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November 2018

Custom Certification Courses

November 27, 2018 @ 8:00 AM - December 31, 2019 @ 5:00 PM

Is your organization, team or community looking for a CPR, First Aid, Wilderness First Responder or Wilderness First Aid class? Contact North Star Adventures to book your course today. All courses are taught by Nancy Zane. Nancy is a WEMT and teaches emergency medicine at the Waldo County Technical Center. She is also a Maine Recreational and Sea Kayak Guide, and a Leave No Trace Master Educator. She has been working and playing in the backcountry for over 25 years!…

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June 2019

Custom Adventures: Create Your Personal Maine Experience

June 30, 2019 @ 8:00 AM - November 25, 2020 @ 5:00 PM
Unity, Maine Unity, ME United States + Google Map

North Star Adventures will work with you to create your own custom paddling (lake, river or ocean), hiking, biking, backpacking, skiing, snowshoeing or multi-sport adventure.We offer private instruction for one as well as group events for up to twelve. Prices vary according to lodging and location. Are you looking for a remote primitive experience or are you more interested in staying at an inn or base camp and venturing from there? Half, full and multi-day excursions are available.  When possible…

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October 2019

Adventures in the Arts: October Knitting Retreat

October 11 @ 2:00 PM - October 13 @ 5:00 PM
Pocomoonshine Lake Alexander, ME United States + Google Map

Spend a glorious October weekend in Maine on a remote lake surrounded by vibrant colors and glistening blue water. Explore the brilliance of the Maine woods in autumn.  Let Maine guide Nancy Zane take you on a quiet paddle in the waters of Pocomoonshine or, perhaps hike the water's edge.  Immerse yourself in the peaceful grace of the water, colors, sounds, sights and smells of mid-October. Observe the wildlife as they migrate south or prepare for the long Maine winter…

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May 2020

On Water Medical Scenarios & Emergency Management

May 23, 2020 @ 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Castine, Maine Castine, ME United States + Google Map

Join North Star Adventures for a day of medical scenarios, and sea kayak emergency management on the water. If you are a paddler and have a minimum of basic first aid certification then this course is something you will want to check out! This is a great way to dust of the rust and practice those skills you learned when you took your first aid class. Practice your wilderness medical skills in the environment in which you recreate or work. …

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June 2020

Backcountry Medical Scenarios

June 13, 2020 @ 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Unity, Maine Unity, ME United States + Google Map

Do you have a current WFA, WFR or EMT certification?  Are you a backcountry medic, guide, outdoor leader? This field based course is designed for those with a current WFA certification or higher. Spend the day practicing your Wilderness Medical skills in Camden Hills State Park. We will  meet at the Maiden Cliff Trailhead at 8:00 am.  Our will hike will begin at the Maiden Cliff Trailhead. From there we will continue on the Ridge Trail to Ocean Lookout and…

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