North Woods Adventure 

All Inclusive Price: $380

Dates: August 24-26

Are you excited to start your college journey with exploring one of the most iconic destinations in Maine? Join Maine Bound as we adventure into the beautiful Northern Maine wilderness along the famous Golden Road. Students will spend 2 nights camping alongside fellow first year students at Big Eddy Campground. During their 3 day adventure students will have the opportunity to summit the iconic Mount Katahdin, paddle the roaring Penobscot River, or hike in the beautiful Baxter State Park. This trip is designed to provide new students with the opportunity to meet other first year students, explore the wilderness and to have a great college experience before starting school!

Trip Itinerary

Wednesday, August 24

  • 10:00am-12:00pm: Drop off your belongings at your residence hall.
  • 12:00pm: Meet your group at the New Balance Recreation Center and depart for the Big Eddy Campground.

Tuesday, August 25: Small group activities (rock climbing, hiking, paddling, etc.)

Wednesday, August 26: Participate in final morning activities and return to UMaine by 3:00pm for Maine Hello!

Accommodations: Tents 

To Register: Please call us at 207-581-1794 or visit our registration page