Maine Adventure Vacations for Groups: Rafting and So Much More.
An outstanding group destination for over 35 years.

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Group programs held at the Northern Outdoors Adventure Resort in The Forks.


Let us help your next group outing be a huge success by turning it into a fantastic adventure getaway! What kind of group event are you planning? Choose from bachelor or bachelorette parties, family reunions, birthday and anniversary celebrations, corporate retreats, company outings, college and secondary school programs and team building adventure education. Northern Outdoors Adventure Resort in The Forks, with its diverse lodging choices, a full-service restaurant and the acclaimed Kennebec River Brewery, can accommodate groups from 10 to 300. Separate meeting spaces and large cabins grouped in clusters round out your perfect ingredients for an incredible year round group adventure destination.

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Corporate Groups


An Ideal Location for Breakthrough Sessions & Team Building Success!

Northern Outdoors is known for offering organizations tremendous value, unique outdoor activity options, excellent food and beverages, and highly personalized attention. Customized packages are available for corporate retreats, company outings and adventure-based education programs year-round at the Northern Outdoors Adventure Resort in The Forks, Maine.

College Groups


College Students Learn Leadership and a Whole Lot More

Our custom outdoor leadership programs can range from a one-day college sports team trip and student orientation to more complex, multi-day curriculum-based programs. We work with you to create an experiential education program to teach your students a variety of skills in the fields of outdoor recreation sports, recreation leadership, risk management, sustainable tourism, group dynamics, team building, and much more.

Maine Weddings


Find out why Northern Outdoors is a popular wedding venue in the spring and fall! Hassle-free planning, professional catering, and tons of fun with diverse outdoor recreation activities that the entire wedding party and guests can do–now that’s a great adventure wedding!


Celebrate Your Final Days of Singledom with Your Friends

The secret is out! Northern Outdoors is one of the most popular places in New England for fantastic bachelor and bachelorette parties. Custom group party getaway packages are available.



Get ‘em Outside for a Fantastic Maine Adventure

We offer a variety of options for youth groups with our sister company, Adventure Bound, just 3 miles from Northern Outdoors Adventure Resort in The Forks. Adventure Bound is Maine’s only alcohol-free adventure company focused on providing the very best in adventure programs, activities, and facilities to youth groups, camps, church groups, Boy Scouts, private and public schools, and families (ages 8+).



Share your love of the outdoors with your family! Northern Outdoors has adventures geared specifically for you and your action family.



Bring 15 friends and you go rafting FREE! For every 15 full-paying guests you organize, the 16th party member rafts for FREE, plus other exclusive specials for the group leader!