Counselor in Training (CIT)

for Ages 13 -17


Schedules vary to needs of participating programs


Registration Opens July 1st

Visit all of our programs for details on each before registering

York, Kittery, Portsmouth & Epping, NH

Become a Counselor in Training

Love nature and spending time with children?  Join our team of mentors in providing awesome nature experiences for others- and yourself! Develop and strengthen leadership skills, share your own wilderness skills and be part of a strong community-minded team.

Counselors in Training (CIT’s) will directly support the Piney Staff by assisting with adventures, playing games, singing songs, telling stories and tackling chores and projects with a positive, helpful attitude.

2023-2024 School Year

  • for ages 13 -17
  • Leadership and Community
  • Personal Growth
  • CIT’s receive a Certificate for hours Volunteered


There are opportunities for your participation in

  • Ways of the Wild and Acorn Weevils: York – Tues and/or Thurs 8:30am-3:30pm
  • Nature Club After-School Programs: York – Monday 2:30-5:30pm/Portsmouth – Wednesday 2-5pm
  • Fire+Water: one Saturday per month 8:30am-3:30pm


Are you a Parent? or Grandparent? and want to Volunteer as well? We have Information Here!