Afoot and Afloat with PTMSC Campers!

Nancy IsraelUncategorized

Campers from Port Townsend Marine Science Center have been getting out on the water aboard NWMC vessels to carry out scientific investigations this summer. This is part of the Afoot and Afloat camp that focuses on Inquiry Based Science for … Read More

Salish Sea Sciences longboat journey

Chrissy McLeanAll, Youth Programs

The first week of July was an exciting time in longboat world. For the first time in many years, both Townshend and Bear were out on a journey together and traveling in convoy. The longboat journey was part of a … Read More

Schooner School Graduation

Sonia FrojenAll, Uncategorized, Youth Programs

Spring Schooner School students had their last class on June 13th.  As a part of the celebration, students shared their thoughts around the class and what they had learned. “I never have been on boats before and learned more about … Read More

When was the last time you were challenged?

hallie kopaldAll

Trevor, Chris, and Tripp Burd of Team FreeBurd, winners of the 2017 Race to Alaska, share their thoughts about the Race. The Race to Alaska distills sailing to its purest form. Get from point A to point B however you … Read More

Eleven Questions with Karl Kruger

hallie kopaldAll

We asked Karl Kruger of R2AK Team Heart of Gold to share a glimpse into his life of adventure. In 2017’s Race to Alaska, Karl became the first and only person to have paddled unsupported from Port Townsend to Alaska … Read More