Welcome to the Fond du Lac Boating Club website.

The FDL Boating Club has been around for 67 years, but the membership is constantly changing.  If you are a boating enthusiast, fill out a membership form and join our group.  You do not have to be a member of the Yacht Club to join.  You can contact us at fdlboatclubsec@gmail.com .

The group meets monthly, October through May, at the Fond du Lac Yacht Club on the second Saturday of the month  -- 5:30 p.m. cocktails, 6:30 p.m. dinner, 7:30 p.m. meeting.  June through September, we are out on the water. 

The club takes several boating trips throughout the summer.  Here is our summer schedule for 2020.  To see what past summers have been like, check out our schedules at the bottom of this page.

December Meeting


Saturday, December 12  6 p.m.


We will meet at the yacht club and for those of you who would like to attend virtually, see your email.  Our main item on the agenda will be to elect the officers for 2021.  No meal will be served.  The club has social distancing measures in place.


Nominated Officers for 2021

Cheryl O'Grady Ritchie - Commodore

Debbie Erstad - Vice Commodore

Kaye Butzen - Secretary

Tom Clausen - Treasurer

Kathy Strong-Langolf - Rear Commodore

2020 Officers

Linda Shurpit, Treasurer; Kaye Butzen, Secretary; Cheryl O'Grady-Ritchie, Vice Commodore; Kathy Strong-Langolf, Commodore; Tom Clausen, Rear Commodore


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Boating Club



Constitution and Bylaws

History of the Boating Club

Where We Boat

Summer Boating Schedules

Summer 2020

Summer 2019 - 2013

Summer 2011 - 2005



Links and Forms

Boating & Yacht Clubs, Marinas

Committee Expense Form


Fox Locks

Menasha Marina Guide

Membership Application  doc   pdf



Mississippi River


Stockbridge Harbor

Velvet Beach