River Trips

Allagash River

Immersed in the varied terrain of Northern Maine's Allagash Wilderness Waterway, learn the peaceful and exciting art of traditional canoe travel while living gently on the land

St. John River

Experience traditional canoe travel on the Northern Maine border with Canada from the majesty of the St. John River

Still Trips

Poland Pond

From the relaxing stillness of historic Poland Pond, venture out on day trips to explore the beauty and wonder of multiple unique ecosystems

Winter Trip

Learn traditional ways to safely and comfortably enjoy winter trekking and camping on snow and ice

Skills Days

Pack Baskets

Pack Baskets

Learn the art of making a beautiful and versatile traditional pack basket you will use for years to come

Traditional Baskets

Traditional Baskets

Learn traditional techniques to make your own baskets and containers from local materials

Tool Sharpening

Tool Sharpening

Learn to sharpen and maintain traditional hand tools

Build a Bushcamp

Build a Bushcamp

Gathering natural materials to construct a comfortable shelter that is ecologically sound

Herbal Day

Herbal Day

What does it mean to recognize, relate, and ally with Plant Medicines?

Caretaking the Land

Caretaking the Land

Exploring right relationship: stewarding the land with care and responsibility as a relative

Paddle Making

Paddle Making

Create your own customizable canoe paddle

Canoe Poling

Canoe Poling

Experience the grace and versatility available in the practice of traditional canoe poling

Fire & Cooking

Fire & Cooking

Learn skills and practices needed to build a safe fire and cook an entire meal in the bush

Map & Compass

Map & Compass

Where am I, and where am I going? Interpreting maps and compass bearings in new terrain.