Sign up NOW for the Bass Lake Rendezvous 2016

                                                                                                                                                                                                                           photo courtesy of Joel Castro

A joint event with the Southern California Chapter of ACBS, this is our first boating event of the year.  Always casual and laid back, this event gets our boats in the water and brings our members out for fun!  This year the Bass Lake Rendezvous sponsored by the Bass Lake Lions Club will begin on May 13th.  Sign up now!


SAVE THE DATE for Wood & Glory XVIII

                                                                                               Photo courtesy of Joel Castro

Chair and Co-Chair Wayne Mooers and Jim Robello announce the 2016 Wood & Glory overview for the always fun event at Clear Lake.  Save the date now!





Member Profile – Don Veihmeyer

Joined: ACBS National 1981; Northern California / Lake Tahoe Chapter 1983; Signature #3, founding Charter Member NC/ Tahoe Chapter Board Director, 1989 > 1998, Event Chair: Delta Cruise, 1989 > 1998

First Boating Smiles: 1939, South Lake Tahoe

Boats owned & restored: 44

Current Boats owned:  1936 22’ Garwood Runabout, 1951 18’ Chris Craft Riviera, 1953 18’ Chris Craft Riviera, 1947 16’ Chris Craft Special Runabout, 1956 17’ Chris Craft Custom Runabout, 1956 17’ Chris Craft Custom Runabout, 1960 18’ Chris Craft Continental, and yes, they are all for sale.

Home town: Davis, CA

Married: Anne Rowley, deceased, 2005

Children: Daughter Carol Harvey, Santa Ana, CA, Son Dan Veihmeyer, Santa Maria, CA

Boating Buddies: Bill and Nancy Kehoe

Retired: 1980, Pacific Gas & Electric Co.

Current Interests: My family, my home, and ‘sniffing’ beautiful mahogany sawdust!


The 2015 Ziggy Award

The Ziggy plaque is awarded each November to the deserving member or members who have had difficulty while boating during the season.