White Mountains

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Tuition $2,595

Grades

7-9

Days

10

Dates
Jun 19 - Jun 28 Jul 1 - Jul 10 Jul 13 - Jul 22 Jul 25 - Aug 3
Activities

Backpack, Sea Kayak

Arrival Location

Portland, ME

Departure Location

Portland, ME

Trip Overview

The White Mountains are home to stunning waterfalls, relaxing swimming holes, amazing wildlife and plenty of adventure! This 10 day program provides students the opportunity to explore the rugged landscape on a backpacking expedition followed by paddling via kayak in Casco Bay. The backpacking expedition allows students to learn backcountry skills including traveling comfortably with a backpack, selecting and setting up a backcountry campsite, sourcing and purifying water, and cooking over small backpacking stoves. Following this expedition, the group will hit the water is Casco Bay for 3 days of sea kayaking. Casco Bay, located just off the coast of Portland, Maine, is spotted with islands, beaches, coves and inlets. This beautiful sea kayaking territory is the perfect place to explore and enjoy a serene piece of New England.

Activities

Backpack in the White Mountains – 3 days
Kayak in Casco Bay – 3 days

Trip Price Includes

  • Accommodations
  • Activities
  • Meals
  • Group gear

Not Included

  • Personal gear and clothing
  • Airfare to and from the trip start and end
What an adventure! WA gave me a place to explore and take risks with experts who made me feel safe and supported. I can't wait for my next adventure.

Francis, 2019 Student

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