CRX is an outdoor based program with an emphasis on encouraging kids to have fun while exercising outdoors. CRX offers exciting and healthy activities over an eight-week period ranging from white water rafting, canoeing, hiking, fishing, two-weeks of kayaking, biking, swimming and camping. CRX exposes participants to some of the most beautiful spots that Aroostook, Piscataquis, Hancock and Penobscot counties have to offer. CRX teaches the fundamental skills associated with every activity that is offered throughout this exciting summer program.
CRX is for youths entering the 6th, 7th. 8th or 9th grades, and promotes exciting recreational opportunities throughout Maine. Week 3, Kayaking Intro, will allow kids entering 5th grade to participate.
Upon registering, beginning May 1, 2013, participants will be provided a detailed itinerary and recommended gear list for each week’s activity. The Caribou Parks and Registration Department has the right to add, delete, or swap programs based upon registration demand. (Note the non-resident $125 annual fee does not apply to any CRX program)
W.O.W. @ Acadia National Park
July 23 – July 25
Cost: $200.00 Resident $225.00 Non-Resident
**New** Bar Harbor, Maine!!! This two-night three-day excursion will surely make you a Wild Outdoor Women! Upon arrival we will take a guided kayak tour in Frenchman’s Bay, the following day we will take a guided rock climbing trip to the famed Otter Cliffs. That afternoon we will hike the exhilarating Bee Hive and then soak our toes in the sand of Sand Beach. On Thursday before departing participants will start their day with a leisurely bike ride on the famous carriage roads