Maine Adventure Travel Guide

Maine adventures in whitewater rafting, hiking, ATVing, snowmobiling and beyond…

Triple Crown of Rafting

Triple Crown of Rafting

Interested in rafting all three rivers in one weekend?! Earn the exclusive Triple Crown paddle by booking the Penobscot, Dead, and Kennebec Rivers on Labor Day Weekend.

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Video of the Week: Highest Water Yet for Dead River Rafting

Video of the Week: Highest Water Yet for Dead River Rafting

This past Memorial Weekend was sure one to remember for those that went Dead River rafting with Northern Outdoors. Originally, we were scheduled for Kennebec River rafting on Saturday and Dead River rafting on Sunday. But due to the extreme high water levels, from the previous night’s rain, we rafted the Dead River on both Saturday and Sunday. A chance like this hardly ever happens!

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Dead River Rafting Part 3: Only 8 High Water Releases

One of those well-known adventures is Dead River rafting with Northern Outdoors. Each year, we’re lucky enough to have 8 releases on the Dead River. This 16-mile trip offers a day of paddling through heart-pounding Class III, IV, and V whitewater and avid rafters say that “you haven’t rafted Maine until you have been on all three rivers – Dead, Kennebec and Penobscot“.

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