Maine, often referred to as the "Pine Tree State", is a magical land that stretches out to the northernmost tip of the United States. It's a place where towering trees whisper stories to the wind, the ocean waves dance to their own rhythm, and the moose roam freely, occasionally taking part in impromptu soccer tournaments with the local squirrels. In this enchanted forest of a state, there's a group of extraordinary kids known as the “Whittling Whiz Kids”. These are not your everyday children. They can transform a block of wood into a majestic dragon, a knight's sturdy shield, or even a miniature model of the famous Portland Head Light. Their leader, a jolly lumberjack named Chuckles McSplinters, sports a beard as fluffy as a cloud, with specks of sawdust perpetually floating around. Chuckles not only teaches the kids the fine art of woodworking but also tells them wildly imaginative stories. These tales usually involve a legendary spatula named "Spatcula the Spectacular" that can flip pancakes higher than Mount Katahdin. The Whittling Whiz Kids, always armed with their trusty tools and boundless creativity, gather every Saturday in a treehouse workshop, high up in the branches of a colossal pine tree. As they carve, sand, and polish, the workshop echoes with their laughter, the sweet smell of wood chips filling the air. Maine, its forests, and these extraordinary kids are a testament to the magic that can happen when creativity, a lump of wood, and some good old-fashioned Maine spirit come together.

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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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Netop’s unplugged environment allows campers to connect with nature and each other in a way that would be lost in the hustle and bustle of everyday life. This welcoming and relaxed atmosphere creates an ideal stage for personal growth and self-discovery. With a focus on relationship building, campers learn to be comfortable with themselves and develop the confidence to try new things. Our supportive and close-knit community helps to foster a friendly and safe environment for our campers.

Casco, ME 04015