Summer Camp is a time for kids and teenagers to step outside of their comfort zone, meet new life-long friends, try something exciting and extraordinary, and create memories that will last forever.

Maine is known as the Pine Tree State and is home to some amazing summer camps which will help your child grow and develop with experiences they can’t get anywhere else.

Below, we’ve created a directory of the summer camps available in Maine. If you’d like to learn more about a particular camp, click on the camp name and it will bring your to their website.

Co-Ed Summer Camps | Girls Only Camps | Boys Only Camps | Sports Camps | Academic Camps

Co-Ed Summer Camps in Maine

Maine Camp Experience (Belgrade Lakes Region)
Camp started in Maine more than 100 years ago and remains the destination of choice for thousands of families. Our traditions, many of which stretch back for generations, make going to a Maine camp a truly unique and unforgettable experience. Directions

Acadia Rock Climbing and Adventure Camp (Bar Harbor)
Throughout the summer Acadia Mountain Guides offers a variety of rock climbing and adventure camps for youth and teens. We invite you for a week or a summer. You may combine a variety of camps to make for a multi-week camp experience. Directions

Kamp Kohut (Oxford)
Four weeks and a lifetime of memories… Rich in the finest Maine summer camp traditions, Kamp Kohut has provided a magnificent setting and a wholesome environment for enriching lives since 1907. Directions

Hidden Valley Camp (Freedom)
Since 1948, Hidden Valley Camp (HVC) has been central to families’ lives. Located on 350 acres near the Maine coast, our international summer camp features the finest in arts and outdoor programs for children ages 8 to 14 and teens. Directions

Camp Laurel (Readfield)
Camp Laurel is divided into six campuses, three for boys and three for girls. The size of each campus allows us to provide a personal, close-knit environment with a great deal of individual attention. Directions

Camp Laurel South (Casco)
Sending a child to camp is a tremendous act of faith by parents. At Laurel South, we take that responsibility very seriously and maintain an environment that encourages both safety and health and reinforces a positive self-image. Directions

Outward Bound (Multiple Locations)
Outward Bound is the leading provider of experiential and outdoor education programs for youth and adults. Regardless of who you are or where you are from, there is an Outward Bound course at an Outward Bound School that is right for you.

Kingsley Pines Camp (Raymond)
Kingsley Pines is a coed, sleepaway summer camp on Panther Lake in Raymond, Maine for ages 8-16. We offer three 2 or 3 week sessions. Campers choose their own activities from a wide variety of aquatic, sports, arts and outdoor adventure activities. Directions

Camp Nashoba North (Raymond)
At Camp Nashoba North we believe that summer camp should provide both a sense of adventure and the opportunity for personal growth and self-exploration for all our campers. Directions

JCC Camp Kingswood (Bridgton)
Camp Kingswood is a dynamic Jewishovernight camp for girls and boys entering grades 3-11 that has provided life-changing summer experiences filled with sports, outdoor adventure, visual and performing arts, and Jewish culture for almost 100 years. Directions

Camp Pinehurst (Raymond)
Facing the sunset on the sandy shore of Crescent Lake, Camp Pinehurst is a traditional summer camp for boys and girls that emphasizes skill development, outdoor adventure, and teamwork. Directions

Girl’s Summer Camps in Maine

Tripp Lake Camp (Poland)
Tripp Lake’s towering pines and sparkling waters provide the ideal setting to foster memories, friendships and values that will last a lifetime. Founded in 1911, Tripp Lake is considered one of the finest girls’ camps in the country. Directions

Fernwood Cove (Harrison)
Maine’s first half-season all girls’ summer camp, Fernwood Cove, provides today’s girl with the ultimate sleep away camp experience.  Campers gain valuable 21st Century Skills through our traditional 3 ½ week residential camp program. Directions

Camp Kippewa for Girls (Monmouth)
Experience the finest in overnight summer camps for girls. Equestrian camp, art camp, drama camp, dance camp, sailing camp, tennis camp, waterski camp – all rolled into one! Directions

Camp Runoia (Belgrade Lakes)
Camp Runoia is unique among summer camps. It is a place you belong to and that belongs to you. At Runoia girls create treasured moments that they carry in their hearts each and every day throughout their lives. Directions

Camp Pinecliffe (Harrison)
We are focused on the individual camper, encouraging each girl to become the best that she can be. Our girls leave camp each summer, eager to return, with many happy memories of new things learned, new friends, and great experiences. Directions

Boy’s Summer Camps In Maine

Camp Winnebago (Fayette)
Winnebago has offers boys, ages 8-15, a safe, positive and creative environment where, in the spirit of fun, they develop both physically and socially through participation in a broad range of land & water sports, wilderness adventure, and individual activities. Directions

Netop Summer Camp (Casco)
Netop offers campers the best in Maine traditions. From individual and team sports to music, arts and wilderness trips, boys develop skills, gain confidence and make lasting friendships in a supportive and fun environment. Directions

Birch Rock Camp (Waterford)
Our warm, cooperative community makes us an incomparable place for boys 7 to 16, where campers pull together to master new skills and find pride in their achievements with old-fashioned fun, adventure, and a welcome break from outside pressures. Directions

Camp Cedar (Casco)
Camp Cedar has provided boys with the perfect Maine camping experience. Cedar combines a top notch athletic program with the nature and tripping opportunities that come with being nestled between the Maine coast and mountains of New Hampshire. Directions

Camp Wigwam (Waterford)
Nestled in the foothills of the White Mountains on the sandy shores of Bear Lake, Camp Wigwam offers a traditional summer camp program with particular emphasis on tennis, golf, the arts and rustic camping. Directions

Camp Cobbossee for Boys (Monmouth)
You will have stories your family will listen to but not fully understand. You will find a new, better version of yourself on Cobbossee’s sports fields, in its forest, on its lake. Mostly, it’s going to be so fun! Directions

Summer Sports Camps in Maine

US Sports Camps (Multiple Locations)
US Sports Camps’ mission remains the same as it was 42 years ago when the company was founded: to connect passionate coaches with young athletes to facilitate athletic and personal development in a positive and safe environment.

Nike Junior Golf Camps (Multiple Locations)
Improve your game and have fun at Nike Junior Golf Camps.

Camp All-Star (Kent Hill)
on the prestigious Kents Hill School campus in the beautiful Belgrade Lakes region of Maine, Camp All-Star hosts kids from around the world. When thinking about your next overnight summer camp, consider the best – Camp All-Star!

Adidas Tennis Camps (Multiple Locations)
If your child is intrigued with this “sport of a lifetime” then now is the time to nurture this interest. And there is no better way to do so than with one of our Adidas Summer Tennis Camps.

Revolution Field Hockey Camps (Girls Only; Multiple Locations)
Get personalized training from the best field hockey coaches in the country at one of our Revolution Field Hockey Camps! You’ll have loads of fun, build lifelong friendships, and dramatically improve your field hockey game during our four-day field hockey camp.

Academic Summer Camps in Maine

Maine Arts Camp (Waterville)
With top notch instruction in the visual & performing arts, cooking, and more, campers develop skills, try new activities, and make lifelong friendships. Campers connect with other kids with similar interests as part of our small, caring camp community. Directions

Acadia Institute of Oceanography (Seal Harbor)
Acadia Institute of Oceanography introduces young people to the exciting world of marine science through a unique hands-on curriculum that combines biological, physical and chemical oceanography with field, classroom, offshore, and laboratory work. Directions

If you notice that we’ve missed a camp on our list, email us at newenglanddads@gmail.com and we’ll update the listing.

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