Explore the Coast / Explora La Costa

A Bilingual, Educational and Exploration Sail

Sponsored by Marathon Petroleum

Join us aboard one of our tall ships to Explore the Coast on our monthly bilingual, educational and exploration sail with hands-on scientific activities, trained bilingual (Spanish) docents, and engaging materials.

Families and children welcome to join us for the two-hour round-trip excursion, but children must be 10 years or older, and all minors must be accompanied by an adult.

Learn how to register and join us below!


Advanced registration required; $10 donation per person. As a non-profit organization, these donations support our educational programs for local youth. Register using the buttons below. You can also register and pay by phone by calling us at 310-833-6055.

More Explore the Coast/Explora la Costa dates coming soon!

The ship departs from the dock at 6th and Harbor in San Pedro. Paid parking is available adjacent to the dock.

If you register, but you are unable to make it on that sail date:

  • Please let us know at least five days before the sail date by contacting us at 310-833-6055 or info@lamitopsail.org.
  • When you do, you are eligible to reschedule to another Explore the Coast sail within six months of your original booking using the same contact information.
  • We’re sorry, but there are no refunds for any donations made through this registration process.
Explore the Coast - Bilingual Educational and Exploration Sail - Hands-on science activity

As we Explore the Coast with the local community, we hope to raise environmental awareness that leads to personal action. This will help reduce marine plastic pollution and other human impacts to marine organisms and our coastline.

Parking and Boarding:

W 6th St and Harbor Blvd, San Pedro

Parking and Boarding for Sails at the San Pedro Harbor (W 6th St & Harbor Blvd)