Canoeing & Kayaking
Canoeing and Kayaking
Enjoy the feeling of the sun on your back as you paddle up and down the waterways around the area. Some popular nearby adventure outposts to check out include: Bethel Outdoor Adventure, Sport Thoma, Northern Water Outfitters, and ELC Outdoors.
Bethel Outdoor Adventure
Bethel Outdoor Adventure offers fun, outdoor recreation for all ages and abilities. BOA will take you up river where you can paddle back to their riverfront location. Full-day, half-day, or one-hour trips are available. Registered Maine Guides can assist in river navigation if requested.
Located in Bethel on Route 2, Sport Thoma rents canoes, kayaks, and stand-up paddleboards with the option for delivery and shuttle to various boat launches on the Androscoggin River.
Northern Water Outfitters
Easily access a gorgeous lake and river area just above the Errol Dam in New Hampshire. Rent canoes or touring kayaks from Northern Water Outfitters to explore around these beautiful spots of true wilderness encompassing the Magalloway River and Umbagog Lake National Wildlife Refuge.
ELC Outdoors is a premier adventure outpost in Northern NH, providing canoe and kayak rentals for single and multi-day trips. For a camping trip on Lake Umbagog or a 5-mile paddle on the Androscoggin River, ELC Outdoors has you covered. To purchase a river map, visit Mahoosuc Land Trust or Bethel Outdoor Adventure.
Testing the Waters?
L.L.Bean Outdoor Discovery Schools
The perfect way to strengthen your on-water skills, with courses in Kayaking, Stand-Up Paddleboarding, and Stand-Up Paddleboarding Yoga (and for land-lovers Archery too), taught by certified guides, starting at $25.