Pack 373 Outing

May 5, 2012 - Saturday
10 AM to 11:30 AM

1945  S.S. Lane Victory Ship

Ship Tour and visit two onboard ship museums
        The Ship is a National Historic Landmark and one of only a few operational WW2 ship, fully restored.

One family member attending must have a Ca Driver License to board.

Cost: Admission: $5.00 per adult; $2.00 per child. Parking is free.

No RSVP needed.

Come to the SMCC North parking lot at 9am to carpool - get or give a ride.

Due to stairs and un level walking: Must have closed shoes (no sandals or flip flops), must be good health (no cast or injuries..)
Adult supervision of children required. Children under 6 not recommend.

Where: About 3090 Miner Street, San Pedro, California (just South to 3090)
 Berth 46, Port of San Pedro, San Pedro, California     Coordinates:  33° 42' 52"  N  118°16' 29" W  or  33.714444 -118.274722
From SMCC it is  41.5 miles and 50 mins. gmap

Directions and map, read  http://www.lanevictory.org/directions.php

110 South exit Harbor Blvd. just before the bridge on ramp, go South the road end at  Berth 46, (Harbor Blvd. also changes names to Miner Street at a small jog in the road)

SS Lane Victory has been used in many movies, TV shows, and commercials because of it excellent working condition.

Web site:

http://www.lanevictory.org/index.php

More info:  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SS_Lane_Victory

Due to the ship’s construction and the steepness of the ladders – everyone should be fairly mobile with good Motor skills.
It is physically impossible to provide for wheelchairs and crutches...

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FYI:
Troop 373 Boy Scouts this count toward Citizenship in the Nation  #2a Visit a place that is listed as a National Historic Landmark

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Coastal Artillery revetments at Fort MacArthur  Cost?

Los Angeles Maritime Museum.   youth $1 Adults $3

Queen Mary, in Long Beach    -   $$$

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