Marine Summer Camps

  For kids entering grades 7-8 Fall 2015

Marine Science Career Exploration - Seattle Aquarium

Marine Science Career Exploration

For youth entering grades 7–8 in Fall 2015
Session 1: July 13–17—just for girls—Sold Out
Session 2: July 27–31—co–ed—Sold Out
Session 3: August 10–14—just for boys
Monday–Friday, 9am–4pm
$400; Aquarium members $360
Further your knowledge of career options in the field of marine science. Learn about the paths taken by popular sea science icons as they went from students to legends who inspire us all to care for our marine environment. Meet people who have successfully achieved their marine career aspirations and interview them here at the Aquarium—as well as in the field, where we will kayak and conduct research surveys and restoration of our local waterways.


Voyaging Puget Sound with The Center for Wooden Boats

Here & There! Partnership Summer Camp—Sold Out

Voyaging Puget Sound with The Center for Wooden Boats—a five-day camp including one overnight

For youth ages 13–16 years at time of camp. No age exceptions due to Coast Guard regulations.
August 3–7
Monday, Tuesday and Friday, 9am–5pm: Seattle Aquarium
Wednesday, 9am–overnight: Seattle Aquarium, then voyage to Blake Island
Thursday: wake up at Blake Island and voyage to Seattle Aquarium. Camp ends at 5pm.
$475; Aquarium and The Center for Wooden Boats members $425

Explore our local waterways by leading your own voyage. Join sailing and science instructors from The Center for Wooden Boats and the Seattle Aquarium on the longboat “Discovery,” a 26-foot open rowing and sailing boat like those used by explorers Cook and Vancouver. Chart your course across Puget Sound, conduct science experiments at sea and present your research at the Aquarium. Develop leadership, teamwork and communication skills while having fun and gaining technical ability in sailing, rowing, navigation and field observation.

Camp takes place at the Seattle Aquarium; overnight takes place at Blake Island.

Important Summer Camp documents:
2015 Voyaging Puget Sound with The Center for Wooden Boats Family Handbook
2015 CWB Youth Programs Acceptance of Responsibility and Release from Liability
Emergency Treatment Liability and Media Release Form
Medical Health History Form