SCOPE 2018 Kickoff Party – Start the Boating Season with Us!

Boating season is starting soon and it’s almost time for the annual SCOPE Kickoff Party! This year’s party is returning to Baca Marine.  Join us for food, drinks, music and dancing.  The festivities start at 1:00AM and end at 4:00PM.

Date: Saturday, March 17th, 2018
Time: 11:00AM – 4:00PM
Baca Marine
5362 System Drive
Huntington Beach, CA 92649

If you have any questions, contact us through our SCOPE Facebook page here: SCOPE

See our updated schedule of events here: Schedule

2016 SCOPE Annual Kickoff Party March 12, 2016 - Click Here for More Info

2018 SCOPE Holiday Party – December 1, 2018

The Christmas party date and time and location will be announced soon and you know what that means!  It’s time to celebrate all the fun times we had during the 2018 SCOPE boating season.

The dinner will run from 6:00PM to 10:00PM  tickets prices to be announced.

When date is set, if you would like to attend, please send a check payable to SCOPE to 1261 East Francis, Ontario, CA 91761.  Please include the names of those who will be attending on the check or elsewhere in your envelope.


2018 SCOPE Boating Event Schedule


Scope has just released their schedule of events for 2018. Mark your calendars!

Kickoff Party – Huntington Beach – March 17th, 2018 11:00 am- 4:00pm

Catalina Lunch run meet at H.B April 7, 2018

Desert Storm poker Run April 19-22*

Rock the Dock – Dana Point – May 25 – 28

Fathers Day Weekend – V Hull Catalina Fun Run June 16 – 17*

Catalina Ski Race – Long Beach – July 21*

Big Cat Poker Run – The Delta August 17-19*

Lake Mead – August 31 – September 3

Poker Run – Long Beach – September 29 (28 – 30)

Catalina Lunch run – meet at H.B Pier October 13

Air Show -Huntington Beach- October 20

Christmas Party – TBD – December 1, 2018

*Not a SCOPE event

2016 SCOPE Poker Run Itinerary and Details – Long Beach, CA

Hi Everyone!  We are getting excited for the Poker Run this weekend.  Here are some details about what is happening and when it’s happening.  Take a look at the bottom of this post for information on where the card stops are going to be and what boats to look for at each stop.

Entry Form – Click Here – Print, fill out and bring to the event.  You may pay your entry fee on Friday evening.


Friday 9/23/16:
10:00AM – 11:00AM Driver’s Meeting for Veterans/Operation Gratitude Boat Rides
11:00AM – 1:00PM Boat rides from Hotel Maya to USS Iowa
1:00PM – 4:00PM Food and Drinks at the Maya
1:00PM – 7:00PM Open Registration and Check-In for the Poker Run – Pick up your Poker Run Packet
7:00PM Dinner – no group dinner planned – this is on your own

Saturday 9/24/16:
9:00AM – 9:30AM Drivers Meeting at Hotel Maya Gazebo (where Catalina Ski Race awards are held)
9:30AM – 10:00AM – Get your crew and boat ready
10:00AM – 10:30AM Parade – Idle to Victory Dock for your first Poker Card
10:30AM Idle to the back of Queen Mary for start of Poker Run
Note: The start will be behind IMCO’s 39′ Nordic – stay at least 500 feet behind the start boat until the flag drops so we can get a good helicopter shot of the start.
11:30AM – 1:00PM Optional lunch at Avalon on your own, drive back to Hotel Maya
1:00PM – 5:00PM Enjoy the pool and drinks at Hotel Maya
6:00PM – 7:00PM Cocktails
7:00PM Dinner with live 80’s cover band, One Hot Mess!


Card Stops

Long Course:
Long Beach (Card 1)
Newport Beach/Balboa Pier (Card 2)
Avalon, Catalina Island – 1/2 Mile off Hamilton Cove (Card 3)
Los Alamitos Bay (Card 4)
Long Beach – Maya Hotel (Card 5)

Short Course:
Long Beach (Card 1)
Newport Beach/Balboa Pier (Card 2)
Los Alamitos Bay (Card 3)
Maya Hotel (Cards 4 & 5)

Card Boats

Orange and White Malibu Ski Boat

Los Alamitos Bay (will be tied to the dock on the right side as you enter Los Alamitos Bay)

White Center Console – Balboa Pier, Newport Beach

White and Blue 45′ Sea Ray – Avalon, Catalina Island

2018 Catalina Ski Race – Saturday, July 21

We’re spreading the word for our friends over at the Long Beach Boat and Ski Club, the organizers of the Catalina Ski Race.  For those of you who have participated before, you know what an amazing event this is.  If you’ve watched but never raced, you should make it happen, it’s an awe-inspiring experience.  Here’s all the info the organizers of the race have been sending out.  Links to the website and entry form are below:

2017 Catalina Ski Race News!

The Long Beach Boat & Ski Club (LBB&SC) is busy getting ready to again hold the Worlds Greatest Ski Race. We at the LBB&SC want to ensure you have an adequate amount of time to sign up for the 2018 race. Below is information regarding the 2018 entry form and opportunities for a free/discounted entry to the 2018 race. Keep reading to learn more. 

Don’t miss the 2018 Catalina Ski race on July 21, 2018.   

World’s Greatest Ski Race Website

2018 Catalina Ski Race Entry Form!

The 2017 Catalina Ski Race is fast approaching. It is time to get your team in order and signed up for the race.

Good luck to all racers!

Bass Lake Trip – August 2016

The Pine's Resort, Bass Lake, CA

Who’s ready to enjoy some boating in the great outdoors, John Candy and Dan Aykroyd style?  Experience Bass Lake with your fellow SCOPE members this August 4th – 7th, 2016.  We’ll be staying at The Pines Resort.  Join us for a double-ski-only waterski race, BBQ and good times.  In the meantime, enjoy the video clips below from the greatest movie ever shot at Bass Lake!

Date: Friday, August 4th – Sunday August 7th, 2016
The Pines Resort
Road 432
Bass Lake, CA 93604

Hotel Website:
Hotel Phone: 800-350-7463


The Pines Resort, Bass Lake, CA

2016 SCOPE Poker Run – Long Beach, CA – Mark Your Calendars!










We are excited to announce the date and location of our 2016 Poker Run!  This year’s event will be held at the Maya Hotel in Long Beach, CA.  The SCOPE President and Board of Directors have been working hard to get everything in place well in advance of the event to make it the most successful Poker Run yet!  We have already secured a block of hotel rooms and dock space for the ultimate in convenience for our members and participants.

The dates of the event are Friday, September 23 to Sunday, September 25, 2016.  See below for additional details, a link to Google Maps and a link to get a group rate on the hotel:

Location: Hotel Maya – a DoubleTree by Hilton
700 Queensway Dr.
Long Beach, CA 90802

Group Rate Link

2016 Poker Run Entry Form

The schedule will be similar to our 2015 Poker Run. Participants can check into the hotel on Friday and hang out for drinks and dinner with fellow SCOPE members.  The Poker Run is on Saturday, September 24, 2016.  Sunday is a free day to hang out with friends, hook up the boat and head home.

Stay tuned to for a sign-up form.  We look forward to seeing you out on the water.

Scope poker run Fire boat start line