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- Men's Wilderness Adventures -Canoe Trips

Jody has been paddling the North Waters for over forty years. He has extensive experience on both the Allagash and Penobscot Rivers, as well as rivers and lakes of the Temagami, Canada region. All trips are designed to insure safety and enjoyment as well as facilitating awareness of the environment, wilderness skills, and community. 

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Jody has led a variety of work-shops, rituals and trips. His talent is in building the safety needed for people to explore their inner truth, while being outdoors and exploring nature, paddling the rivers of New England. Jody founded the organization, Return To The Fire, an outdoor adventure which leads these wilderness canoe trips with the goal of manifesting his commitment to; building community, while empowering men and relationships.


Nature provides the perfect setting to slow the inner and outer distractions, which then enables the exploration of our authentic selves.


In addition to being a lifelong canoeist, Jody facilitates workshops, guides rites-of-passage, counsels individuals. Jody has extensive paddling experience on the Allagash and Penobscott River of Maine, as well as the Temagimi, Demoine and Gull Rivers of Canada. He resides in New Milford, CT. Joining Jody for some of the Father/Son trips is his son, Tucker, who has been paddling the rivers of Maine, with his dad since he was 11 years old. Now in his early thirties, he brings experience in wilderness camping, paddling skills and group leadership, 15 years of coaching hockey and runners, which contributes to the overall Father / Son experience.

Wilderness Adventures at their Very Best!

Paddle the beautiful rivers of Maine, where wildlife abounds. Sleep out under the stars, and renew yourself !

To register click here, or to learn more 

call; Jody Grose 203-731-7755

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