16 miles of continuous, class 4 whitewater river
rafting and spectacular beauty in a pristine wilderness
"Big Water" releases scheduled for
2012 (see first table below).
"Moderate Water" summer releases scheduled
for 2013 (see second table below).
May 4 and 11 will offer the "highest water
of the year" - 7000+ cfs (Cubic Feet Per Second).
Rafting, Lodging & Camping packages available.
No experience necessary.
Meeting Location - Maine Whitewater/North Country
Rivers Base Complex • 36 Main St • Gadabout Gaddis Airport • Bingham, Maine 04920.
Meet at 9:00 am for Big Water release trips (5500-7000 CFS). All other releases (2400 - 3500 CFS) meet at 8:00 AM.
For Directions and travel times, see the Maine map
on the Directions page.
Minimum age - 12 years (Spring Big Water - 7000 CFS); 11 years (High Water - 5500 CFS); 8 years (Surfing Flow - 3500 CFS & Summer Flow - 2400).
NOTE: Sport rafts
are available for Dead River trips! Because they are
much shorter than standard rafts, they can give you
a more exciting ride! Sport rafts hold between 4 and
6 people (plus guide).