Seabase offers a wide variety of adventures in the Florida Keys. Troop 377 will be enjoying the Coral Reef sailing adventure in 2022.

From the Seabase website:

Your home for a week will be on a large sailing vessel over 40 feet long. During the adventure, you will be sailing the Florida Keys and have the chance to snorkel some of the most beautiful reefs in the Keys and part of the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary.

You will also have the opportunity to study astronomy, navigation, fish identification, and coral reef ecology. So join us for the Coral Reef Sailing Adventure, sharpen your navigational skills and enjoy snorkeling and fishing all in one package. Crew size 6-8.

You can find out more information at the Seabase website: https://www.bsaseabase.org/

Troop 377 Seabase 2020

This is the initial kickoff package that we went over at our kick off meeting.

Training to be completed before our trip!

Snorkeling BSA (will be reviewed as a group). Please read the first requirement about passing the BSA swim test as a "Swimmer". NOTE: Please plan on bringing your own mask and snorkel!

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1YrGWUmENYIQSDjf830BEWU81eg9BgQjk/view?usp=sharing

Snorkeling Hand Signals

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CAxi_E9MyiQ

Safe swim and safety afloat

https://www.scouting.org/health-and-safety/gss/gss02/

Reef Etiquette (9 minutes long)

Reef Etiquette - YouTube

Guide to High Adventure Sailing (pdf - 9 pages)

Guide_to_High_Adventure_Sailing_Section.pdf (bsaseabase.org)

Parts of a Sailboat (1 minute video)

Parts of a Boat - YouTube

Parts of a Rig (1 minute video)

Parts of the Rig - YouTube

Points of Sail (1 minute 30 second video)

Points of Sail - YouTube