Great Glen Trails to offer active outdoors camp for kids

Great Glen Trails Outdoor Center is offering a 3-day outdoor activities camp in mid-August for kids entering sixth through eighth grades this fall. The camp will take advantage of Great Glen’s scenic trail system, mountain bike rentals and paddling program, and be led by longtime Great Glen ski, kayak and outdoor program instructor, Sue Wemyss.

The camp will meet for activities at Great Glen on Tuesday, August 18 from noon – 5:00 p.m. with a hike up to the Carter Notch Hut as well as some team challenges and swimming. On Wednesday, August 19, the camp will meet at 9:00 a.m. for mountain biking, lunch (bring your own) swimming and additional team games until 4:00 p.m.. The third and final day on Thursday, August 20 will be from 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. and will consist of river kayaking on the Androscoggin River, for point-to-point kayaking.

The camp is limited to ten participants and pre-registration by August 15th is required. Cost for all 3 days is just $99.00 and includes a rental bike and helmet from Great Glen (if needed), all paddling equipment and transportation from Great Glen Trails to the Androscoggin River.

For more information or to register, please contact Sue at Great Glen Trails: (603) 466-2333; ext. 148.

Great Glen Trails Outdoor Center, in Pinkham Notch, New Hampshire, is located at the base of the Mt. Washington Auto Road. Offering an abundance of outdoor activities for all skill levels, the Center has programs and resources for adventure in every season in the White Mountains. For more information, visit GreatGlenTrails.

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