Whitewater enthusiasts have the thrill of a lifetime awaiting them in the Katahdin Region. Rafting companies offer daily trips on one of Maine's premier whitewater rivers, the Penobscot River. Professional guides provide guests with a thorough safety orientation and all equipment is furnished. Buses transport guests to the river and then the fun really begins. Experience Whitewater Rafting in the Katahdin Region.
The West Branch of the Penobscot River has class 4 and 5 whitewater that takes you through many exciting falls and rapids. Exterminator, Staircase, Cribworks, Big Ambejackmockamus and Nesowadnehunk Falls rapids provide some of the best whitewater in the Eastern United States.
Hearty grilled lunches are served riverside and offer a much welcomed break.
Call or visit the website of any of our area's rafting companies to plan your whitewater rafting trip today!
How does it get even better than this? The New England Outdoor Center "NEOC", home of Twin Pine Cabins and the River Drivers Restaurant, located on Millinocket Lake overlooking Katahdin , Maine's highest mountain and Baxter State Park comprises all the essential pieces for an unforgettable Maine winter vacation.
Plan your ultimate Maine vacation; come and stay with us in our high quality accommodation overlooking Millinocket Lake and Maine's highest mountain, Katahdin. Our full-service lakeside cabins are open year round and our award winning River Drivers Restaurant is open seven days a week. Our resort is trailside to some of the best snowmobile trails in New England. In addition to snowmobiling, we offer cross country ski trails designed by Olympian John Morton, snowshoeing, ice-fishing, back country skiing and more.
Discover the Maine Outdoors with North Country Rivers. Daily Whitewater Rafting trips on the Kennebec, Penobscot and Dead Rivers in Maine (April-October). ATV Tours & Rentals (May-November). Snowmobile Tours & Rentals (December-March). Moose Safari’s (May-October). Hiking, Biking, Kayaking, Fishing and more. For the complete Maine Outdoor Vacation, North Country Rivers offers on-site riverside deluxe cabin lodging, camping, platform tents, RV sites, restaurant and complete vacation packages. No experience necessary, North Country Rivers supplies everything – all equipment, guides, meals and three decades experience as Maine’s Premier Outfitter. Call Toll Free 1-800-348-8871 for further information and reservations. Check out our website today www.northcountryrivers.com. See you in the Maine Outdoors.
Daily whitewater rafting trips from May - September!Welcome to the heartland of Maine and the best white water rafting in New England! The incredible Penobscot River, gorgeous scenery, astounding wildlife, and expert Maine Register Guides who know the river and fun!
We’ve been running these natural rollercoasters since 1976, and accommodate all skill levels and ages 8-80!
Whether you’re a newcomer to white water river running, an action family ready to play, an explorer out for adventure, or part of a fun posse, you’ll find your ideal rafting vacation here at Northern Outdoors. Take advantage of all the activities available at our Katahdin Adventure Base Camp. All trips include a grilled lunch!