Sedge Island

Adventure Expedition

About This Trek...

A two-day marine ecology-focused expedition for the freshman class in Barnegat Bay, New Jersey. Students study the bay’s natural marine habitats through several water-related activities. 

Core Values

Outdoor Adventures

Trekkers experience the habitat of Sedge Island and Barnegat Bay and participate in kayaking, fishing, seining, and clamming.

Environmental Awareness

Trekkers engage in a marine ecology workshop with the American Littoral Society to learn about coastal ecology and the pressures on coastal ecosystems and species.



Day 1
  • Ride pontoon boat to Sedge Island
  • Kayaking
  • Clamming
  • Fishing
  • Sunset on the dock
Day 2
  • Sunrise fishing
  • Seining
  • Species survey
  • Jump in the ocean