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Spring Break Camp and Summer Camp 2021!
Get ready for some intense and engaging week-long overnight and day camps packed full of marine, maritime, and aquatic activities you'll find nowhere else in Texas. S.T.E.M. concepts have also been integrated into each camp for a fun and enriching experience!
Overnight Camps: 11 to 17 years old
Day Camps: 8 to 17 years old
GET ON BOARD!
Wind, water & Waves await you
EVERY AQUATIC CAMP INCLUDES ALL nine of these ADVENTURES:
Dinghy Small Boat Sailing
The full sailing experience! learn the intricate parts of a sailboat, points of sail, sail trim, and how to right a small sailboat before exploring the adventuresome waters of Offatts bayou
Sonar Keelboat Sailing
Rig a 23' racing sloop, practice steering and trim the sails before competing in an exhilarating regatta in this action packed adventure
Hooked on Fishing
Get ready to fish the incredible docks of Offatts bayou and learn all the basics of fishing while having fun
Intro to S.C.U.B.A
Certified dive instructors will teach campers about their gear, the science of S.C.U.B.A and how to breathe underwater
Learn the fundamentals, participate in rescue and safety activities all while exploring the local waters
Campers can show off their skills in the canoes, row the boats, and hang ten on the paddle boards.
S.T.E.M. 2 Stern Baysmart Trip
Get on board the M/V Baysmart Express for an educating cruise through the local waterways
Explore the different branches of Oceanography and gain a better understanding of how the ocean waters affect animals, plants and the land
Water Safety Skills
Learn how to thrive and survive on the ocean. Build your confidence in identifying and preventing potential hazards on the water
Campers will be introduced to new aquatic adventures by spending time in each outdoor activity! Spending their days out in nature and on the water, campers will learn and explore what the shores and waterways of Offatts Bayou and Galveston Bay has to offer. After a day of aquatic activities, evenings are packed with songs, games, learning opportunities, and friendly competitions.
Make new friends! Learn new skills! Laugh! Experience a summer to last a lifetime!
Sessions start on Sunday afternoon with a camp-wide closing ceremony taking place Friday morning, and campers will check out on Friday afternoon
The living spaces
Campers will create ever-lasting memories and build community in our cabins and suites during their action-packed Summer Camp stay! Enjoying story telling, playing games, and joking around, our campers will start and end their day in a positive and uplifting camp environment.
Wondering what to pack for camp? Be on the look out for our full packing list in the Summer Camp Boarding Manual!
Please be sure to complete all of the following to reserve your place
Camper Behavior Agreement
Online Release and Waiver of Liability
Camper Health History Form
YOUTH SAILING CAMPS
Young sailors will learn to maneuver and sail the following boats during their camp stay: Optimist, Sunfish, Laser Picos, Lasers, Hobie Catamarans and Flying Juniors
Sea star base galveston offers a 5 day sailing camp available for youth ages 8 and up.
While learning the fundamentals of sailing such as parts of the sailboat, rigging, points of sail, steering maneuvers and sail trim; campers practice their skills out on the sheltered waters of Offats Bayou. More advanced students focus on developing good form, practicing strategies and challenging each other around different race courses throughout the camp.