Chewonki
For High School Juniors
Camp for ages 8-15
Camp for ages 8-15
Expeditions for ages 14-18
For school groups of all ages
Serving schools, libraries, and groups across Maine
A multi-year mentorship program serving students in RSU1
Experiential learning for ages 18+
For everyone!

Training with the Best to Prepare for the Worst

According to Greg Shute, Chewonki’s Director of Northwoods and Coastal Properties, it was 1992 when Chewonki first hosted a Wilderness First Responder (WFR) course taught by Wilderness Medical Associates International.  Since then, Chewonki remains one of WMAI’s longest-standing hosts, and the “Winter WFR at the Wonk ” is considered one of the more challenging courses around.  That’s mostly because of the weather, but it’s balanced by Chewonki being known as one of the warmest and most welcoming host sites anywhere on the circuit.  

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