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|Dates:||Jul 7 - Jul 9 (Fri - Sun), 2017 Sign Up|
|Location:||Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts|
|Facility Name:||Massachusetts Maritime Academy|
|Camp Check-in Location:||Gymnasium Lobby|
Located on southern tip of the scenic Cape Cod Canal in Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts. Only an hour’s drive from Boston and Providence, Massachusetts Maritime Academy’s spectacular setting and first class athletic complex with its two new artificial turf fields, Olympic sized swimming pool, two fully equipped rooms and modern field house make it the perfect site for the NKS New England Camp.
Camp participants will enjoy the intimate nature of the campus with the fields, residence halls, classrooms, and dining hall all within short walking distance. Great all you can eat meals are provided by Chartwell’s Dining Service in the MMA Dining Hall with breathtaking views of the canal and Buzzards Bay through its large glass windows. Players will see large ocean going vessels such as cruise ships and military craft pass through the Cape Cod Canal. The Cape Cod Railroad Bridge is the second largest lift bridge in the USA and only several hundred yards from the football fields. During the summer, the school’s training ship, the 540 foot USTS Kennedy is in dock and a sight to see. Fishing is popular on the canal side of campus while swimming at the beach is enjoyed on the bay.
Cape Cod, Massachusetts is the world renowned destination for summer vacations with its beaches, historical attractions, quaint New England villages, and leisurely pace of life. From the craft fairs and seafood festivals to secluded bike trails, train rides, restaurants, the Cape Cod Baseball League, and shopping of all kinds, Cape Cod has something to interest everyone…..and it begins only an hour from Boston. It’s easy to see why every year families combine the NKS Kicking, Punting & Long Snapping Camp at Massachusetts Maritime Academy with a stay on “The Cape”. Here are just a few of the attractions to be experienced.
Where to stay
There are major hotel chains throughout Cape Cod as well as many quaint smaller family run accommodations. There are a good many of these smaller motels along Route 6 nearby Massachusetts Maritime Academy. A good place to start is at www.capecodchamberofcommerce.org.
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