Adventure Sailing Program, Age 10-12



Adventure Sailing Program: Age 10,11,12

This is our newest program for campers ages 10-12, that have sailing experience or have previously sailed at Schooner Camp. This program is in two week sessions ONLY to provide the best opportunity for learning to sail. Adventure Sailing is a two week program that gives your child a chance for a deeper engagement with the Long Island Sound. Spend two weeks learning to sail, exploring the shores and seas of New Haven Harbor, and making amazing memories! Campers develop courage, focus, and tenacity adventuring in the protected waters of the harbor.



Program Dates:

June 24 - July 5* | July 8 - 19 | July 22 - Aug. 2 | Aug. 5 - 16 |   *no camp July 4th 

Aftercare 3-5pm, all sessions


Program Fees:

$720/two week session ($360/wk)
Aftercare - $150/two week session ($75/wk)


A Typical Day at Camp in the Sailing Program

8:45 - 9am  ArrivalCampers sign in and meet with their Counselor in small groups
9 - 9:15amSmall GroupsCampers get to know their Couselor and groupmates with small group games
9:15 - 9:30amMorning
Entire camp get together for songs, camp announcements and group games to start off the day
9:30 - 10:30amActivity OneHabitats: Campers learn a habitat chant and song. They discuss different habitats they will be exploring later in the afternoon and play a habitat game (sample)
10:30 - 11:30 amActivity Two

Campers head to the preserve for a habitat scavenger hunt and some free explore time (sample)

11:30 - 12:15pmLunchCampers bring their lunch or participate in the New Haven Meals program for lunch and have some free time to play
12:15 - 3pmSailing ActivitiesCampers learn sailing techinques and skills and spend the afternoon sailing on the Sound
3-3:15pmPick upParents/Guardians sign out their campers