Spring Outing

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


YMCA Camp Sea Gull
218 Sea Gull Landing
Arapahoe, NC 28510

YMCA Camp Seafarer
2744 Seafarer Road
Arapahoe, NC 28510

Spring outing 2021

As a reminder, your Crew's weekend assignment will be based on the number of ACTIVE participants on your roster as of Friday, Nov. 20, 2020. Please make sure that you have paid your 2020-21 program fees in order to be included in our plans for Spring Outing 2021. 


  • April 16 - 18
  • April 23 - 25
  • April 30 - May 2
  • May 7 - 9
  • May 14 - 16

Your Crew's assigned weekend can be found here. If your assigned weekend presents a conflict, complete this switch request form. The Y Guides team will review all switch requests and reach back out with the status of that request, based on weekend availability. 


Spring Outing registration will open on Friday, Jan. 15. You will receive a registration link via email that is specific for your Crew's assigned weekend. 


Early-Bird Pricing (available Jan. 15 - Mar. 14)
$168 per person

After Mar. 14
$188 per person

Draft Payment Option: If you are interested in setting up draft payment for your Spring Outing registration, please call our Customer Service team at 919-719-9989 for assistance before registering online. If you wish to set up draft payment, you must do so by Feb. 15. After Feb. 15, you must pay online and in full.

Financial Assistance: The YMCA of the Triangle provides financial assistance for dads and children who cannot afford the full cost of a Y Guides membership and/or outing expense. Learn more about and apply for financial assistance.


Camp Sea Gull and Camp Seafarer offers all of the activities listed below. If Guides go to every activity area, they earn a special prize!

  • Zip Line
  • Rope Swing
  • BB Range
  • Canoeing
  • Archery
  • Gnome Hunt
  • Shark Tooth Hunt
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Arrowhead Ceremony, Campfire and Fireworks (Saturday Night)

First-Years: Bring your Sharks Teeth Sifter to Camp! 

Second-Years: Build a Trail Marker as a Crew!

Third-Years: Work with your Crew to build your very own Raft for the Third-Year Raft Race!


Cancelations received up to five business days prior to the event will receive a full refund minus a $25/person processing fee. Cancelations received the Monday through Thursday of the event week will result in a refund of half the event fee per person. No refunds will be given for canceling on the Friday of the event or after the event has passed.