MAINE VACATION TRIP REVIEWS

Whitewater rafting trips, weekend getaways in the Maine woods, snowmobiling tours, ATV rides, hiking to waterfalls, beer travel, whatever brought you to Northern Outdoors Adventure Resort we want to know you had a great Maine vacation. Thank you for adventuring with us for over 40 years! These are your stories.
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We have been going to Northern Outdoors with the family since the kids were 8 & 4, they are now 21&17 and we still have a blast. It was great watching the kids there over the years. Much of your staff has watched them grow up over the years. We will...

I'll start right off by saying that I had a great time from the moment I arrived to when I left. Being my first river - rafting experience, I didn't know what to expect, but I do know that I had a lot of nervous excitement that could have gone...

We made our second annual trip up to Northern at the end of July for a joint birthday trip for my mom and I. For the second year in a row, we had an absolutely amazing time!! We stayed in a logdominium this year, and really had no idea what...

This trip was my children's first rafting experience. I had 1 previous trip but it had been YEARS. We went with a fairly large group of people (16) and we had some experienced and some first timers. Booking and Checking in was smooth even getting our jackets, paddles and helmets was...

We had an excellent time at Northern! We pride ourselves in delivering above average service in our stores and we received the same service at Northern. We enjoyed eating in the restaurant and relaxing by our cabins after our 4 wheeling trip. Your employees filled our every need along with respecting...

From the clean and comfortable lakeside cabins with the gorgeous view to the fabulous day on the Kennebec, this trip exceeded our expectations! All 9 of us had a fantastic time and want to go back next year. Jay our rafting guide was great - the white water rafting trip was...

My wife and I stayed in one of the cabin tents at Northern Outdoors so we could go whitewater rafting on the Kennebec river. Everything about our stay was fantastic! We loved the cozy cabin tent right by the river. The lodge and surrounding area were beautiful. The lodging staff...

Once again our group had an amazing time. We stayed in one of the cabins, which was perfect for our group of 5 couples. We arrived Friday and had a great dinner at the lodge. Our day on the river was a day of fun with our guide Erica! She...

The Brady Bunch decided to enjoy a family weekend in Maine. We spent the weekend with Northern Outdoors and rafted the Kennebec. Our river guide was Ryan and he most certainly made a good day great. He was personable, knowledgeable and created a fantastic memory for our family. We may...

I attend a crossfit class 4 days a week. In that class, there are some amazing women in their 60's and 70's who had never rafted. Fear being the motivating factor. I suggested it and they bit. I assured them that safety was a number priority at Northern and they...

A bunch of "old" folks at the brink of turning forty wanted a weekend of fun, fresh air and excitement, away from kiddos, work and home chores. We were absolutely thrilled that we achieved that and more when we came for a weekend of camping and rafting! Reserving campsites in advance,...

Our recent stay (with 4 other families) and rafting trip at Northern Outdoors was excellent! We loved every second of it. The cabin was cozy, the food and beverages at the brewery were great, and the rafting was outstanding. Trevor was a fantastic bar tender, server, and most importantly, raft...

Arrived at the Penobscot Outdoor Center for overnight cabin tent stay to get early jump on Knife Edge hike to summit and return down Saddle Trail. Met with manager Dave, who was extremely helpful as we were one of only a few persons on site in early June during mid-week. Dave...

My husband and I took our German exchange student to No. Outdoors for a quick getaway. Honestly, I was scared to death about rafting. But our dinner waitress, who was absolutely a sweetheart, reassured me that the video that was playing looked much worse than it was and to enjoy...

Each year our Family Medicine Residency at CMMC devotes a day to team building and for 3 years we have trusted Northern Outdoors to create the kind of day for our group that really serves to strengthen our "team-ness" and relationships. We so appreciate the talent of the trip guides, the...