Our Mission Statement

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To protect, defend and promote the traditional cultural and economic values of the dory fleet, and specifically

To protect the usual and customary access to, and use of, the public beach at Cape Kiwanda for all the traditional activities associated with dory vessels, and

To maintain and improve all traditional vehicle and pedestrian access and vehicle parking on public lands at Cape Kiwanda, and

To support safety regulations consistent with traditional dory vessel practices, and

To actively seek laws and regulations that provide the maximum recreational and commercial fishing opportunities consistent with realistic conservation of the resources, and

To establish and support projects and events that promote the traditional, cultural, historic and educational values of the dory fleet.

–Amended and Approved August 28, 1999

Do You Want To Become a Member?

You can. Even if you don’t own a boat. Click the button below for the Dorymen’s membership form on this website. You can be assured that almost all of your contribution will go to the programs (and more) mentioned above.