Port Captain


A Port Captain is a member of the United States Power Squadrons®, who stands ready to provide advice and assistance to questions about safe boating and general issues regarding the waterways of our area, Lake St. Clair and the Great Lakes.

The Port Captain can recommend service providers for boats such as mechanics, sail repairs, marinas or assistance locating local restaurants, lodging and shopping.  

The Port Captain is familiar with the activities of local America's Boating Clubs, the U.S. Coast Guard. 

The Port Captain for America's Boating Club Gross Pointe is Past Commander Michael Pipia, AP. To contact our Port Captain, call the Squadron's Hotline