Ship 1942

Arlington, VA


Welcome to the Ship 1942 website! We are a Sea Scouts BSA organization located in Northern Virginia and part of the Boy Scouts of America National Capital Area Council. Sea Scouts is all about adventure, learning, and boating!

What is Sea Scouts?

Why Join Ship 1942?

Our program focuses on sailing skills, safety, navigation, and boat maintenance, striving to let the youth lead the activities and make the decisions to the fullest extent possible, with support from a strong cadre of adult leaders. We welcome veteran Boy Scouts and totally new scouts alike; no experience is necessary to join. 

Ship 1942 offers:

Mission Statement

Safely delivering on the Promise of High Adventure, in, on, under, and around the water by advancing Sea Scouts with fully trained adult volunteers.