Winter Outdoor Skills Workshop

Embrace the winter with North Star Adventures. Winter is one of my favorite seasons yet, it can be intimidating for those who are unsure of how to stay warm and dry. The winter landscape can be stunningly beautiful, peaceful, less crowded, and exhilarating. With the right clothing, mindset, and knowledge you can safely enjoy this winter wonderland. In our Winter Skills Workshop you will learn the basics of snowshoeing and cross country skiing. We will be looking at and trying … Read More

Featured Program: Snowshoeing or Skiing in Acadia National Park

Experience the grandeur of Acadia National Park with North Star Adventures. Acadia is a special place, especially in the winter.  The crowds are gone and you are left with the peaceful stillness of the winter environment. Winter is my favorite season in the park and I am delighted to be able to explore and share Acadia’s majesty. Our day begins at 8:00 AM from the Parkman Mountain trail head.  From that point we have several options.  The Parkman Bald loop … Read More

Winter Wonder in Baxter

  Ever since I moved to Maine, Baxter State Park has been one of my favorite to places to camp and hike.  The sheer beauty and wilderness setting is unparalleled in New England.  Our family and friends typically visit Baxter in late summer.  Always on my “bucket list” of adventures was a winter excursion to Baxter State Park. A few years ago, the Baxter winter trip became a reality.  Our group included my husband, Gary, and two of our more … Read More