Antique & Classic Boat Society

Pacific Northwest Chapter

Upcoming events

    • Fri, May 21, 2021
    • 12:00 PM (PDT)
    • Sun, May 23, 2021
    • 2:00 PM (PDT)
    • Port Orchard Marina MeetUP!

    Cruisers and runabouts are invited to the first Salt Water MeetUP!  at the Port Orchard Marina Friday, Saturday, Sunday, May 21-23. Come for the weekend, or come for the day, or come by car!

    There is a boat launch within two blocks of the Marina. Overnight accommodations are available at the Comfort Inn On The Bay within walking distance (360 329-4051). For moorage, please call the Port Orchard Marina (360 876-5535) and mention Antique & Classic boat Society. Reserve soon!

    We have reserved a BBQ on the community "Party Barge" at the end of the guest dock for a Saturday noon "bring your own lunch". Cruisers may arrive during the day Friday and depart Sunday for the trip home. We are hoping to see some runabouts showing up to give the poor cruiser folks a ride in a REAL boat on Saturday!

    Karl Hoffman will have his car available for replenishment of food and beverages. For more information or questions, reply to this email,  or call Karl Hoffman at 253 221-3969 or email him-; or our MeetUP! directors Jeff and Corrine Lucas. Our thanks to Rob DaPron for this idea!

    • Thu, June 10, 2021
    • 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM (PDT)
    • Spencer Lake

    Spend the day boating on Spencer Lake, bring something to BBQ, and salad or dessert to share. More details TBA.

    Your hosts are Karl & Lois Hoffman 253 221-3969

    • Tue, July 13, 2021
    • 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM (PDT)
    • 180 Beach Rd. Mossyrock 98564

    Please join us for a day exploring Mayfield Lake!

    AND-- Join our friends from the Columbia-Willamette Chapter who will be coming up from the Portland area for their yearly event planned from July 11-15th. They stay at the Mayfield Lake resort at the south end of the lake.

    There are 3 launch sites, we will meet at Mayfield Lake Park at 11:00 AM.

    1. Mayfield Lake Park: 4 free launch lanes & parking, toilets.

    2. Lake Mayfield Resort (and marina), 350 Hadaller Rd. One lane fee launch ramp & fee parking, store, fuel and maybe a restaurant. 60 seconds off US 12, this is where the Portland chapter folks stay. Reservations - 360 985-2357

    3. Ike Kinswa State Park, 873 WA-122, Silver Creek. 2 free launch lanes with parking, toilets.

    Last year a dozen boats showed up and had a great time exploring  the box canyons of the Cowlitz River, deep, fast and a little sporty in places, but with a good turnaround below Mossyrock Dam. The Tilton River is shallow and slow with a lagoon for anchoring in time for lunch, something cold to drink and swimming if so inclined. See some photos of last year.

    Mayfield Lake is a reservoir so there is always a danger of floating debris but Tacoma Power does a good job of keeping it clear. There is good cell coverage over most of the lake. It’s a bit of a drive for most of our club but all the first time visitors last year had a great time, hopefully we’ll have some newbies this year as well.

    Any questions call Jeff Lucas, 253-820-1624 or Corrine Lucas, 253-355-0518. Hope to see you there!

    • Sat, July 24, 2021
    • (PDT)
    • Gene Coulon Park-Renton, WA

    As of May 1st, this event is on hold, but it does not sound encouraging!

    Chairman Karl Hoffman c253 221-3969,

    Co-chairman Warren Olson c253 653-5677

    • Thu, September 16, 2021
    • (PDT)
    • Sat, September 18, 2021
    • (PDT)
    • Coeur d'Alene, ID

    Join us for the 2021 International Boat Show and Annual Membership Meeting, September 16th-18th.

    Join members of the Inland Empire Chapter for the pre-events September 12th-16th.

    Registration information and forms will be available on January 2, 2021, on the national ACBS website.

    • Tue, September 28, 2021
    • (PDT)
    • Fri, October 01, 2021
    • (PDT)

    This annual pre-eventtakes place before the Mahogany & Merlot Boat Show the first weekend in October.

    Participants usually arrive and stay at Campbell's resort Tuesday, and leave for the 55 mile boat ride up Lake Chelan Wednesday morning at 9 am sharp! (usually). There are good accommodations, restaurants and activities at Stehekin National Park. The group returns on Friday. There is discussion about adding a day to the odyssey this year, with arrival on Monday.

    Contact Chairman Dick Dow  425 417-0921, email for further  information.

    • Fri, October 01, 2021
    • 5:00 PM (PDT)
    • Sun, October 03, 2021
    • 1:00 PM (PDT)
    • Lake Chelan, WA

    This is our Premier event of the year at the gorgeous setting on Lake Chelan! We start moving in boats Friday afternoon, for the show on Saturday and Sunday. We partner with the Hydroplane and Raceboat Museum to put on this amazing event. The show is at the City Park marina right next to Campbells Resort where most folks stay. Mention Mahogany & Merlot for the group discount rate. RV parking is also available at the park. Event Chairman is Ike Kielgass 425 271-4799 or email at (You must be an ACBS member) There is the Annual Odyssey Pre-event to Stehekin National Park, see the events list.

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