Monthly Archives: August 2012

Boat Moorings in Darien, Connecticut.

Boat moorings off the coast of Darien, Connecticut fall under the authority of the Darien Harbor Master.  There is an easy to use online system in place to fill in your application for a mooring permit.  In Darien there are five harbors and coves that are controlled by the Harbor Master but with only one accessible by land, Darien Harbor, unless you are a water front property owner.

  • Darien Harbor
  • Noroton Bay
  • Scott’s Cove
  • Zieglier’s Cove
  • Beach/Club Area’s

In the Darien Harbor there are two boat clubs:

  • Noroton Yacht Club, private club.
  • Darien Boat Club opens to any resident of the Town of Darien.

Annual renewal applications for mooring spaces in all Darien waters due by May 1st, you may fill out an application on the online system at any time, there is an annual $10 fee. The wait for an average size boat is between 1 to 2 years with the most popular size boats being between 22 to 27 feet.

About mooring in the Darien waters: Continue reading


Filed under Darien, New Canaan, Rowayton, Ct.