Thursday - Saturday, March 1-3 2018

NorthWoods Stewardship Center, East Charleston VT

Friday, March 1

10:30 AM 

Registration, welcome

Orientation, ice-breakers - Let’s get to know this place and each other

12:00 PM: Lunch!

Head into woods to cook food on a campfire! Brrrritoes

Snow pilin' and camp set-up - Make our cozy base camp

2:00 PM

Agreements - How do we want to be together on this trip?

2:30 PM

XC skiing NorthWoods trails - BYO skis or borrow a pair from NorthWoods

5:00 PM

Dinner prep and dig quinzee

5:30 PM

Dinner and clean up - Lasagna, salad in the NorthWoods lodge

7:00 PM

S’mores on the campfire - Along with  fireside games, songs, and stories

9:00 PM

Back to the bunk house - Showers, reading, free time

10:00 PM

Quiet time - Option to spend the night in quinzee!

11:00 PM

Get some rest


Friday, March 2

7:00 AM

Rise and shine! - Breakfast prep in the lodge: eggs and oatmeal

7:30 AM

Breakfast in lodge

8:30 AM

Yoga or free time - Optional yoga class in the lodge, otherwise folks are around the bunkhouse

9:30 AM

Snowshoe: Tracking and tree ID

Possibility of loading into Northwoods van and going to Victory Bog, otherwise we’ll be on NorthWoods’ awesome trails. BYO snowshoes or borrow from NorthWoods.


Back at camp to begin lunch prep - Grilled cheese sandwiches, tomato soup

1:00 PM

Lunch at our camp

1:30 PM

Crafting: coal burned burl bowls - Make a beautiful wild-crafted bowl as a momento of this trip

3:00 PM

Ice skating/ice fishing on NW pond option - BYO ice skates, or continue to work on crafting projects

4:30 PM

Games and hot chocolate - Warming up and having fun in the lodge

5:15 PM

Hike down to the boat launch - We’ll visit the Clyde River and watch the sunset

6:00 PM

Dinner prep and dinner - Pasta and garlic bread and salad

7:30 PM

Full moon sit spot - So lucky to have a full moon on this trip!

8:00 PM

Moonlight hike or sledding - Epic fun

9:00 PM

Back in lodge - Winding down after another adventure filled day

10:00 PM

Quiet time

11:00 PM

Get some rest


Saturday, March 3

7:00 AM

Rise and shine! - Breakfast prep in lodge

7:30 AM

Breakfast in lodge - Granola, bagels, fruit

8:30 AM

Yoga or free time

9:30 AM

One more XC ski!

11:00 AM

Leave No Trace check

11:30 AM

Closing circle - A chance to share some final thoughts and stories

12:00 PM

Pack lunch and head home - Sandwiches to go and goodbyes.

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All teens regardless of family income are welcome. Generous financial assistance is available so be sure to ask.

You do not need a PayPal account to pay online. Please call our office if you have any questions about the registration process: 802-454-8500