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Marine Life Camp Trip – Morro Bay

A tidepool camp trip exploring Morro Bay and the world of seaweed

Marine Life Camp Trip – Morro Bay

A tidepool camp trip exploring Morro Bay and the world of seaweed

Event Details

Guided by

Jules Marsh, Kelpful Cooperative


05:00pm - 10:00am


June 21, 2024

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Weather Forecast

56°F / 68°F

# of Nights


Ticket Price:



About Jules Marsh, Kelpful Cooperative

Jules (@ kelpful_ca) is a seaweed educator, naturalist, private chef, stand-up comedian, jack of all trades, and even a mom. Her biggest passions include connecting with others and sharing lessons of the Earth and how humans can live more harmoniously and be less extractive.


A weekend-long retreat in Morro Bay, CA where you’ll explore the tide pools, learn all about seaweed, enjoy a meal featuring seaweed, and learn all about the healing power of the ocean. You’ll leave with a greater sense of ocean stewardship!


Friday, June 21

- Arrival Friday afternoon/evening, introductions, setup camp, and sleep

Saturday, June 22nd

- Morning coffee and light breakfast bites provided by Jules at camp

- Tidepool exploration and seaweed education for 2-3 hours. We will try to carpool as much as possible

- Lunch on your own

- Optional breathwork and cold plunge with the Morro Bay Odder Club at Coleman Beach in the bay

- Optional self-led activities provided such as seaweed press art

- Dinner feast focusing on seaweed and seafood (gluten and dairy-free, with vegan options available too)

Sunday, June 23rd

- Optional morning group hike

- Pack up and head home

What's included

  • Camping at a private forest location
  • Tide pool exploration and seaweed foraging
  • Guided group hike
  • Seaweed focused dinner (gluten and dairy free, fish will be prepared but vegan options available as well)
  • Morning coffee and light breakfast
  • Saturday Clam Chowder and Salad

What to bring

  • All camping gear (Refer to REI Camping Pack List)
  • Food for Friday Dinner, Saturday Lunch, and Sunday Breakfast
  • Water shoes or sandals for Tide Pool Exploration
  • Bathing suit and towel
  • Cooler if you want to take seaweed home

Weather Conditions

Highs of 68°F and lows of 56°F. The forecast is subject to change, please be prepared for weather of all conditions.


- Ability to tent-camp for 2 nights at a campground.

- Capacity to navigate and traverse slippery terrain


All camping fees included in cost of ticket. The North Face camping gear available to for free rental for all participants. Official meet-up location and further event details to be sent out upon ticket confirmation.