OMSI Coastal Discovery Center

The Coastal Discovery Center at Camp Gray, a year-round residential camp, located in the inspiring science hub of Newport, allows students investigate the connections between ocean currents, geology, and ecological adaptations to better understand the web of life that depends on our one world-wide ocean. 

Experience a one-of-a-kind, completely customized outdoor science learning opportunity with varied curricula for grades 1–12. We work with you to tailor the program to a particular concept or benchmark of your choice using living ecosystems and fresh air as teaching tools.Days are packed full, from an optional walk before breakfast to an evening program and campfire after dinner, plus cabin time and free-play recreation. Using your customized curriculum as a guide, students are led by professional OMSI educators in groups of 15 on 5-hour Field Study lessons and 1.5-hour Interest Groups.