Camp Forest is announcing a fantastic opportunity to be the first organized expedition on the new HIll to Sea Trail from /unity to Belfast on the Rail Trail. July 23 – July 30. It is a day and overnight expedition for children old enough to hike a full… Read More
    “A life-changing youth program teaching enjoyable and healthy outdoor experiences, while fostering personal development… The Junior Maine Guide Program is a uniquely Maine and legendary wilderness camping skills program designed to foster rewarding, enjoyable and healthy outdoor living experiences for youth ages 9 – 18. Its progressive… Read More
    Come explore your creative side in an all-outdoor experience of artistic fun! Dye cloth with things you find growing in the woods, sketch on mushrooms, paint with mud and bark, and make your crafts beautiful with decorative carving, feathers, glazes, or paint. The wilderness is a perfect place… Read More
    Camp Forest in Brooks, will be offering CANOE RIDES at the BROOKS FIELD DAY on JULY 4. Camp Forest is a wilderness Day and Expedition Camp in Brooks. The first Camp week of the Summer 2014 will be using their wilderness and art skills to create a FLOAT… Read More
    There are 12 advanced skills, each with its own badge, to earn the hand embroidered EAGLE AWARD. This is a dedicated week for campers that already have basic wilderness skills. They will focus on the advanced skills required such as bow drill fires, knots, basket making and the… Read More
    A wonderful first expedition, the Beaver Expedition offers five days of exploring the headwaters of the Passagassawaukeg River in Brooks, Maine. The expedition begins at Camp Forest on Monday morning. After packing all the necessary gear and practicing with it a bit, we hike to Half Moon Pond… Read More
    The 2014 summer at Camp Forest will start with the quintessential Maine Family Canoe Trip! Arrive at Camp Forest on Monday morning June 23and travel by car to the “put in” at Lobster Lake. Follow a piece of the Wabanaki Trail that Henry David Thoreau and his… Read More
    Camp Forest is a day and expeditions Camp in Brooks Maine. July 7th begins the second week of Day Camp. If you have a child aged 7-17 who loves to be outdoors and desires to learn wilderness skills, this is the CAMP. Day Camp begins at 9 am… Read More
    Camp Forest, a wilderness Day and Expedition Camp in Brooks, Maine has begun accepting registrations for the summer of 2014. Day Camp, Special skills weeks, an expedition to the Wabanaki Trail, and our long term favorite expedition, the Beaver Expedition. Register on line at www.campforestmaine.com, or call for… Read More
    A wonderful first expedition, the Beaver Expedition offers five days of exploring the headwaters of the Passagassawaukeg River in Brooks, Maine. The expedition begins at Camp Forest on Monday morning. After packing all the necessary gear and practicing with it a bit, we hike to Half Moon Pond… Read More
    A wonderful first expedition, the Beaver Expedition offers five days of exploring the headwaters of the Passagassawaukeg River in Brooks, Maine. The expedition begins at Camp Forest on Monday morning. After packing all the necessary gear and practicing with it a bit, we hike to Half Moon Pond… Read More
    Help construct a Girl Rescue Center in Kenya! These girls are often forced into FGM and Marriage as early as 4 to men as old as 50! School? They often never get the chance to even learn to read! Learn more here…http://www.expandingopportunities.org/girlchild/akgr.html It’s not too late to… Read More
    A special week set aside for Camp Forest Campers who have already received their Osprey badge to work toward their Eagle. We will work on advanced skills like advanced knife safety, bow drill fire and waterproof shelters. 9-4 Monday thru Friday $175 some… Read More
    Travel to the North Woods of Maine and practice primitive skills in a pristine environment. This expedition will enhance your relationship with your child as you meet challenges together. FIVE DAYS COST: 1 Parent, 1 Child $1,000 2 Parents, 1 Child $1,500 additional… Read More
    Come to the 4th of July Celebration in Brooks! Following the parade, Camp Forest, A local youth primitive skills camp will be offering canoe rides for kids and face painting. Meet the camp staff and sign up for a week of summer camp! Donations greatly appreciated. Read More
    Searsmont Troop 533 held their Badge Ceremony on May 22nd at the Searsmont Community Center. The Troop worked hard selling cookies this year. Thank you to all who purchased cookies. With a portion of the profits from their cookie sale, they chose to give a $200 donation to… Read More
    BROOKS, Maine — Camp Forest was awarded $ 1,050 in grant funding from United Mid-Coast Charities. Beverly Stone, director of Expanding Opportunities, accepted the award from Lee Woodward on April 26. The funds will be used to provide full or partial camperships for children to attend Camp Forest… Read More
    BROOKS, Maine — Adam Stone of Camp Forest is now a Registered Maine Guide. The Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife manages the Registered Maine Guide Program. To become a Maine Guide an individual must pass rigorous written and oral examinations. Stone will conduct family expeditions… Read More
    Monday through Friday: Wilderness Day Camp. This special week along with a usual camp session, Camp Forest campers design and build a Float for the July 4 parade in Brooks, Old and new campers are invited to ride the float or walk alongside. Camp Forest in Brooks… Read More