You can pay for your KLC membership, donations, business sponsorship and gate key online via Credit Card or PayPal. Both methods are processed by PayPal for security purposes. 

     Note: Your name, address, phone, and email will be added at checkout.

If you prefer not to pay online, please mail in a Membership Application with your payment.

Memberships are for one calendar year, January 1st through December 31st, and cannot be prorated.

The KLC is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Your membership dues and donations may be tax-deductible. 

Membership Dues Classifications:

Basic Membership $150
(Receive black & white membership poster)
Sustaining Membership $175
(Receive color membership poster)
Benefactor Membership $225
(Receive color membership poster)

Please send your Lake address to if it differs from your mailing/billing address. Allow 2 – 3 weeks for mailing of membership posters after submitting your payment.

Boat Launch Gate Key:

Boat Launch Gate Key $15
(Must be a KLC member)

Launch parking is limited to KLC members only. If you park at the launch, you must display a KLC sticker on your trailer or car. Please send your name and trailer license number(s) to Allow 2 – 3 weeks for the mailing of keys and stickers after submitting your payment.


Membership dues cover annual operating expenses. Please consider an additional donation to the following funds.

Dam Reserve Fund
(Planning new emergency flood gates)

Water Quality (algae) Fund

ProcellaCor / Weed Management Fund
(Raising funds for future treatments)

Fish Stocking Fund
(Planning to stock largemouth)

Cannot become a member at this time,
but please accept this unrestricted donation

Business Sponsorship:

Business Sponsor + Membership $200
For sponsors to be published in newsletters and on the website, a new business card must be emailed to or mailed to the Kinderhook Lake Corp, PO Box 53, Niverville, NY 12130.


Members and donors may be listed on the KLC website. If you do not wish to be listed, please send an email to with “No Website Listing” in the subject line.

Newsletters will be available on the KLC website only. If you prefer the newsletter to be mailed to you, please send an email to with “Newsletter Mailed to Me” in the subject line, and include your name and address in the body.

VOLUNTEERING: If you would like to volunteer to help the KLC with its many tasks around the lake, please send an email to with “Wish to Volunteer for (one of the categories below)” in the subject line and someone will contact you. Volunteering opportunities include the following categories: KLC Director, Dam Maintenance, Publicity, Harvester Operations, Weed Management, Water Quality (algae), Boat/Engine maintenance, Launch Site Maintenance, Merchandise, July 4th Events, Fund Raising Events, Facebook/Website Assistance. 


When you’re ready to checkout, please click here: 

Please allow 2 – 3 weeks for mailing of membership poster, gate key, or stickers after submitting your payment.  

Thanks to the support of our members and sponsors,
we have a beautiful lake to enjoy.