In the farthest reaches of the Northeastern United States, tucked away like a secret treasure, lies the splendid state of Maine, or as our cool imaginary character, Captain Lobsterpants, hilariously calls it, "The Land of the Blueberry Pancakes." If you peek through the portholes of Captain Lobsterpants' magical sailing ship, you'd see a terrain generously dotted with forests, mountains, and over 3,000 majestic coastal islands. It's a beautiful, blue-and-green patchwork quilt laid out under the sky. Now, you may wonder, what's so special about the young buccaneers in this maritime paradise? Well, pull up an anchor, gather 'round, and let Captain Lobsterpants tell you a tale about the Maine Mermen and Mermaids - the most fearless, fun-loving swimmers you'll ever meet. In Maine, swimming is not just a pastime; it's a grand adventure. As the sun rises, you can see a fleet of these little water warriors, charging towards the beaches and lakes with the same zest as Captain Lobsterpants chasing a pancake thief. They dive into the water, splashing and laughing, swimming like dolphins under the watchful gaze of the lighthouses. These daring Maine kids conquer waves, swim across the bays, and play the funniest underwater games. Ever heard of ‘Capture the Seashell’? It's just like Captain Lobsterpants' legendary game of ‘Capture the Pancake'. And the best part? They do all this while dodging imaginary sea monsters, pirate ghosts, and sometimes, even Captain Lobsterpants himself, who, despite his love for the water, swims like a rock! In the Land of the Blueberry Pancakes, every swim is an epic sea saga, every ripple a new story, and every kid a fearless adventurer. So, anchors aweigh, mateys, it's time to set sail for Maine!

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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
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At New England Frontier Camp, parents can take comfort in knowing their children are being well cared for. Our facility has been located in Southwestern Maine for over 50 years. Set in the foothills of the White Mountains alongside beautiful Kezar Lake, our rustic cabins and lodges provide a safe and inspiring environment for campers to explore the outdoors. We are a non-denominational Christian ministry and our mission calls us to glorify Jesus Christ by developing people of God who are dynamic disciples and dynamic disciple-makers. We strive to build loving, solid, and Godly young people. The Bible is our guide, and we also encourage campers to live The Seven Points of Valor; Honor, Courage, Chivalry, Purity, Loyalty, Obedience, and Dedication. We understand the importance of outdoor experiences for today's youth. Our programs center on building better connections with the people and world around us. Campers can truly experience being “unplugged” at New England Frontier Camp. We provide age and gender-specific programs to best develop youth in the areas critical to where they are in life. Parents can rest easy knowing their children will be well cared for in a safe and inspiring environment.

Lovell, ME 04051