Category: Adventure

Five Reasons Your Kids Should Sail

My Kids at American Seafarers

  1. Self-Confidence. There is simply nothing like being able to pilot your own craft at the age of 9 years old. Riding a bike is one thing. Skillfully steering and docking a sailboat is quite another. All of my athletic…

How American Seafarers Can Help Your Child

The advantages of a summer program are numerous, and far more than those you might just think of. Learn more in this article. Unlike the perceptible advantages that children gain from our summer expedition sailing program, the intangible advantages are harder…

Summer Camps by Jeffrey Carter

American Seafarers

Jeffrey Carter is the Director of Rockbrook Summer Camp for Girls, a traditional girls summer camp located in Brevard, NC. He publishes the summer camp blog “The Heart of a Wooded Mountain.” I wanted to share one of Jeffrey’s articles…

The Second Leg to Kittery, ME

Navionics Waypoints

Boy it sure takes a while to get back into the swing of things after the holiday season. I and we have been so busy cooking and spending time with family, spending time with our own kids, and me working…

Sailing to Kittery Maine

Navigation

So my latest adventure included joining a contract in Kittery at the Navy Shipyard. The drive is about 2 1/2 hours each way from where I live in Waterford CT. Although I am accustomed to lengthy commutes, that my friends…