My group has been fishing/rafting continuously since 1991 exclusively using Northern Outdoors including both the Kennebec and Penobscot Rivers. Dollar for dollar the experience provided by Northern Outdoors gives the participant the absolute Best Bang for the Buck!!! The emotional sensation is so enjoyable that my group members are still...

Name: Chris Russell Hometown: West Gardiner, ME Age of First Rafting Trip: 17 Year you started guiding at Northern Outdoors: 1989 What type of guiding do you do? Whitewater Rafting, Fishing, Hunting, Snowmobiling What do you enjoy most about working at Northern Outdoors? My 'workday' is all about showing our guests a great time doing outdoor...

Name: Victor DiSilvestro Hometown: North Yarmouth, Maine Age of First Rafting Trip: 23 on the Penobscot with Wayne Hockmeyer Year you started guiding at Northern Outdoors: 1999 What type of guiding do you do? Whitewater Rafting, Fishing What do you enjoy most about working at Northern Outdoors? It has to be working with the other guides and...

Unreal! Fishing was great despite windy conditions, but the Guide we had stole the show. Chris Russell was great and good enough to invite us to his camp for lunch. He is a great guy and Northern Outdoors is lucky to have him running the all day...

I cannot say enough about what a fabulous trip I experienced at Northern Outdoors, everything from the location, hosts, the rafting and rafting guides, accommodations, great food, great beer, Suzie and the Smelts, kayaking, fishing and so much more...

Whether it's after a day rafting the Kennebec or snowmobiling through Maine's woods, nothing beats a tasty, handcrafted beer. Kennebec River Pub serves up some amazing beer and food, all in an atmosphere that welcomes everyone like a regular. While on a fall foliage tour of the eastern U.S. this past...

I have already recommended Northern Outdoors as a vacation destination for my Florida friends. It was fantastic to get out of the traffic and heat! The rafting, fishing and hiking were top notch. I was really impressed with the food at the lodge and the freshly brewed beer was fantastic! Lauren K Sarasota,...

Another awesome year at The Forks! Kris Eaton was our guide this year and introduced us to "surfing" some of the rapids. This was our first time rafting in the rain and it was amazing. We added a fishing trip for the older boys this year and they loved it! Thanks again,...

My girlfriend and I recently visited Northern Outdoors for the first time and had an amazing time. Our rafting trip was so much. Not only was our guide super cool but the scenery was beautiful, and our lunch was delicious. We also went on a half-day fishing trip and we...

My father and I participated in the 1/2 Day Guided Fishing Trip, rafting on the Kennebec River. After a top notch breakfast at the lodge we set out for the well planned shuttle. The weather was the perfect fall day. Our guide Greg was as pleasant as a person could...

My son age 10 and I had a great time fishing with our quide. If we were to come back to The Forks we would go fishing again. Our guide was great and very helpful. We would highly recommend a fishing trip with Northern Outdoors. Thanks again. john b syracuse, new york Rating: 5...

Fishing with Dave is great, he put us on fish all day both days.We caught 86 good fish!!! The food was so so. Aaron L South Easton, Massachusetts Maine Smallmouth Bass Fishing ...

Northern Outdoors is amazing! Our short family trip included fishing and rafting on the Kennebec. We were very impressed with the flawless organization of the trips. Our fishing guide, Chris, was great. Our rafting guide, Victor, was very professional as well as lots of fun. All of the staff were...

We had an amazing weekend fly-fishing with Mike Pilsbury (who was incredible!) and camping at Lot 21. We caught a couple nice fish and really enjoyed our day on the water. We relaxed in the evening with a few beers and watching the Bruins at the lodge. All-in-all, it was a...