Welcome to Sea Scout Ship 243 Scoutlander site.
Who Are We?
- Sea Scout Ship-243 is sponsored by the Elks Lodge 1075 of Rahway NJ - On this site you'll find the latest pictures and Ships news, current and past events.
- Sea Scout Ship-243 operates the 65' Training Vessel named the "Sea Horse". Our ship is located at the Linden Sea Scout Base along the Rahway River in in Linden, N.J.
- Sea Scouts is a Division of Boy Scouts of America. Young Adults, (male and female); between the ages of 13 - 21 are taught BSA Ideals with Boating Education and Operation its main topic.
- The Kids learn Seamanship - Sailing - Motor Boat Operation - Weather - Navigation - Rules of the Road just to mention a few.
- The Goal of Ship-243 is to instruct our Scouts to become familiar with all types of boat operations. To provide them knowledge to build on so they can continue on to College. This can also prepare them a Career in the Navy, U.S. Coast Guard or Private Marine Industry.
- Girl Scouts that Join can work towards their Gold while in Sea Scouts. All Boy & Girl Scout Troops or other Organizations are welcome to visit us. Plan your next Outing with us. We have plenty of parking. Contact SeaScoutShip243@aol.com to join or for more information.