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Youth Program

18th Annual Maine National Guard Youth Camp 2017 was AMAZING!

Youth Camp 2014

For Currently Serving Maine Military Members and Their Immediate Family

Two One week Sessions in July

The Maine National Guard Youth Camp is designed to offer an active, healthy environment where military children will grow in confidence, character, and friendships with other military youth. Activities include rappelling, archery, kayaking, a confidence course, an overnight bivouac, arts & crafts, hiking, and swimming, campfires with skits and songs, and plenty of good food.

Bog Brook Training Site, Gilead, Maine
A place where friends meet and memories are made 

CAMPERS

Campers Ages 9-15
Activities include rappelling, archery, kayaking, a confidence course, an overnight bivouacs, arts & crafts, hiking, and swimming, campfires with skits and songs, plenty of good food, native animals to see and touch, as well as wilderness classes.

Space is limited to 90 campers each week so register today!

VOLUNTEER

Junior Counselors 16-18
Junior Counselors serve a key role in helping mentor younger children. They also gain valuable training and experience in leadership that they can used on resumes, volunteer service hours, and college applications. Selections will be made after mandatory training. Those who register will get full details on that training via mail after registration is received. ALL JCs need to attend the Teen Symposium that in the Spring.

Adult Volunteers
Military members and their families are needed to make camp possible! Roles include counselors, kitchen staff, logistics staff, administrative staff, medical and activity personnel (kayaking, hiking, lifeguards, teambuilding, archery, etc.) Security screening of all staff and training will be conducted. More details are on the JSS registration website.