The Winter Harbor Yacht Club (WHYC) was founded in the 1890s along with the development of the Grindstone Neck summer community. The club is located in Downeast Maine across Frenchman Bay from Mount Desert Island and Bar Harbor.
Boats include Optimists, Club and Collegiate 420s and Bullseyes. Housing and lunches are supplied. Responsibilities include curriculum planning, teaching, and providing a fun and safe learning environment for children.