The Only Floating Sea Camp On Catalina Island!

Floating Sea Camp is the most adventurous and educational marine biology summer camp on Catalina Island for families, kids and teens. Live on board a fully equipped marine research vessel as you experience a full week of exploring the various island coves, visit the best dive and snorkeling locations, and experience the most coveted surfing spots and secluded beaches on the island!

Highlight #1: Live On Board A Marine Research Vessel

The Enhydra is a fully equipped 112′ U.S. Coast Guard certified marine research vessel with a professional galley, private staterooms, large spacious decks, and is fully stocked with all the toys, games and all other supplies needed for a week of outrageous fun in the sun on Catalina Island! (Learn More About The Enhydra)

Highlight #2: Play In The Ocean & Explore The Island

Enjoy jumping off the top deck of Enhydra, as well as surfing, boogie boarding and playing in the waves on the back side of the island. Try scuba diving, swim through giant sea caves, visit spectacular snorkeling locations, enjoy kayaking, explore remote island beaches, and discover the wonders of nature both on and in the water!

Highlight #3: Hands On Marine Biology Activities

A week with Floating Sea Camp’s passionate staff and living aboard the Enhydra is enough to make anyone fall in love with the Ocean environment. Increase your knowledge with a short class before each program activity. Push your personal limits, learn new skills, and explore your personal passion for marine biology!

Experience adventure, friendship, character building, learn new skills, and live like a true marine biologist aboard MSA’s premiere Floating Sea Camp at Catalina Island! During your amazing week aboard the ship “Enhydra”, you are immersed in exciting marine biology activities including snorkeling, kayaking, hiking, surfing, paddleboarding and more.

Work beside your favorite counselor during hands-on marine biology activities to develop various skills such as snorkeling, kayaking, scuba diving, deckmanship, Oceanography, marine science research, and others. Make new friends, and develop new and exciting aspects of your self. Come join us this Summer 2018 for the adventure of your lifetime!

Enrollment is limited to 40 campers per week!

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Learn To Scuba Dive This Summer At Catalina!

Attend one of our Two Week Scuba Certification Camps and enjoy a lifetime of excitement and adventure that comes along with earning your Scuba Dive Certification Card. The ‘PADI Open Water Dive Course’ is the most universally recognized dive course in the world, with millions of people going on to apply what they’ve learned to explore some of the most incredible aquatic locations on Earth!

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