Camp Chewonki for Boys; Camp Chewonki for Girls



Chewonki's single-gender camps for boys and girls offer formalized instruction in the following areas: nature, camp craft, canoeing, sailing, kayaking, art, swimming, tennis, field sports, archery, farming and organic gardening, woodworking and photography. Programming emphasizes natural history and ecology, as well as wilderness canoeing, mountain and sailing trips.

General Info

Name Camp Chewonki for Boys; Camp Chewonki for Girls
Location Wiscasset, ME
Year-round Contacts 207-882-7323
Program Focuses & Features Archery, Baseball, Basketball, Canoeing, Conservation, Crafts, Drama, Ecology, Environmental Science, Exploration, Hiking, Kayaking, Marine Biology/Studies, Mountain Trips, Mountaineering, Photography, Ropes Course, Sailing, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Wilderness Camping, Wilderness Canoeing, Woodcraft
Age Range Residential — Boys Ages 8-15, Girls 8-16
Application Deadline Rolling
Director Garth Altenburg & Abby Burbank, Directors
Residential Fee $1200-8000, 1-7 weeks.
Year Established 1915
Sponsor Chewonki Foundation
Dates & Sessions June-Aug; 7 sessions, 1-7 weeks long


Garth Altenburg & Abby Burbank, Directors