16 miles of continuous, class 4 whitewater river
rafting and spectacular beauty in a pristine wilderness
"Big Water" releases scheduled for
2017 (see first table below).
"Moderate Water" summer releases scheduled
for 2018 (see second table below).
May 12 and 19 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).