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Winter Camping 2


When is it?

9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

February Break: February 20-23, 2018 (Tuesday-Friday)

 Where is it?

Students will be picked up and dropped off at the Rippleffect office (159 State Street, Portland). Rippleffect will provide transportation to a variety of locations.

What is included?

  • Professional instructors with a 1 to 7 instructor to student ratio
  • Integrated environmental science, outdoor living skills, team building and leadership curriculum
  • Transportation to activity sites
  • Hot beverages
  • Extra warm layers and winter gear
  • Snowshoes and sleds


  • Snowshoe in Bradbury State Park
  • Go cross country skiing
  • Explore local beach ecology and tide pools
  • Go sledding on local sled hills
  • Learn navigation skills through interactive scavenger hunts
  • Learn winter wilderness skills
  • Tie knots
  • Build fires
  • Set up a winter base camp
  • Practice Leave No Trace principles
  • Play games that help make new friends