The week long day camp, takes place on DC's sole schooner, American Spirit, to educate students on subjects pertaining to sailing on a schooner, seamanship, local maritime history and marine science with a focus on local flora and fauna.
Awarded, "Best New Sailing Program," in 2012 by US SAILING, Schooner Camp is held aboard our 65-foot schooner, American Spirit, from Monday through Friday, 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Youth ages 12-17 will explore learning to sail a large vessel, nautical rules of the road, navigation, leadership and team work skills, all with a focus on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) curriculum. This on-the-water and dockside experience is limited in the number of student sailors - book now to reserve your child's excellent adventure! www.dcsail.org/schooner-camp