike Homdos 3rd

Barry Mellow 2nd

Phil Fisher 1st!

 


Shriners Hospital Toy Drive


Sue and Rich Alcartado will be collecting donations (children’s presents, cash, checks (made out to Shriners Hospital) to purchase toys at the November and December Membership Meetings. If possible, please wrap the presents and indicate if it is for a girl or a boy and age of the gift.


Our 2021 Shriners charity drive was a success. We collected 6 boxes of slippers, hats and other items of clothing for the children of Shriners hospital of Northern California.


Click here to view the thank you letter we received from Shriners of Sacramento.