Spring Outing

There's nothing like Spring Outing! Held at YMCA Camp Sea Gull and YMCA Camp Seafarer in Arapahoe, NC, you'll spend a weekend in cabins with your tribe. You'll have a great time whether you're digging for sharks teeth or going off the zip line. There is something for everyone!

Cost: $157 per person, each dad and child will receive a special Spring Outing t-shirt and patch.  

Registration information

To ensure a spot, each Dad must register and pay for Spring Outing between Jan. 10 - 31, 2017. Spring Outing registration will be online only.

Registration is Open! Click here to register!

Each dad must register himself and his child. If registering multiple children, please register yourself with each child separately. If you have twins attending the same weekend, please register them at the same time. You will select both children at your time of registration.

Multiple children: Child A is attending March 31-April 2 and Child B is attending May 19-21. Register and pay for you and child A. Next, register and pay for you and child B.

Payment & Cancelation Information

Check your assigned Spring Outing weekend HERE. During registration, you will not have to indicate your weekend assignment.

Full payment is required at the time of registration. 

Cancellations received up to five business days prior to the event will receive a full refund minus a $25 processing fee. Cancellations received the Monday through Thursday of the event week will result in a refund of half the event fee.

No REFUNDS will be given for canceling on the Friday of the event or after the event has passed.

Program Information

It will take approximately 2 1/2 hours to get to YMCA Camp Sea Gull or YMCA Camp Seafarer without stopping. Camps are located in Arapahoe NC, right outside of New Bern. Cabin assignments will be available at the Neuse Sports Shop in Kinston, NC the Friday of your weekend. Tribes will stay in a cabin together at either YMCA Camp Sea Gull or YMCA Camp Seafarer, both camps are a part of the YMCA of the Triangle. There will be no difference in experience or program between the two Camp locations. 

Location & Address
Camp Sea Gull
218 Sea Gull Landing, Arapahoe, NC 28510

Camp Seafarer
2744 Seafarer Road, Arapahoe, NC 28510

We will provide Saturday breakfast, lunch, and dinner; Sunday continental breakfast and brunch.

Earn a special patch for completing the 2017 Chief's Challenge! More information available HERE. 

We will have a gathering with an ice cream sundae buffet Friday night at 8 p.m. 

The following activities will be open Saturday & Sunday morning until noon:

  • Zip line into water
  • Rope swing and slide into swim lake
  • BB range
  • Canoes & kayaks
  • Archery
  • Gnome hunt
  • Shark tooth hunt
  • Arts & crafts
  • Spring Outing Palooza theme games (Karaoke, Record Toss, Musical Dots)
  • Campfire ceremony with ghost story and fireworks Saturday night
  • 5K race Sunday morning
  • Devotion Sunday morning

Third Years Raft Race
3rd years, get ready for the Raft Race! Details can be found HERE.