L.L.Bean – Two-Night Maine Island Kayak Camping Trip
August 6 @ 8:00 am - August 8 @ 5:00 pm
Paddle among the stunning islands of Maine, surrounded by marine wildlife, working lobster boats and lovely scenery on this kayak camping adventure. This trip is offered in partnership with Maine Coast Heritage Trust which protects special places up and down the coast of Maine, from Kittery to Lubec.
Your trip will begin at the L.L.Bean Paddling Center on Casco Bay. From here, you will paddle a stable kayak to a picturesque island for a picnic lunch.
You’ll then kayak to the island base camp, your home for the next two nights, where we’ll serve up a traditional Maine lobster or steak dinner. When it’s time to turn in after gazing at the shimmering stars, you’ll spend a restful night in a comfortable tent and sleeping bag.
Fueled by a hearty breakfast, you’ll launch your kayak for a daylong expedition to other scenic islands, edged with jutting ledges where seals are often seen warming themselves in the sun. You’ll travel back to our base camp for another fantastic meal and a restful night’s sleep.
On day three, you’ll have more paddling adventures, seeing more wildlife and remarkable scenery. Enjoy a picnic lunch before returning to the Paddling Center.
Maine Coast Heritage Trust members receive a 10% discount on this trip. By signing up for a free one-year membership during the reservation process, you will receive the following benefits: 10% discount on this trip, Maine Coast Heritage Trust’s Preserve Guide highlighting special places for you to explore and enjoy all along the Maine coast, the Maine Heritage newsletter, an MCHT decal and discounts on dozens of field trips. Get involved at mcht.org or call 207-729-7366.
Activity level: Easy to moderate
Minimum age: 12 (17 and under with parent or guardian)
Accommodation: Backcountry camping (tents with sleeping pads, privies)
Questions? Please call 1-888-615-9979
Cost: $494.00 – $549.00 per person
Click here to reserve your spot!
All necessary paddling and camping equipment is provided. This trip uses tandem sea kayaks.
NOTE: if you are interested in a customized version of this trip (adjusted length, dates, etc.), please call us at 1-888-552-3261. We would be happy to discuss custom trip options with you.
L.L.Bean does not usually cancel events due to inclement weather. However, we reserve the right to cancel an event at any time due to severe weather, low enrollment or other concerns. If L.L.Bean cancels your event, you will receive a full refund for the cost of your reservation.
Flying Point Paddling Center
14 Marietta Ln.
Freeport, ME 04032
95 Main Street
Freeport, ME 04032