This Penobscot River Rafting trip features some of the best Maine white water rafting adventures. Friends and family will enjoy adventurous rapids like Nesowdnehunk Falls, Exterminator and the Cribworks. These great rapids are surrounded by the beautiful scenery and rugged terrain of the Katahdin area. Fun, exciting, beautiful, this whitewater rafting trip offers something for everyone in your group. Awesome!
- Rafting pricing ranges from $64-$109 per person
- Minimum age 14
Maximum excitement for the whitewater rafting enthusiast, this Penobscot River rafting trip includes two runs down the gorge section of the West Branch through Exterminator, and the Cribworks. Penobscot River rafting in Maine doesn't get any more exciting than this. Climb in the rafts at McKay station, go for it, and then, do it again!
A great half day trip, this Penobscot River rafting trip guarantees excitement! It tackles class 4 and 5 rapids on the upper section of the Penobscot River. Get rid of the flat water! Meet us at the Abol Bridge store and join us for the second half of our day. Check in for this trip is 11:30am at the store, wetsuits need to be ordered ahead of time.
This half-day trip is one of the best for families with young children and youth groups who need fun, safe, excitement. Your group checks in at our base at 8:00am and receives all of the necessary equipment and a safety lecture for the trip. Participants are briefed on all aspects of the trip including equipment usage, paddling, defensive swimming, and rescue. Next, we shuttle your vehicle ten minutes up the road to our lunch site so it will be ready for you after lunch. The bus then takes you to Nesowdnehunk Falls where your trip starts. You get some Class III rafting and a natural water slide for your amusement. The trip lasts about 3 hours on the river you will be with us for about 5 hours during the day and should be on your way by 1:30 at the latest. Pictures of your trip are available at our gallery page online.
- Adults $69pp, 14 and under $59 per person
- Minimum rafting age 8
This two days and one night trip on the Penobscot River is great for any group. Some trips have more of a friendly feel, some have more of a family feel. When booking we will try to coordinate with your trip leader and place you with a group that fits your wants and needs. This trip starts in the Class V whitewater at the top of the
Penobscot River Gorge with intense Class V rapids and runs down stream to Horse Race Brook campground where we spend the night. The guides help you set up camp, cook dinner/breakfast, and entertain for the evening. In the morning the whitewater continues with the Class 4 drop Nesowdnehunk Falls. The river trip finishes at Nevers Corner and your on your way by 2:00pm.
- Weekdays - $189 per person, Weekends - $209 per person
- Minimum rafting age 12
Penobscot River Rafting in Maine
Rafting the West Branch of the Penobscot River
The Branches of the Penobscot River hold some of the finest white water in America. There are extreme sections for the die hard whitewater enthusiast, gentle spots for the family that wants to experience the outdoors and a taste of white water.