Pine Tree Council - 2019 OKPIK

2019 OKPIK

Event Details

OKPIK Maine

Camp Hinds offers a beautiful setting for your OKPIK adventure. It's location on Panther Pond in Raymond, Maine is ideally suited for this exciting winter camping program. Your trip begins at our lodge, where you will spend Friday night before heading out on the trail.

OKPIK Maine offers:

  • Backpacking style trail food
  • Trained OKPIK guides to accompany your crew
  • Hundreds of acres at and around Camp Hinds in Raymond, Maine
  • Cold weather first aid and camping training
  • Sleds, skies, snowshoes and other cold weather camping gear is provided
  • Emergency Radio communication
  • Shower facilitiy in our heated lodge
  • OKPIK Trading Post

Shelter Building
Learn to build your own quinzee or thermal shelter out of snow and natural materials. A quinzee will remain at a cozy 25 degrees even when the temperature outside is far below zero!

Snow-Shoeing
The orignial method of travel in the Maine woods, snow-shoeing is still a fun and efficient way to get where you need to go in the snow! Miles of scenic trails allow all abilities to enjoy Maine's beauty.

Meals
Our trail meals are designed for ease of preparation and cleanup using bckpacking stoves. A abundant variety of high calorie will keep you warm all weekend!

 

 


Scott Martin
Camp Hinds Ranger
scott.martin2@scouting.org
207-318-8754
Pine Tree Council Scout Center
146 Plains Road
Raymond, Maine 04071
Email: scoutinfo@pinetreebsa.org
Phone: 207-797-5252
When & Where
Multiple sessions to choose from
OKPIK Weekend #1
Camp William Hinds

Friday 01-04-2019 5:00 PM to
Sunday 01-06-2019 12:00 PM
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OKPIK Weekend #2
Camp William Hinds

Friday 01-11-2019 5:00 PM to
Sunday 01-13-2019 12:00 PM
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Cancelled OKPIK Weekend #3 Cancelled
Camp William Hinds

Friday 01-25-2019 5:00 PM to
Sunday 01-27-2019 12:00 PM
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OKPIK Weekend #4
Camp William Hinds

Friday 02-01-2019 5:00 PM to
Sunday 02-03-2019 12:00 PM
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OKPIK Weekend #5
Camp William Hinds

Friday 02-08-2019 5:00 PM to
Sunday 02-10-2019 12:00 PM
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