Find High Adventure Opportunities in the Pine Tree Council- Sign up for a TREK!
Looking for adventure beyond what traditional summer camp offers? Time to Trek! All Treks are designed to be done as a provisional camper. Sign up for one of the four Treks we are offering during Summer 2019. It's time to escape to Maine for your own high adventure experience!
TREK 1: Appalachian Trail 100 Mile Wilderness Backpacking Trek - July 7-12 Sign up Now!
Hike 50 of the most remote miles of the Appalachian Trail with everything you need on your back! This is the most challenging trek we offer. Experience the beauty of Maine’s mountains and forests. (Originates from Camp Bomazeen)
TREK 2: Moose River Canoe Trek - June 23-28 Sign up Now!
A perfect trek for scouts new to High Adventure. This 50 miler features pond and river paddling, a few brief portages, and Class I-II rips. Cap off your trek with an included day of whitewater rafting on the Kennebec River! (Originates from Camp Bomazeen)
TREK 3: Sail Aboard the Schooner Harvey Gamage this Summer! Sign up NOW!
Pine Tree Council has partnered with Tall Ships Maine to offer 1-week, academically accredited overnight sailing adventures which are open to all youth ages 14-21 years, Boy Scouts, Venturers, Explorers, and Sea Scouts.
There is absolutely no previous sailing experience required!
These trips provide an immersive experiential education giving teens enhanced leadership skills and life-changing experiences. Seeing land from sea and spending the night at sea changes teens' perspectives.
Tall Ship Week 1
Sunday 07-14-2019 3:00 PM to
Saturday 07-20-2019 11:00 AM aboard the Harvey Gamage
Tall Ship Week Two
Sunday 08-04-2019 3:00 PM to
Saturday 08-10-2019 11:00 AM aboard the Harvey Gamage
We would be happy to introduce you to one of our alumni to hear more about their experiences. This is a provisional experience. Leadership is provided. Opportunities for advancement are provided for Scouts BSA, Venturers and Sea Scouts.
Sign up now or call 207-797-5252 ext 10 for more information
TREK 4: Sea Kayaking Treks on Casco Bay! June 30-July 5; July 21-26 Sign up NOW!
Land lovers need not apply. Take your adventure to the coast of Maine to experience 50 miles of seals, birds, waves and deserted islands. (Originates from Camp Hinds)
Find More High Adventure Opportunities at these High Adventure Bases!
|Florida Sea Base
Imagine thousands of square miles of underwater coral formations, peaks, valleys and literally hundreds of different kinds of fish. Florida Sea Base provides many vehicles to gain access to this underwater wilderness: large sailing vessels, powerboats, kayaks and SCUBA equipment.
Canoe, fish, hike and experience the beauty of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. You will experience the thrill of a rugged High Adventure trip and enjoy the awe-inspiring, natural beauty that only Northern Minnesota can offer. The Northern Tier is the canoeing adventure of a lifetime.
|Philmont Scout Ranch
Philmont Scout Ranch, the Boy Scouts of America's premier High Adventure™ base, challenges Scouts and Venturers with more than 214 square miles of rugged northern New Mexico wilderness. Backpacking treks, horseback cavalcades, and training and service programs offer young people many ways to experience this legendary country.
|Summit Bechtel Reserve
Situated in the wild of West Virginia, The Summit is an adventure center for the millions of youth and adults involved in the Boy Scouts of America. With incredible facilities and amazing outdoor programs, The Summit is a place that takes kids to the limits of what think they can do, and then pushes them further. The Summit is home to the 2017 National Jamboree.