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Week Eight of Summer Camp

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

Week Eight of Summer Camp

Specialty Camps Offered:

The Amazing Race with Seal Cove Auto

Hunt Through History- Come check out the exciting exhibit Auto Wars: Then and Now at the Seal Cove Auto Museum where you can ride in antique cars!  This week, you will also be playing with maps, stories, and historic photos where you will decode clues to embark on the Island-wide scavenger hunt. At each station, you will complete an activity that will teach you about Island history and lead you to your next adventure. Cost: $260/$365

Explore 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


Teen Camps Offered:

Paddle Power: Sea Kayaking Expedition

Sea Kayaking is an awesome and fun way to explore the shorelines and ocean surrounding MDI. Start the week learning the basics of boat handling and rescue techniques in Echo Lake before venturing onto open water. A Registered Maine Guide will lead you for two nights of kayak camping at island sites around Acadia! Lookout for ocean critters like harbor seals, osprey, eagles, sea stars, and porpoises! 
Cost: $400/$505

Junior Maine Guide: WIlderness Warrior

What would you do if you had to survive in the woods with nothing but your backpack and the natural materials that surround you? You will learn to master the skill of navigation by reading a map and compass to discover hidden treasures around camp. For your Maine Woodser patch, you will become a warrior of the wilderness as you learn to purify water and create gadgets that will help you survive in a real-life wilderness survival situation. On Thursday after camp, join us in an overnight to celebrate becoming a warrior of the wilderness!  Sponsored by Machias Savings Bank
Cost: $260/$365




Later Event: August 7
Monday Morning Mug-up