Posts tagged Wilderness
2019 Summer Trippleffect Multi-Sport Trek | Ages 15–18

Rippleffect now offers four seasons of outdoor adventure through our Treks program. Lace up your boots and grab a paddle for this ten-day wilderness adventure that begins with backpacking and rock climbing in the White Mountains before heading to the ocean for a multi-day sea-kayaking expedition. 

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Cow Island Environmental Leadership Program (CELP) | Current 8th-10th Grade Students

Our twelve-day Cow Island Environmental Leadership Program (CELP) teaches local high school students skills to help cope with challenging situations, recognize their individual potential, and become an effective leader among their peers and in their community.

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ROLE After School Programs

Rippleffect believes that hands-on education in outdoor classrooms is fundamental to the healthy development of citizens and communities. Rippleffect Outdoor Leadership Education (ROLE) brings the best of Rippleffect’s curriculum to local middle schools during the fall, winter, spring and late spring quarters of each year. Our guides travel to participating schools one afternoon each week to teach leadership and outdoor skills.

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School Leadership & Orientations

Rippleffect believes that hands-on education in outdoor classrooms is fundamental to the healthy development of citizens and communities. Rippleffect is committed to providing outdoor adventure and experiential education in outdoor classrooms to Maine youth. Rippleffect school orientations and leadership programs are intended to instill students with a sense of confidence and cohesiveness as a class. 

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April Break Program | Ages 11–13

Our School Vacation Adventure Camps occur during the school vacation weeks in February and April and integrate leadership, environmental studies, outdoor living skills, and team building into a FUN educational experience. For our April Break Camp daily activities include rock climbing, zip lining, and exploring local beach ecology and tide pools. 

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February Break Day Camp | Ages 10–12 

Our School Vacation Adventure Camps occur during the school vacation weeks in February and April and integrate leadership, environmental studies, outdoor living skills, and team building into a FUN educational experience. For our February Break Camp daily activities include snowshoeing in Bradbury State Park, learning navigational skills through interactive scavenger hunts, cross country skiing, and much more. 

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Cow Islanders | Ages 11-13

In this week-long overnight program, Islanders will sea kayak, explore the Cow Island challenge course, play intensely fun games, and learn wilderness camping and cooking skills. Students will put their new outdoor living skills to practice on a one-night paddle to a neighboring Casco Bay island.

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