Upcoming Trips and Events

Maine Huts & Trails wrote to us & Summer Adventure Ideas?

Hello CVOA! We noticed that your calendar of events is missing adventure options for July and August. What about a paddle/hike to Grand Falls? We are currently scheduling summer adventures and thought you might be interested in booking a summer trip with us! We currently have plenty of availability so give us a call if you’re interested or have any …

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Down East Magazine Scavenger Hunt

And other ideas for recreation Down East Magazine has published their third annual Scavenger Hunt list for this summer. View it at downeast.com/greatmainescavengerhunt/. Also, their Best of Maine Travel Guide is available on-line on their website, https://downeast.com/?s=best+of+maine+travel+guide If anyone is inspired by these opportunities, please contact me at cvoa.adventures@gmail.com or 207-745-5815 with your ideas for adventures. Looking forward to hearing …

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Paddle Big Jim Pond and BBQ at Bickfords

Saturday, July 13 Join us for a fun and leisurely paddle on remote and beautiful Big Jim Pond, followed by a cookout up on scenic Eustis Ridge, at the Bickford’s, on Woodcock Lane. The plan is to meet at Natanis parking lot (on left, just past Pines Market on Rt. 27 In Eustis) at 10:00 AM. We will caravan to …

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Recreation, Cookout, Board/Member Meeting

Recreation, Cookout, Board/Member Meeting Saturday, June 23 in Belgrade 2019 Val and Sam Hudspath have generously offered to be our hosts for the June 23 Board/Member meeting. They can be found at 40 Abena Shores Drive, Belgrade 04917, on the shores of Great Pond. There are many opportunities for activities in the Belgrade Lakes area. Plan to meet at their …

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5 Ski Trips in 2020

We are excited to offer five ski trips for 2020, with variety as well. You will find general information below about all of the trips, and the schedule of emails about the trips and reservations. Note: * Each trip will also require a $50 per person reservation fee for CVOA. * All prices are per person, double occupancy. * Reservations …

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Ski Lodge of Moose River

April 17 – 20 We are fortunate that Sky Lodge has offered another opportunity to host 12-18 CVOA guests. The magnificent lodge was first built in 1929 as a hunting and fishing lodge. The wealthy traveled from near and far to enjoy this nature based luxury. Each of the nine rooms has its own bathroom. There is an outdoor swimming pool, hiking …

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Ski Trip Post Trip Party

Friday, April 5, 7 pm Adaptive Outdoor Education Center Yurt Join your ski trip buddies on Friday evening at 7pm at the Adaptive Outdoor Education Center yurt. We will talk about our 2020 trips:   Our first trip: Mike Parker will lead a trip to Val Gardena, Italy, in the Dolomites region, from January 25 through February 2nd. The package …

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Ski Trips in 2019

Ski Trips in 2019 Big Sky – Cindy Foster – 829-6110 Steamboat – Bonnie Farrar – 735-3984 Quebec City – Peter Weston – 831-8565 Sun Valley – Joe Loughran – 650-3099

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CVOA “Drop-In” Bowling

Gerry Thompson is one of our regular bowlers. Most Every Sunday at 2:00 January 6, 13, 20, 27 On our way to bowling on Sunday afternoon, while following a caravan of homeward bound folks heading out of Redington, Tom turned to me and said, “That used to be us.” Our first full-time winter in C.V. is a wonderful thing! Even …

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MHT Hut-to-Hut Cross-Country Skiing Adventure

January 21 – 24 As of January 1st there are 7 CVOAers signed up for our January Hut-to-Hut adventure. Those waxing their skis are Bill Cunningham, Valerie Hudspath, Peter and Judy Weston, Katherine Lawson and Fred Trask, and me, Bonnie Farrar. Janice Tandy reports there are still spots available. You can make reservations with her directly at MHT (207)265-2400. Cost …

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