Aquatics Programs

Camp Shands has an Aquatic Center with two 110-foot slides for Scouts to enjoy during their stay at summer camp. 

Camp Shands has one of the largest privately owned spring-fed lakes in the nation.
We offer a comprehensive sailing program including an advanced sailing class.
Additional boating classes include canoeing, kayaking, rowing. 

Are you in it more for the fun? Then sign up for our expanded Standup Paddleboard classes. And don’t forget to join us for the daily mile swim.

Males: swim shorts are recommended. Tight fitting, revealing swimsuits or suits short enough to potentially cause exposure are not allowed.

Females: Modest tankinis and one-piece swimsuits are appropriate. Bikinis, two-piece suits, revealing swimsuits, or those exposing a bare midriff are not allowed.