LB Sea Base





11/20/2020 – Per the City of Long Beach new Health Order, all in-person activities are suspended until further noticed.  Check out these virtual opportunities

Sea Base Camps   – Winter Tech Camp Dec. 28-30, 2020 (virtual) – SOLD OUT!!!

Cub scout Virtual den Meetings – Come earn your next Cub Scout rank

Winter Merit Badge Days – Assorted badges offered @ LB Sea Base through March:

  • Welding Merit Badge $40 – Sat. Nov 21st & Dec 5th 10am-3pm – SOLD OUT!!!
  • Aviation Merit Badge $25 – Thurs Dec 3rd & 10th 7pm-8:30 via Zoom & Sat Dec 12th 10am-12noon @ LB Sea Base for the model test flights – SOLD OUT!!!
  • Engineering Merit Badge $25 (virtual) – Wed Jan 13th, 20th & 27th 7pm-9pm via Zoom – SOLD OUT!!!

Additional Merit Badges Coming Soon! keep checking back, these are selling out quickly!!!

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. Click for current weather at the Sea Base

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

2021 Activity Dates

Sea Base Calendar

December 28-30, 2020: Winter Tech Camp

Nov – March: Winter Merit Badge Days

April 5-9: Spring Aquatics Camp 

Begins June 21: Summer Aquatics Camp 

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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

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.