Intro to Backpacking

Overview Join us for a comprehensive one-day workshop designed to enhance your wilderness backpacking skills. Whether you're planning a short getaway or an extended expedition, our expert instructors will guide […]

Map & Compass: Staying Found

Join Northstar Adventures for a transformative Map & Compass Navigation Workshop, a unique opportunity to master the timeless art of traditional navigation. Ideal for outdoor enthusiasts, Maine Guides, and anyone eager to enhance their wilderness exploration skills, this workshop promises a day filled with learning, adventure, and the rediscovery of basic yet crucial tools. From interpreting maps to harnessing the simple power of the compass, you'll gain invaluable skills to confidently venture into remote locations. Whether you're navigating the dense Maine woods or planning your next backcountry adventure, equip yourself with the knowledge to go further. Don't miss this chance to connect with nature and empower your explorations. Register now for an unforgettable experience with Northstar Adventures!

Outdoor Baking

Dive into the delightful world of outdoor baking with North Star Adventures and the Androscoggin Land Trust on July 13th, 2024. From the warmth of freshly baked cinnamon rolls to the rustic charm of cornbread and pizza under the open sky, this Outdoor Baking Class is an invitation to elevate your wilderness meals into extraordinary culinary experiences. Learn to master Dutch ovens, fry bakes, and reflector ovens in the serene backdrop of nature, crafting delicious treats that bring comfort and joy to any adventure. Whether you're a seasoned explorer or a culinary enthusiast seeking to blend baking with the beauty of the outdoors, this class promises a day of learning, laughter, and unforgettable flavors. Join us for a journey where good food and great company turn the great outdoors into a gourmet kitchen under the trees.

SOLO Urban First Aid

Step into the world of preparedness with SOLO's Urban First Aid course, tailored for those eager to navigate urban emergencies with confidence and skill. This essential training is designed not for the wilderness explorer, but for everyday heroes walking the city streets. From assessing emergency scenes and managing soft tissue injuries to addressing severe allergic reactions and more, this course equips you with the knowledge to make a difference until EMS arrives. Perfect for individuals across all walks of life seeking to bolster their emergency response capabilities without venturing into the backcountry. Join us and transform into a confident first responder, ready to tackle urban medical emergencies with poise and competence.

Northern Region River Clean Up

French Falls Recreation Area French Falls Lane, Jay, ME, United States

Agenda TBD, this event could move to another day in the month to coordinate with the Maine Warden Service Landowner Appreciation Clean up Day.