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Chartered by the
South Bay Yacht Club
1491 Hope St, San Jose, California, U.S.A.

.4270502° N
.9812207° W

Sea Scout Promise
As a Sea Scout, I promise to do my best:
To guard against water accidents
To know the location and proper use of the lifesaving devices on every boat I board
To be prepared to render aid to those in need
To let those less able come first.


Welcome to Boy Scouts of America Sea Scout Ship #300, the "Spartan"
Based at the Alviso Slough in historic Alviso (San Jose), California

Sailing Lessons
SPARTANS Take Sailing Lessons

Saturday November 14, 2020

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Spartans Paddle Lake Del

SPARTANS invade Lake Del valle

November 6, 2020 thru November 8, 2020

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Slough Boo in Alviso

SPARTANS host Halloween


Saturday October 31, 2020

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Boston Whaler Lessons in the Alviso Slough
October 10, 2020

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Eden Landing with SFBBO
September 26, 2020

Ship 300 lead the charge to recxruit volunteers for habitat restoration at the Don Edwards Wildlife Reserve at Eden Landing, Union City, California

SPARTANS scrub Alviso Slough for National Coastal Cleanup Day

Spartans & volunteers pick up trash in the Alviso Slough -- 6 huge full bags of trash to be exact.  Way to scrub the slough, Spartans!

Saturday September 16, 2017

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SPARTANS Kayak, then run safety boating for a big family reunion at South Bay Yacht Club
Saturday August 12, 2017

The newly repaired docks at SBYC are working great!

Kayaking in Alviso
Saturday July 22, 2017

The Spartans hit the slough for a little kayak training

4th of July Extravaganza at SBYC
Tuesday July 04 2017

Photo SPARTAN Open House at the South Bay Yacht Club
Saturday May 21, 2017

Scout-O-Rama at History Park San Jose
Saturday May 13, 2017

The Spartans strut their stuff to up to 10,000 ScoutORama attendees
Stand By for Photos Opening Day on the South Bay
Saturday May 7, 2017
Photo Old Salts Regatta at the Martinez Marina
Saturday April 29, 2017 - Monday April 31, 2017

The Spartans show 'em how it's done at the Martinez Sea Scout Regatta
Alviso Slough from the Sky

FLYING out of Palo Alto Airport over the South Bay
Saturday April 21, 2017 - Yes, some of our Scouts went FLYING over the South Bay with a pilot colleague of ours.  Nathan got some great photos of the Sloughs and South Bay. 
Click to see the slides (Powerpoint format)
Rowing Practice - Saturday April 21, 2017 - San Francisco

Rowing Practice  Rowing Practice
Veteran's Resource Fair - Santa Clara County Fairgrounds - Posting the Colors
Saturday April 8, 2017

 Watch the posting of the colors video

Stand By for Photos Kayaing in Alviso & St Patrick's Day Dinner
Saturday March 18, 2017

The Sea Scouts hit the Slough, then help with the St Pat's Day Dinner -- yummie!

Stand By for Photos Service Project at South Bay Yacht Club
Saturday March 4, 2017

Coming Saturday February 25, 2017
Rowing Practice with Ship Viking and SSS Corsair in San Francisco
Saturday February 25, 2017

Napa Training with the SSS
                                      Chaser and crew SJSU Swimming Training and Tests - SJSU
Saturday February 18, 2017

Everybody checked out -- and goofed around in the pool on boats

Napa Training with the SSS
                                      Chaser and crew

Training in NAPA on the SSS Chaser
February 10 thru February 13, 2017

2 nights on the boat + Advanced First Aid Training

Cruise on the S.S.S. Northland
02-03-17 thru 02-05-17

Photos - TBD
Northland's callsign: WDG5315

Type: Pleasure craft. MMSI: 367545390.

To track the Northland's current location:

Training at Camp Los Mochos
January 27-29, 2017

SSS Viking and SSS Corsair from San Francisco gave us amazing training at  BSA Camp Los Mochos

Sea Scout Ship #300 Open House
Saturday December 10, 2016

Pouring rain couldn't keep more than 100 people away as Ship 300 hosted our first open house at the South Bay Yacht Club in Alviso (north San Jose, California).

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