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Week Seven of Summer Camp

  • Camp Beech Cliff 264 Beech Hill Road Mount Desert, ME, 04660 United States (map)

Week Seven of Summer Camp

Specialty Camps offered:

Junior Maine Guide: Canoeing, Casting, and Catching    

Cast away in CBC’s premier canoeing and fishing course. You will travel to some of the best spots on the island to capture, clean, cook and eat these yummy creatures. You will learn how to paddle in a canoe, identify different fish and build a survival shelter in the woods! On Thursday you’re invited to stay for a cookout at CBC to celebrate your catch of the week! Pickup is at 8pm. Open to 4th, 5th, 6th, and 7th graders. Cost: $260/$365

Dog Days of Summer: Dog Sledding

Spend a week with the most loving, cuddly, furry creatures around- SLED DOGS! Develop a bond of mutual trust with a team of adorable and well-trained pups. Join the experts from Camp Vinca Dog Sledding to observe the mysterious mind and behaviors of the working dog, and learn how to train a sled dog yourself. You will master the skills of outdoor survival, compete in an agility obstacle course and even hike with the pups - Don’t miss it! Open to 4th, 5th, 6th, and 7th graders. Cost: $285/$390

Great Maine Lumberjack and Jills

Yo ho! Step right up and join the Great Maine Lumberjack team for a week of instructional logging sports! Try your hand at axe throwing, cross-cut sawing, the basics of power sawing, and chopping. When it’s time to cool down, you’ll head to Echo Lake to practice the art of log-rolling! After learning a variety of logging skills, you’ll have a chance to show them off to the rest of the campers with a demonstration logging performance at the end of the week. Open to 4th, 5th, 6th, and 7th graders.  Cost: $285/$390

This camp has a special Family Friday Night Event. See page 5 for details.


Teen Camps Offered:

Write Out! Story Fiction Writing

Let your imagination soar and be inspired by the great outdoors! Discover new ways to express yourself as you write in a classroom of MDI’s beautiful forests and coastline. Join Young Author’s instructor, Kate Meyer, from the well renowned Maine Writing Project, on this journey to explore the world around you through writing outdoors!   
Cost: $260/$365

Swim Holes of Acadia

Do you want to discover the best secret swimming holes on the island? This week, we will hike to some of the greatest swimming spots of Acadia and explore these cool pools. Come join us as we embark on a different adventure everyday that ends with a refreshing splash!
Cost: $285/$390



Earlier Event: July 24
Monday Morning Mug-up
Later Event: July 31
Monday Morning Mug-up