The YCGC, the nautical base of Lake Paladru, is located in a natural area and offers different activities around sailing and paddling: Rental, group lessons, individuals, group reception, schools, disabled sailing, heritage, owners...

The YCGC is a dynamic association in an exceptional setting dedicated to boating with nearly 300 members and which implements activities open to all:
- group Sailing and Kayak lessons for leisure or competition
- Handicraft and adapted activities
- environmental discovery activities
- activities intended for schools
- reception of the event public (groups)
- nautical rentals: dinghies/catamarans, paddles, kayaks
- internships: spring, summer
- Private lessons
- an associative life animated around nautical and cultural activities
- a land park and moorings for boat owners (subject to availability) and much more.

The YCGC is affiliated and certified by the French Sailing, Canoeing and Handisport Federations.

Additional information : The YCGC welcomes schools and groups from April to October.

Room rental

  • Restaurant nearby
  • Free Catering
  • Nearby accommodation

Adapted to

  • Congress
  • Reception
  • Seminar / Meeting


  • Projectors
  • Paper board
  • Screen
  • Wifi in the room
  • Tables
  • Chairs



  • Adolescent special
  • Special family with children
  • Groups welcome
  • School groups welcome



  • Adolescent special
  • Special family with children
  • Groups welcome
  • School groups welcome


Reception point open:

From May 4 to July 07 and from September 2 to October 20, every Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 17 p.m.

From July 8 to September 1, every day from 10 a.m. to 18 p.m.


Prices vary according to the activity chosen.
A tailor-made quote can be made.

Payment method

  • Bank / credit card
  • Cheque
  • Classic Holiday Vouchers
  • Cash
  • Pass'Région



  • Picnic area.
  • Parking
  • defibrillator
  • Meeting room
  • Parking nearby
  • Private parking lot


  • Canoe / kayak rental
  • Stand up paddle rental
  • Catamaran / sport catamaran rental
  • Windsurf rental
  • Dinghy rental

Activities on site

  • Yachting

Adapted tourism

  • Wheelchair accessible with assistance
  • Accessible, suitable for piloted FTT / FTT
  • Suitable for electric FTT

Home of animals

  • Animals accepted: not communicated

The programme

From 08Jul2024
Stages de voile d’été au YCGC
Sports activity

Summer sailing courses at YCGC

Yacht club Grenoble Charavines : Location stand-up paddles, kayak et voile

Yacht club Grenoble Charavines: Stand-up paddle, kayak and sail rental

From 10Jul2024
Balade en voilier La baleinière
Sports activity

Sailing boat trip The whaleboat

Sentiers Nautiques : Parcours découvertes

Nautical Trails: Discovery trails

Cours collectifs de kayak au YCGC
Sports activity

Group kayaking lessons at YCGC