Kieve Camp for Boys; Wavus Camp for Girls | Summer Programs

Kieve Camp for Boys; Wavus Camp for Girls


Located 60 miles northeast of Portland on a peninsula in Damariscotta Lake, these traditional brother and sister camps offer noncompetitive sports, waterfront activities, arts and crafts, nature activities and a ropes course. In addition, all boys and girls take part in wilderness trips around New England that range from two days to three weeks. A separate program, Kieve West, is a 23-day coeducational wilderness trek in Colorado for older campers ages 16-18.

General Info

Name Kieve Camp for Boys; Wavus Camp for Girls
Location Nobleboro, ME
Year-round Contacts 207-563-5172
Program Focuses & Features Adventure Travel, Aquatics, Archery, Baseball, Basketball, Boating, Canoeing, Climbing Wall, Community Service, Conservation, Cooking, Crafts, Exploration, Fishing, Football, Hiking, Kayaking, Lacrosse, Mountain Trips, Mountaineering, Music, Outdoor Education, Photography, Rappelling, Riflery, Rock Climbing, Ropes Course, Sailing, Sea Cruises, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Theater, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball, Watersports, White-water Rafting, Wilderness Camping, Wilderness Canoeing, Woodcraft
Age Range Residential — Coed Ages 8-16
Application Deadline Rolling
Director Henry R. Kennedy, Executive Director
Residential Fee $2850-5700, 1½-3½ weeks.
Year Established 1926
Dates & Sessions June-Aug; 2 sessions, 1½-3½ weeks long


Henry R. Kennedy, Executive Director