Trips are designed for a small number of participants and may include overnight travel with camping, canoeing, surfing, and/or hiking. We offer trips for both middle and high school students. No experience is necessary & all gear and instruction is provided.

Scholarships and payment plans are available for all programs. Call us at (603) 422.8235

Questions on Adventure Programs?

Email Sal at sgregory@newheightsonline.org or Nat at nmorgan@newheightsonline.org

2017 Summer Adventure Program

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Overnight Trips

High School Expedition: Adirondacks
June 23 - 29
The Adirondacks have the clearest lakes in the Northeast, and are perfect for our seven-day canoe expedition. We will be dropped off nearly 40 miles south of our outfitter’s shop, and will paddle fully-loaded canoes back through lakes and rivers to complete our journey. During this trip for high school students, including those entering 9th grade, participants will acquire wilderness living skills and learn to rely on themselves and their peers while developing a wilderness ethic... and of course, have a blast!

High School Surfin' Safari
July 11 - 13
The 14th annual three-day trip to ride the warm(ish) waves in Cape Cod fills up fast! The group will surf, camp, surf, fly kites, surf, eat ice cream, surf, play mini golf...you get the idea! No experience is necessary. This expedition is for high school students, including those entering the 9th grade and those having just graduated high school. New Heights provides the surfboards, wetsuits, food, and all camping gear.

Middle School Expedition: Green Mountains
August 14 - 17
For the first time, our popular Middle School Expedition will be headed to the Green Mountains of Vermont. Participants will explore central VT and tackle an overnight hike into a Long Trail shelter. The group will swim, cook, hike, play, and do some serious bonding, all while having some serious fun!!

Day Trips

Gunstock Mountain Coaster
July 17th, 9AM - 4PM
Come enjoy a ski resort in the summer time! Gunstock Mountain Adventure Park has a Mountain Coaster, Big Air Bag Launch Ramp, a Bungee Jumper, and all sorts of other fun rides and activities that we will enjoy to their fullest, with a Discover Pass giving us access to it all!!!

Mountain Biking
July 18th, 9AM - 4PM

Canoeing in the White Mountains
July 19th, 8AM - 5PM
Come join us on this classic canoe trip down the Saco River and into beautiful Osippee Lake, with a stop for lunch on a sunny sand bar. Seasoned paddlers and those new to canoeing will all enjoy this paddle and summer swim time!!

Monkey Trunks
July 20th, 9AM - 4PM

Indoor Skydiving & Swimming
July 21st, 9AM - 3PM No hard casts. No participants who have ever previously suffered a shoulder dislocation.

Three Day Outdoor Rock Climbing
July 25 - 27, 8AM - 5PM
Participants will spend three days exploring some of the local climbing gems. We will visit the Upper and Lower Cliffs in Pawtuckaway State Park in Raymond, NH and head down to Den Rock in Andover, MA. No experience is necessary and all gear and instruction are provided. Climbers of all levels will find themselves challenged while developing their skills.

High Challenge Course & Swimming
July 28th, 9AM - 4PM

Rock Climbing at Den Rock
July 31st, 9AM - 5PM

Surfing (12+)
August 1st, 9AM - 4PM
Seasoned surfers and those new to surfing are welcome to join us for some local summer fun! We will work on the basics of paddling and catching waves and participants will be shredding in no time! All gear and instruction are provided.

Hiking in the White Mountains
August 2nd, 9AM - 4PM

Boogie Boarding at North Hampton
August 3rd, 9AM - 4PM

SUP Party
August 4th, 9AM - 3PM
Ever try your hand at Stand Up Paddleboarding (aka SUP-ing) before? Well, here's your chance! We'll combine a morning SUP with a gaggle of other fun activities, like slacklining and beach games, for a summer SUP Party!!

Adventure Week
August 8 - 10, 9AM - 3PM
This brand new, three-day experience is designed to give participants a taste of our adventure program and all of the fun that we have. During the program, we will rock climb, sea kayak, slackline, surf, and enjoy the beautiful Seacoast summer!! No experience in any activity is necessary, and all gear and instruction are provided. Not an overnight trip.

Attitash Alpine Slide & Mountain Coaster
August 14th, 8AM - 5PM
Water slides, a Big Air Bag Launch, a rock climbing wall, two slacklines, and a Bungee Jumper are just a few examples of the excitement that Attitash provides in the summer months (along with their crazy Mountain Coaster and awesome Alpine Slide). We will have access to it all, allowing us to run around, packing as much fun into our time as possible.

Boogie Boarding at York Beach
August 15th, 9AM - 4PM

Island Cruise to Singing Sands
August 16th, 8AM - 4:30PM
Hop on the ferry in Portland, Maine and cruise 3 miles offshore to Long Island. We'll walk a short mile to the beach where the sand will sing under our feet, like snow on the coldest of days! We'll spend the day on the beach, having fun with the best sounds of summer.

Archery & Swimming
August 17th, 9AM - 3PM

Surfing (12+)
August 18th, 9AM - 4PM
Seasoned surfers and those new to surfing are welcome to join us for some local summer fun! We will work on the basics of paddling and catching waves and participants will be shredding in no time! All gear and instruction are provided.

5th Grade: New Heights Sampler
August 21 - 25, 9AM - 3PM
Experience what New Heights is all about! Everyday is packed with robotics, 3D printing, rock climbing, high ropes challenge, boogie boarding, stilting, poster printing, or t-shirt printing. The week is action packed and will end with a BBQ at the beach!

Middle School: New Heights Favorites
August 21 - 25, 9AM - 3PM
Experience middle school fun with this collection of New Heights' favorites! Short Sands (Golden Rod/Fun-o-rama) in York, ice skating at the Rinks, Hiltop Fun Center, Pierce Island Pool, and Archery! Then we’ll top it off with some FunTown/Splash Town. Bring bathing suit, towel and camera…we’re makin’ memories!

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