Overnight Sailing & Fun in the Sun

Viking Sailor Program

Boys Sailing Overnight Camp

AWESOME SAILING is what the Viking Sailors are saying. In addition to enjoying great in-camp activities, Viking Sailors receive sailing lessons on our fast Butterflies, M-scows, C-scows and E-scow sailboats as well as an introduction to fixed keel boating.

Then, campers embark on a seven-day cruise on two HWH fixed keel boats (26 and 28 feet in length) in the guarded waters near Drummond Island in Lake Huron near DeTour, Michigan allowing the perfect chance to explore scores of smaller islands.

Trained staff accompany the campers as the two boats operate in tandem as they explore the many islands of Potaganissing Bay.


Viking Sailor

Length Options

4 Weeks




Completed Seventh Grade


Overnight / Sleep Away Camp

Trip Destinations

7 Day Sailing Cruise Near Drummond Island, MI

Popular Camp Activities

Sailing Lessons, Camping, Swimming, High Ropes Course, Zip Line, Climbing Wall, Campfires, Archery

2018 Program Fee

$3,375.00 for a 4-week session. This program will require AN ADDITIONAL $50 deposit in the camper's camp store to cover laundry and additional trip expenses

2018 Program Dates

Session 1: Saturday, June 16 - Friday, July 13

Session 2: Sunday, July 15 - Saturday, August 11

Trip Equipment

This list is detailed and specific for the Viking Sailors trip.

  • Medium sized duffle bag for storage on the boat
  • Boating or Deck Shoes
  • Work or sailing gloves
  • Wool socks
  • Polypropylene/thermal underwear
  • *Sunglasses with strap
  • * Beach Towel
  • * Wool (knit) hat
  • * Chapstick

* Available at the camp store

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