OWL: Outdoor Women Lead logo

A collaborative project of WHRL and Maine Outdoor School

OWL: Outdoor Women Lead teaches OUTDOOR and NATURALIST skills.

Our goal is to strengthen women and girls’ confidence in the outdoors — and in life!

Hazel Stark, founder of MOS, smiling.

Hazel Stark

Co-Founder of Maine Outdoor School

Registered Maine Guide

OWL Instructor

Do you like the outdoors?

Whether you are an enthusiast or are just starting to brave the outdoors,  OWL has something for you. Click a button below to explore!


A free summer camp for girls at the Milbridge Commons Wellness Park.

Outing Club for Women

Interested in joining women around the county who are interested in hiking, biking and exploring trails within 15 miles of Milbridge?

Educational Videos

Check out our six educational videos, ranging in topics from plant indentification to canoeing.

View from Mountain


Read posts from our blog for female-identifying individuals who might experience barriers in the outdoors.

Zabet NeuCollins

Zabet NeuCollins

Assistant Director of WHRL; Program Lead of OWL

Questions? Comments? Send us a message and Zabet will get back to you soon!

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