Our Vision

To bring more peace, freedom, and sense of belonging into the world by connecting people to nature, themselves, and the community.


Our Mission

To bring more peace by gently guiding people to connect with the wonders of nature.

To bring more freedom by providing transformational experiences that awaken

self awareness, confidence, and love.

To bring a sense of belonging and deep connection with others through building thriving communities.





Through the Trees is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization located in a beautiful forest setting in Freeport, Maine. We gently guide and invite children, teens, families and adults to connect with the wonders of nature by providing transformational experiences that awaken and enliven the mind, body and soul. 

  • We invite peace, freedom and deep healing opportunities through Nature Immersion and Connection.

  • Through Nature Engagement, our programs forge resilience, confidence and humility. 

  • We offer opportunities to take action in tending to our Earth fostering a sense of purpose, belonging and fulfillment through Nature Stewardship and Service.

Our offerings include refreshing Shinrin Yoku Nature Walks; Wild Wellness Classes on herbal wellness and wild edible plants; Homeschool and After School Programs focusing on wilderness skills and nature immersion; Day or Week-long Camps that include shelter building, exploring, and campfire cooking; our brand new Teen Leadership program; and Wilderness Retreats.

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