In the quirky land of Maine, where the moose roam free and the lobsters perform daily salsa dances underwater, there exists a vibrant army of kids, who are known as the “Wild Adventurers”. These little explorers, equipped with their magical hiking boots and enchanted binoculars, spend their days interacting with the treasure that is nature. Our mischievous guide on this grand adventure is a jolly, bespectacled moose named Monty. Monty is not your average moose, oh no. This moose has the ability to speak in a British accent that could charm the squirrels right out of their trees and he wears neon-green hiking boots, not exactly the typical moose attire. Monty has a heart as big as a sunflower and he is particularly fond of Maine's little explorers. These bold Wild Adventurers are known for their audacious escapades, climbing the tallest pine trees and diving into the deepest blueberry bushes. They paddle their canoes in the vast lakes, fish with the otters, and have friendly maple syrup chugging contests with Monty. They feel the cool breeze in their hair, the fresh pine smell in their noses, and the whispers of the wind as it rustles through the leaves, telling tales of past adventures. These kids aren't just playing; they're learning the language of the wilderness, acquiring morsels of wisdom from the forest themselves. They’re connecting with nature, and in the process, they're proving that it isn't just about the outdoors; it's about finding magic and adventure in the unexpected. It's about giggles under starry nights, high fives with beavers and s’mores that have a little too much marshmallow. But most of all, it’s about creating memories, one Maine adventure at a time.

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best nature programs in Bridgton, ME

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Swift Nature Camp is the perfect place for your child to spend their summer! Our overnight camp for boys and girls ages 6-15 is located in beautiful Wisconsin. We offer a unique blend of traditional summer camp activities and environmental education to help kids increase their appreciation for nature, science, and the environment. We’ve got it all – fun, friendships, adventure trips, and nature! Spend your summer with us – you’ll never forget it!

Minong, WI 54859
4.5(4 reviews)
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At Camp Kingswood, we have been creating lifelong memories and friendships for over a century. Our campers come back year after year, creating a strong sense of community and belonging. Our campers develop strong bonds with their peers and counselors as they learn leadership skills, practice teamwork, and express themselves through the creative arts. With our traditional camp activities, such as archery, art, and sailing, the possibilities to grow and explore are endless.

Bridgton, ME 04009
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At Place Camp, kids will have the opportunity to learn about the local environment in an engaging and fun way. From 8 am to 2 pm, kids can take part in activities such as pond studies, stream investigations, tree identification, and forest ecology. They'll also enjoy nature-based crafts and games. This is a fantastic way for children ages 7-10 to connect with nature and learn about the importance of preserving the environment. Place Camp is an excellent way to get kids outside and unplugged, and will give them an appreciation of the natural world.

Bridgton, ME 04009-1245

At Camp Wildwood, our boys have the opportunity to customize their summer experience and choose from a wide array of activities every day. They can step out of their comfort zone to gain skills in new areas, including individual sports to help them hone their unique skills and team sports to learn important lessons in teamwork, sportsmanship, and leadership. Campers also enjoy a variety of waterfront activities like swimming lessons, water skiing, wake-boarding, sailing, canoeing, and kayaking. All the while, we promote creativity through arts and crafts, giving each boy the chance to express himself. Our goal is for each camper to leave camp as the best version of himself, having learned new skills and gained new confidence - that’s what we call the “Wildwood Way.” It’s a unique scheduling model that makes us stand out from other boys summer camps in Maine. At Camp Wildwood, we want each camper to have a unique experience that is tailored to their individual interests. Our customizable scheduling model allows our boys to choose from a wide variety of activities each day, giving them the opportunity to learn, explore, and develop their skills. From individual sports to team sports, boys are challenged to grow both physically and mentally. Our waterfront activities such as swimming lessons, water skiing, wake-boarding, sailing, canoeing, and kayaking help give our boys the best summer camp experience. We also encourage creativity and self-expression through creative activities. Ultimately, the “Wildwood Way” gives our campers the confidence and skills to become the best versions of themselves when they leave camp. We are proud to offer this unique scheduling model that is not found in other boys summer camps in Maine. At Camp Wildwood, we challenge our boys to step outside their comfort zone and gain new skills. Through our unique customizable scheduling model, boys get to choose from a wide selection of activities each day, including individual sports to develop their personal skills and team sports to foster teamwork, sportsmanship, and leadership. We don’t forget about the waterfront either, with daily swimming lessons, water skiing, wake-boarding, sailing, canoeing, and kayaking. To round out the summer experience, we also promote creativity with arts and crafts projects. All of these activities are part of the “Wildwood Way,” which helps our boys become the best versions of themselves when they leave camp. Our scheduling model is unique to boys summer camps in Maine.

Bridgton, ME 04009