White Water Rafting & Kayaking in NH & ME
Enjoy a great family adventure with ELC Outdoors.
ELC Outdoors is pleased to offer a variety of white water rafting and white water kayaking experiences in both New Hampshire and Maine. We offer exciting white water rafting trips for all levels of experience, and our white water kayaking trips are also a great way to spend time with friends and family.
You’ll enjoy New England’s scenic mountains, curious wildlife, and rushing rivers with any of our trips. Whether you’re looking for a heart-pounding experience on the exciting Rapid River in Maine, or a more subdued trip down the Androscoggin, we have a white water rafting trip to match.
Below is a brief overview of the various white water rafting and white water kayaking adventures we offer. Click on any to learn more and book your trip.
Whitewater Rafting and Wildlife
Spend the afternoon white water rafting on the Androscoggin River in Errol, NH. Enjoy several runs down the Androscoggin Rapids. Then jump aboard the Pontoon Boat for an evening cruise to discover the wildlife of Lake Umbagog. Family fun for all ages. Learn more about our White Water and Wildlife Tours.
Class II – Androscoggin, NH
This one day white water rafting adventure offers the opportunity to guide your own raft. This white water adventure is loaded with great places to swim or float down the river taking in all the great scenery and wildlife that the Great North Woods has to offer. This trip includes multiple runs and a light snack. The perfect trip for families with young children. Learn more about our Androscoggin River Rafting Trips.
Class III – Magalloway, Maine
The Magalloway River is an intense, Class III adventure. Your group decides the intensity. With your guides help, you have the ability to choose mild or wild lines on this full day white water rafting experience. Along the way you will encounter many well-known rapids. This trip includes three runs on the white water section and lakeside lunch. This is an excellent trip for youth groups looking to experience the thrill of white water rafting, and families looking for a little adventure! Learn more about our White water trips on the Magalloway.
Class III – IV Rapid River, Maine & NH
The Rapid River is a one of a kind wilderness rafting experience down the steepest river in Maine! Start the morning off with a half mile of class III rapids, then navigate a series of Class II rapids before descending the Three Pitches to Smooth Ledge. Finish the trip with the long Class IV rapid S-turn and the notorious Devil’s Hopyard, where there is a surprise around every corner. This trip includes a riverside lunch and snacks and a pontoon boat ride across Lake Umbagog National Wildlife Refuge. Age limit for this trip is 12 and over. Learn more about our Rapid River White Water Adventure.
Class IV- Kennebec River, Maine
The Kennebec River in The Forks, Maine is a classic New England raft trip that will allow paddlers to enjoy the wild scenery of several miles of Class III-IV rapids. The staff at ELC Outdoors and their partners in the Forks will customize any trip to meet your group’s needs. This trip includes one run on the Kennebec River, Lunch and Shuttle from the Forks, Maine. Learn more about our Kennebec River Trips.