Moon Chaser Cruises

The Moon Chaser will take groups on a cruise of the breathtaking views of the Great South Bay. Great South Bay Excursions on the Moon Chaser feature a live narrated tour of the wildlife, history, and picturesque scenery of the Great South Bay. Groups can enjoy their boxed lunches while viewing the tranquil beauty of the Fire Island coastline. The Moon Chaser is a 65-foot vessel with a completely enclosed main deck, comfortable seating arrangements, an upper canopied sun deck open to the bay breeze. It is conveniently located in the Captree State Park, which is easily accessible from all points on Long Island. Special packages are available for groups.
 
Contact Info
Address: Captree State Park, 1 Rescue Rd., Babylon, NY 11702. Suffolk County. Tel: 631-265-1848. Website: www.themoonchaser.com. Hrs: Vary. 
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Tours. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1.5 hours. Cost: Fee.
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Science.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Science. 

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Boat Excursion Lesson Plan

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