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Week Three of Summer Camp

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

Week Three of Summer Camp

Note: There is no camp on Monday, July 4, reflected in the adjusted rates.

Specialty Camps offered:

Junior Maine Guide: S’mores & More

Learn to build a campfire and use a camp stove for exploring the culinary arts of the woods! Join your trusty Maine Guide for a week focused on outdoor cooking, accompanied by learning fire building, shelter building, how to pack for an overnight, and prepare for a night under the stars! On Thursday you’re invited to stay after camp for an evening JMG cookout to feast on the highlights of the week’s cooking creations. Pick-up is at 8 pm. Open to 4th, 5th, 6th, and 7th graders.  Cost: $210/$295

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: $230/$315

Become a Rockstar in Acadia!

Get up-close and personal with rock climbing in Acadia and crawl through unique rock formations, such as CBC’s very own quarry. Investigate the world-renowned gems of MDI, such as Cadillac Mountain, Sand Beach, Thunder Hole, and Bubble Rock, through the lens of a geologist. Join geology and gem experts to uncover the rich history beneath CBC and the surrounding area that dates back 550 million years. Practice the art of stone cutting with the Maine Granite Industry Museum and investigate fossils that reveal ancient creatures with the Abbe Museum. Open to 4th, 5th, 6th, and 7th graders.  Cost: $250/$335  


Teen Camps Offered:

Whatever Floats Your Boat: Whitewater Rafting

Splash! Through inflatable kayaking, hiking, camping, and whitewater rafting, you’ll explore the wilderness of Maine. After spending the first few days on the water around Acadia, the second half of the week will take you camping and exploring the Kennebec River for two nights near The Forks. Join us on these friendly and courageous expeditions! 
Cost: $320/$405


Do you enjoy taking photos? Do you want to learn how to capture and create amazing images on something as simple as an iPhone? Join us this week as we take an in-depth look at the fundamentals of photography in one of the most beautiful places in the world! Having your own device is ideal, but this camp is open to everyone - iPhones are available to borrow upon request!
Cost: $210/$295



Earlier Event: July 3
Monday Morning Mug-up
Later Event: July 4
CBC 4th of July Parade Float