Welcome to MAINE HIGH ADVENTURE, a challenging outdoor program for Scouts, Venture crews and private groups offered by the Katahdin Area Council of
the Boy Scouts of America. Each summer, hundreds of Scouts and youth
alike, enjoy unique backcountry experiences in northern Maine. The area
encompasses nearly 3 million acres, including Mt. Katahdin, the
Allagash Wilderness Waterway, the Penobscot watershed, the St. Croix
International Waterway, the northernmost 100 miles of the Appalachian
Trail, and many other streams and lakes. Experience the thrill of
almost 10,000 square miles of Maine woods - paddle the same waters
Henry David Thorear traveled over 150 years ago.
over 35 years, Maine High Adventure has been providing customized,
fully outfitted, guided trips for youth groups of all kinds.
Participants have come from across the country and the world to
experience the type of backcountry adventure that is becoming more and
more scarce each day. We take the headaches out of your logistics...All
you need to bring is your personal gear and we provide the rest,
including food, camping equipment, van transportation, and a
fully-trained "Matagamon guide" who will accompany your group
throughout the duration of your experience.
Grow your group's teamwork, leadership and outdoor skills! Take part in the tremendous program that is MAINE HIGH ADVENTURE.