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Adventures in Art: Inn to Inn Sea Kayaking & Writing with Stephanie Wade

June 22 - June 25

The Maine coast has been an inspiration for writers and for centuries. The craggy coastline, mist enshrouded lighthouses, seals, lobster boats and buoys will be your backdrop for this 3 night 4 day writing expedition.

Half & Full Day Paddle Adventures: Available every day from June 25th – August 17th

June 25

Half and Full day Paddle Adventures:  Are you looking to experience the beauty of inland Maine? North Star Adventures will take you on either a full or half day paddle experience. Are you staying Down East, central, southern, or in western Maine?   We can put together a plan and meet at an inland lake or waterway near you. If you’d rather paddle on the ocean we can arrange that as well. We will take you to the quiet corners of…

Women’s Lake Paddling Adventure

July 9 @ 8:00 AM - July 12 @ 5:00 PM

The Rangeley Lakes Region is one of my favorite locations in Maine. If you like lakes, 4000’ mountains and quaint villages then this trip is for you! We will be travelling by tandem and single kayak from island to island stopping at sand beaches along the way for swimming and lunch. Nights will be spent camping in either island or main land sites on the preserve. The night sky is amazing. Be prepared to be dazzled by the intensity and…

Exploration in Art: Canoeing and woodworking with Jim MacDonald, Unity Pond

July 19 @ 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Learn woodworking skills both by watching and doing as we each create a beautiful and fully functional maple cutting board.

Leave No Trace Ocean Paddling

July 21 - July 22

During this two day course participants will learn and teach the principles of Leave No Trace. We will discuss the impact of human activity on the ocean and island environments. Each participant will be required to present a short (15-20 minute) class on one of the principles of Leave No Trace. We will camping on and exploring the Islands off the coast of Maine.

Adventures in Art: Lake Paddling, Hiking & Painting with Rachel Littlefield

August 1 - August 3

Spend four unforgettable days in the Rangeley Lakes Region of Western Maine. Known for remote islands, and 4000’ mountains this is a perfect venue to challenge yourself physically, mentally and creatively.

Sea Kayaking with Friends of Sears Island

August 4 @ 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Join North Star Adventures and Friends of Sears Island for an introduction to Sea Kayaking on August 4th.  We will spend two hours learning paddling technique as we explore Sears Island from the water.  You may want to bring binoculars for watching sea birds and scouting for seals.  If you have always wanted to sea kayak but don't own a boat or are nervous about paddling in the bay now is the time to learn how to safely paddle and…

Exploration in Art: Hiking and Touch Drawing with Susan Bakaley Marshall and Chris Marshall

August 5 @ 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Making art is like walking in the forest: we slow down, come back to ourselves, yield to a deeper source of knowing.

Adventures in Art: Documentary Photography with Sarah Rice

August 13 @ 8:00 AM - August 16 @ 5:00 PM

Join us for this extraordinary opportunity to create, through film, a story of the Moosehead Lake region. Photographer Sarah Rice will guide you through the process of creating the story of this spectacular area of the Maine highlands. We will explore by tandem sea kayak, steamship, and foot. Conditions permitting, we may have the opportunity to do some snorkeling to see what treasures lie within the shallows of Moosehead Lake. Sarah rice is a documentary and editorial photographer based in…

Women’s Backpacking

August 21 - August 24

If you have always dreamed of backpacking but aren’t sure where to go or who do go with than this trip is for you. Yes, you will work hard but, you will have the experience of a lifetime.

Exploration in Art: Sea Kayaking & Nature Journaling with Cloe Chunn

September 8 @ 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Explore Penobscot Bay and the Holbrook Island area with North Star Adventures and Cloe Chunn. Cloe is a co-founder of the Maine Master Naturalist Program. Spend the day in the company of Harbor seals, osprey, guillemots, eiders, loons, and cormorants.  Launching from Brooksville, Maine we will spend the day observing and recording the tranquility of Maine islands and critters that make them their home. Nature journaling allows you to gain a deeper respect and awareness for the beauty and fragility of…

Adventures in Art: Hiking & Writing with Stephanie Wade

October 12 - October 14

Experience the Grand Canyon of the East as we explore the Gulf Hagas region of Maine. We will camp on the Pleasant River. After an evening around a bonfire and stargazing you will be rocked to sleep by the gentle rhythm of the river.

Adventures in Art: Hiking, Movement & Dance with Shana Bloomstein

October 19 - October 21

A weekend retreat with Nancy Zane & Shana Bloomstein that will integrate Yoga, creative movement, massage, visual art and journaling with our explorations of the natural world.

Women’s Winter Weekend

February 16, 2019 @ 2:00 PM - February 18, 2019 @ 5:00 PM

Frost Mountain Yurts in Brownfield Maine is our destination for the 2019 Women's Winter Weekend!   Spend a cozy weekend nestled in the Maine woods.  I can't imagine a more wonderful place to spend a winter weekend.  Warm accomodations, great company, fantastic food, beautiful scenery and amazing skiing. Mountain View Yurt is a 1/2 mile ski, or snowshoe, from the check in area. We will have sleds available to pull our gear.  All trails leave directly from our front door with…

Maine Adventures for your Special Celebration

March 26, 2019 @ 12:00 AM - 1:00 AM

  Celebrate your marriage in a unique way. Maine offers you and your wedding party incredible outdoor adventure opportunities.  Kayak the rocky coast of Maine and spend the night on an island.  Backpack the mountains of Maine's Katahdin region and hike part of the Appalachian Trail. Canoe wilderness lakes and camp on secluded sand beaches. Cross-country ski with hut-to-hut options. Our nightly accommodations can range from wilderness camping to quaint New England B&B's. We can also design your own multi-option…

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Design your own adventure

January 1, 2020

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