LB Sea Base

2020 Summer Info

Family Kayak or Canoe Rental

Sea Base Summer Camp Info  – LAST WEEK, DON’T MISS THE FUN!!!!

The Long Beach Sea Base sits in a beautiful corner of one of seven Long Beach marinas just a few blocks from 2nd St and Pacific Coast Highway.

Location: 5875 E. Appian Way, Long Beach, CA 90803
(near Mother’s Beach, under the 2nd St Bridge)

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COVID-19 Impact

6/25/2020 – Sea Base will be running a hybrid version of Scouts, BSA Summer Aquatics Camp June 29th – August 14th and a full in-person Cub Summer Aquatics Camp from July 13 – August 14, 2020.  Details here.  Sea Base remains closed for all other gatherings.

6/1/2020 Families can rent a 2-hour kayak or canoe rental starting Saturday, June 13th. Details here

5/8/2020 – Sea Base remains closed.  Stay at Home Order modified to indefinite timeline with “Phases” of re-opening.  California beginning early Stage 2 phase.  Group gatherings of any size, other than your immediate household, is prohibited.

2020 Activity Dates

Sea Base Calendar

January 2-4: Winter Tech Camp

January 12: Poseidon Winter Parent Info Night

February 8: Neptune District Dinner

March 6-8: Seabadge Adult Leader Training

March 14: LB Invitational Regatta

March 29: Poseidon Spring Parent Info Night

April 13-17: Spring Aquatics Camp***Cancelled due to COVID-19 restrictions

Begins June 22: Summer Aquatics Camp – ***Modified schedule offered

Features & Amenities

  • Meeting rooms overlooking Alamitos Bay (tables and chairs included)
  • Fully equipped upstairs galley (shared use, non-exclusive)
  • Crew’s Mess dining hall
  • Separate men’s and women’s restrooms on each floor
  • Electronic wheelchair lift for accessibility
  • Waterfront patio with firepit
  • Private beachfront
  • Paddlecraft, sailing and power vessels

Facility Usage Fees (per hour)

Room Capacity In Council Out of Council/
Not for Profit
Ready Room w/ AV 42 $35 $45 $100
Ready Room B 42 $25 $30 $100
Crew’s Mess 50 $25 $30 $100
Sail Loft 35 $25 $30 $100
Patio w/ firepit 40 $15 $20 $100
BBQ upon request      

Equipment Usage

Rowing, canoeing, kayaking, stand up paddleboarding, free swim rates Info here

Vessel charters, both sail and power – Contact Chris Macy – Sea Base Director


  • Subject to availability
  • Call for long-term usage rates
  • No pets, smoking, or alcohol allowed
  • Deposit is for damage and cleaning and is fully refundable
  • Exceptions may be made by Sea Base Director or Scout Executive

Types of Use

The base is open to Scouting groups and pre-approved not-for-profit organizations.

  • Den meetings
  • Pack meetings
  • Troop meetings
  • Crew meetings
  • Leader meetings
  • Trainings
  • Courts of Honor
  • Blue & Gold
  • summer BBQs
  • beach activities
  • movie nights
  • other non-profit organization events


Chris Macy, Sea Base Director

Cindy Spalding
562-427-0911 x211

The mission of the Long Beach Sea Base Aquatics Center is to serve our community youth in a unique maritime setting by providing fun, high quality marine programs that instill values, awareness and safety to develop the next generation of aquatic-minded, responsible leader.