This camp is an all-day camp from 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Palmer Trinity partnered with Deering Estate providing this unique opportunity to our community.
S.E.A. Camp will consist of THREE MODULES:
Learning the Basics (Techniques and Equipment)
Knowing the Bay Environment
Exploring Biscayne Bay
This program takes place on land and sea: canoe, kayak, paddle board, hike, orienteer, and learn nautical skills all while having fun outside!
Share with friends nature-based recreational sports and rediscover the outdoors while gaining experience in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (S.T.E.M.) careers.
Monday, June 25th: This will be orientation day. We will be doing a lot of hiking around the 444-acres that makes up the eastern portion of the estate. There will also be a swim test, so please have swim attire and a change of clothes ready.
Tuesday, June 26th: Canoe Techniques & Cutler Creek Paddle. Fish Dissection.
Wednesday, June 27th: Kayak Techniques & FPL Canal Paddle. Squid Dissection.
Thursday, June 28th: Seagrass Survey/Snorkeling. Animal Encounter.
Friday, June 29th: Paddle Boarding/Kayaking. Campfire & S'mores.
There are alternatives dependent on the weather. While in the water, students should ALWAYS have to have closed-toed shoes on their feet (sandals, flip-flops, and crocs are not allowed).