Travel Club enjoys brunch on John Wayne’s Yacht


Fifty-four members of the Canyon Lake Travel Club enjoyed a two-hour cruise on John Wayne’s Wild Goose yacht on July 15. The group sipped on free flowing champagne and dove into the lavish brunch buffet while enjoying the amazing views as the cruised the calm waters of Newport Beach.

Member Suzi Delia said, “The 136-foot Wild Goose has three decks of gorgeous woodwork, priceless paintings, intricate carvings and unique amenities. Along with her naval heritage, many of her original military elements are still intact.”

Canyon Lake Travel Club functions are open to all Canyon Lake residents who would like to attend even if they are not members of the club. The Travel Club posts their upcoming single-day and multi-day trips on its website and in the Club News section of The Friday Flyer.

The Club will host Ole’ Ole’ Ole’, an end of summer dinner and dance, on Sept. 8 at 6 p.m. at the pool. Cocktail hour will begin at 6 p.m. Dinner will be served at 7 p.m. followed by dancing to music by local D.J. Aprile De Anne. A Mexican theme dinner and dessert will be served along with two free cocktails. The cost for members is $35; $40 for non-members and guests. Reservations are required for this event. The reservation deadline is August 25.
To make reservations, visit canyonlaketravelclub or call Bonnie Carnagie at 951-306-5031.

The club will celebrate Oktoberfest in Big Bear on October 22. Attendees will take a historical bus tour of Big Bear Lake followed by an authentic German lunch and entertainment at Festival Hall. The cost of this all-inclusive trip is $71 for members; $76 for non-members and guests.

In January, the club will travel to Pasadena on a day trip for a viewing of the Rose Parade Floats. Details will be announced on the club’s website at a later date. For more information about the Travel Club’s single-day trips, contact Kathy Bacon at 951-246-9968.