COLLEGE PROGRAMS

From Outdoor Recreation Leadership courses to team building retreats, we offer customized college programs for students, teachers and athletes. A few Outdoor Rec Leaders have stayed on to become Registered Maine Whitewater Guides. Please see more information on Northern Outdoors College Programs and enjoy these team building stories and photos. Share your Maine adventure photos with #NorthernOutdoors to be featured in our taproom.

Johnson & Wales University Providence College of Hospitality Management students spend 8 days adventuring in Maine, learning navigation skills, team building activities, and adventure resort management. From hiking, biking and rock climbing in Acadia National Park to whitewater rafting, hiking and tackling the ropes course at Northern Outdoors. ...

My soccer team from Wheaton College spent two nights with Northern Outdoors as a bonding activity and participated in an amazing rafting trip as well as a beautiful hike to Moxie Falls. Rating: Excellent Zuzka C. San Francisco, CA See: Video and photos of Wheaton College Women's Soccer Team on the river....

Name: Brent Arsenault Hometown: Freeport, Maine Age of First Rafting Trip: 18 Year you started guiding at Northern Outdoors: 2002 What type of guiding do you do? Whitewater Rafting, Hiking, Leadership Programs What do you enjoy most about working at Northern Outdoors? I'm so fortunate to work and play outside in the mountains and rivers with...

Name: Sandi Howard Hometown: Windham, Maine Age of First Rafting Trip: 20 Year you started guiding at Northern Outdoors: 1997 What type of guiding do you do? Whitewater Rafting, Hiking, Leadership Programs What do you enjoy most about working at Northern Outdoors? Northern has a great philosophy that centers on great adventures, exploring beautiful rivers and...

“All of this is outside my comfort zone. So each activity feels like a big accomplishment.” Christa, studying for her Bachelor of Science in Nursing, gets right to the heart of Keene State’s Outdoor Rec Leadership course. Led by Brent Arsenault and Sandi Howard, two veteran Northern Outdoors guides, the course...

We're fortunate to be involved in a lot of cool things here at Northern Outdoors, and we're super excited to announce this great course now open to for public registration!Date: May 16-22, 2010 (Must Register in Advance) Outdoor Leadership Course through Keene State College College Credit Earn "Leave No Trace Certification" ...