USS Lexington, Corpus Christi TXSpend the night on an aircraft carrier! Please come and join your fellow scouts for an overnight on the high seas adventure on the USS Lexington. The overnight stay includes tours of the ship, a movie in the MEGA Theater, bunking in original crew quarters, and an unforgettable flag ceremony.  
  • What:  USS Lexington Ship Trip
  • When: February 9th, 2019
  • Where: The USS Lexington rests in Corpus Christi Bay, just across the ship channel from downtown Corpus Christi.  2914 N. Shoreline Blvd.  Corpus Christi, Texas 78402     Map and Directions
Participants must be at least 5 years of age. Camping slots are extremely limited.  For now we are limiting signups to one adult and one scout (unless you have 2 scouts in the Pack).  As we get closer to the date and if we have any extra slots we will open the signup to siblings and other family members. Completed Medical Forms (Part A & B) & Youth Protection Training are needed before attending the event

What To Bring

Each person must bring a pillow, sleeping bag, toiletries, towel and flashlight. Insect repellant is advisable. Campers are expected to carry sleeping bags and other gear on board (might have to carry up and down stairs/ladders to sleeping area). Lockers are available in berthing compartments. Each camper should bring a lock to secure his or her valuables and personal belongings Cameras, video cameras and cell phones are allowed; however, There are a few electrical outlets in berthing areas and more are available in the lounge and gameroom. No carry-on food or drink of any kind will be allowed onboard. All campers are assigned specific berthing compartments and must respect the privacy of other campers. Restroom facilities (heads) include showers. Most berthing compartments are climate controlled; however, when all such areas have been filled, campers may be assigned areas having ventilation only. Groups will be required to share berthing areas to accommodate males and females separately.Male and female berthing areas are separate. Parents if you are visiting with opposite sex children you will need to pack separate bags. In addition, LEX can hold more than one group at a time and groups may participate in activities together.

Additional Information

Contact: pack-90-leadership@googlegroups.com with any questions regarding this trip

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