Apply for a chance to attend a one-week camp experience at the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries & Wildlife Camp North Woods hosted at The University of Maine 4-H Camp & Learning Center at Bryant Pond!

The application deadline is Friday, April 5, 2019 at 11:59pm.

The registration fee for the winners selected via the lottery process will be $635 for Maine residents and $635 for non-residents and includes all meals, lodging and instruction for the week. 120 lucky winners (60 girls and 60 boys) will be selected at the chance drawing, which will be held on April 10, 2019. ALL entries will be contacted via email in regards to lottery results. Camp is co-ed and will be separated out by younger and older age groups.

All Maine residents will be receiving a scholarship in the amount of $300 from the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries & Wildlife reducing your registration fee to $335 for the week. If you have previously received a conservation scholarship for another safety program you are not eligible for this scholarship and your registration fee will be $635 to attend.

*If you have attended Camp North Woods during ANY OTHER year you can not apply for the lottery!

*Eligible camper ages for 2019 will be 9-13 years old

*If you are not selected via the lottery process your name will automatically go onto an alternate list and you will be contacted if the use of alternates is necessary.

*All campers will go through an ATV safety course where they will earn their ATV certification during their week at camp.

What you will need to apply

  • Applicant Information (name, date of birth, mailing address, parent/guardian info)

Who can use this service?

  • Any boy or girl that is at least 9 years old before July 21, 2019 and no older than 13 years old on July 26, 2019 can apply for the lottery.
  • NEW: If you have attended Camp North Woods at any other time you may not apply for the lottery.

Application Entry Fees

  • $10 paid by Visa or MasterCard credit or debit cards. All lottery entry fees will be donated to Camp North Woods.

Questions about this Service? Contact IF&W at: (207) 287-8000 or Email: