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Welcome to Ship 777 - The Vagabonds!

Sea Scout Ship 777 is based in The Woodlands, TX. We sail in Lake Conroe, Lake Woodlands, Clear Lake, and Galveston Bay.

Sea Scouting develops character through sailing and maritime traditions.

New Addition to our Fleet / Camp Trailways News

Posted by ngolmon on Jul 25 2022 - 1:03am

What a week! We received a beautiful Ranger 23 sailboat, and joined with Pack/Troop/ and Crew 777 for advancement work at 'Camp Trailways'.Congratulations to our 4 new Apprentices!BSA Snorkeling Awards and Swimming Merit Badges were earned, too.There was also lots of work toward Ordinary & Able ranks.Come see the new boat, Serenity, at Mr Mowad's house Monday and help wax the sides.Many thanks to David McVay for this generous donation.Dont forget to sign up for Minto Rendezvous ASAP--It's sooner than you think!

Ship Advancement Week

Posted by ngolmon on Jul 18 2022 - 12:57am

Ship 777 is holding its own Ship Advancement Week this Tuesday through Friday: We’re meeting at Trinity Episcopal, 0900, to work on Ordinary together.We’ll have discussions in the morning and get wet in the afternoons, either swimming or kayaking or paddle boarding!Bring a lunch, money for the pool and paddle board.Several special guests will drop by, too!Schedule is on Group Me.Contact Bo’sun Rafe today if you still need to sign up.And don’t forget to sign up for Minto Rendezvous—it’s coming soon!

Ship Advancement Week/Minto

Posted by ngolmon on Jul 11 2022 - 12:21am

Vagabonds, here's your chance to master skills for your Ordinary Rank. Join us for a Ship Advancement Week, Camp Trailways, July 19-22, at Trinity Episcopal.Please see the attachment for details. Contact Rafe or Abriel to sign up! There will be hands-on class work in the morning, and water work in the afternoon, including swimming merit badge and canoeing. Help plan the 777 Minto Flotsam Flotilla entry at the swim party on Friday! Registration for Minto Rendezvous--the annual competition between Ships--is open, with an Early Bird discount until Aug 15.https://sea-scouts.shac.org/minto-rendezvous

Happy Independence Day!

Posted by ngolmon on Jul 3 2022 - 6:38pm

Join us for the South County Parade. Come decorate our new boat, 0700–0830 at TWUMC, then March in the parade at 0900. Then learn some cool flag his

Fix-our-Shed Hurricane Prep Tuesday / Sail Sunfish Friday

Posted by ngolmon on Jun 27 2022 - 1:28am

We'll get a breath of cooler air this week so let's tackle repairing our shed this Tuesday.Meet at Budget Boat Barn, Damsite Road off Hwy 105.We'll raise the roof with new supports and patch some holes to keep the water out.Bring a donation to help firefighters protecting two Scout Camps.After lunch, we'll install new dock lines at CYC.Bring a donation for firefighters working hard near two Scout camps.Friday morning, meet at CYC to practice Blindfold Sunfish Rigging for Minto.We'll put the boats in for some sailing afterwards.

CYC Work Day / USCG Eagle

Posted by ngolmon on Jun 27 2022 - 12:52am

The three-masted barque, the USCG Eagle, docks at Pier 21 in Galveston on Friday. It will be open for public tours each afternoon through Sunday. Take your family to see the largest tall ship flying the American flag.Tell us when you’re going on Group Me.CYC’s Work Day is Saturday morning.Come lend a hand and earn service hours.Adults needed, too.

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