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29º 32' 54.33" N     95º 01' 30.63" W

Welcome to Portofino Harbour Yacht Club

The Portofino Harbour Yacht Club is a private club for slip owners and tenants only. We are located in Clear Lake Shores, Texas on Clear Lake/Galveston Bay near Houston. The club was founded on August 18, 2009.

PHYC Mission

The mission of the Portofino Harbour Yacht Club is to serve the interests of its members by promoting recreational boating, boating safety, boating education and related activities including cruising, sailing, fishing, waterfront activities and social functions.

In the pursuit of these goals, the Club shall work to advance the sport of yachting, including sailing, racing, powerboating and cruising, impart fellowship among the yachting community, encourage good sportsmanship and introduce youth to the sport of sailing and boating.


Portofino Harbour Yacht Club is a registered member of the Yachting Club of America; we have reciprocity arrangements with many prestigious yacht clubs throughout the country.

Application and By-Laws

Click the buttons below for our membership application and club by-laws. Contact us if you have any questions or wish to submit your application.

Application for Membership
(0.37 MB)
Portofino Harbour Yacht Club By-Laws
(0.30 MB)
Portofino Harbour Yacht Club Meeting

2019 Officers

2019 Officers

Commodore EJ Heard
Vice Commodore Mark Elinski
Rear Commodore Mark Elinski
Secretary Ross Heard

2019 Advisory Members

Barry Dupuy
Sandy Troff
Carolyn Paterson
Fred Lowe
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