Summer camp on Catalina Island is a great way to spend the summer. Wonderful memories and new friends await at Catalina Sea Camp one of California’s premier overnight summer camps. Catalina Sea Camp and Junior Sea Camp are one of a kind ocean adventure and marine biology summer camps located at Toyon Bay on Catalina Island. Junior Sea Camp offers three one-week sessions for boys and girls ages 8-13 and Sea Camp offers two three-week coed sessions for teens ages 12-17. Our hand-picked counselors and instructors create an atmosphere of fun and excitement while leading campers on a host of ocean adventure, marine biology, and social summer camp activities. Catalina Sea Camp is a program developed by Catalina Island Marine Institute, also known as “CIMI”.  Rules for participation in Guided Discoveries programs are the same for everyone without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, or handicap.



Catalina Sea Camp is Better Than Ever!
We've had a great summer so far with excellent weather and lots of summer camp fun during our 1-week sessions. 3-Week sessions are coming up soon. There is some limited space available.

Returning Counselors
2014 will be a record-breaking summer at Catalina Sea Camp as 20 of our 29 cabin counselors will be returning. This is one more than our previous record of 19 in 2010. The program is amazing enough, but it's our hand-picked staff that makes Catalina Sea Camp one of California's finest summer camps.

Sea Camp's Tall Ship Tole Mour
Catalina Sea Camps Tall Ship Summer Sailing camp has had some great sailing and made some fantastic discoveries. Last week, Tole Mour had a close encounter with a pod Cuvier's Beaked whales! Although they are the most common of the beaked whales, with hundreds of expeditions under our belt, it is the first time summer campers and staff on Tole Mour have ever see this curious and unusual looking whale.