Whitewater Express Package

Whitewater Express Package

Overview

Ideal for families looking for a quick getaway on Lake Moxie. Check in by 1:00 for an afternoon of funyaking on the Lower Kennebec River. When you return relax around Lake Moxie, go fishing, or take a paddle on Lake Moxie.  There are many local resturants or bring some food for a barbacue at you site. We provide charcoal grills.  Breakfast it is served in our lodge and then we are off for a full day of whitewater rafting on the class III-IV rapids of the Kennebec River. Your trip includes a riverside lunch cooked over and open fire.  Extra night and breakfast

 

Itinerary

Day 1
1:00 - Check-in Lake Moxie Camps on Lake Moxie for an afternoon funyaking trip.
4:00 back to Lake Moxie Camps

Day 2
8:30  Breakfast in lodge.
9:30 - Check-in for the Kennebec River trip
10:30 - 3:30 Whitewater rafting on the Kennebec River
4:30 -  done for the day
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Location

Trips start at 1:00 sharp at the Moxie Outdoor Adventure & Lake Moxie Camps, Kennebec and Dead River Base
38 Troutdale Road The Forks, Maine 04985
Lost or Late call 207-663-2105

From Points South:
I-95 North to Exit 133 in Fairfield, Maine. Follow Rte 201 North 65 miles to The Forks. Pass through Skowhegan and then Bingham (23 miles to The Forks). Once you reach The Forks look for our signs. The first one you will see is our office sign continue past for seven miles you will see our blue sign and the bridge crossing the Kennebec River. Take the right BEFORE THE BRIDGE turn onto the Moxie Road. DO NOT CROSS THE BRIDGE follow the Moxie road for 5 miles it will end at Lake Moxie look for the second blue sign. Turn right onto the dirt road go 2/10ths of a mile we you will see us on the left.

Travel time from Boston: 4.5 hours
Travel time from Worcester: 5 hours
Travel time from Providence: 6 hours
Travel time from Hartford: 6.5 hours
Travel time from Portsmouth: 3.75 hours
Travel time from New York: 8 hours
From Points North:

Take I-95 south to Exit 157 in Newport. Take Rte 2 West to Skowhegan. In Skowhegan take Rte 201 North. Pass through Skowhegan and then Bingham (23 miles to The Forks). Once you reach The Forks look for our signs. The first one you will see is our office sign continue past for seven miles you will see our blue sign and the bridge crossing the Kennebec River. Take the right turn BEFORE THE BRIDGE onto the Moxie Road. DO NOT CROSS THE BRIDGE follow the Moxie Outdoor Adventures road for 5 miles it will end at Lake Moxie look for the second blue sign. turn right onto the dirt road go .2 miles we you will see us on the left.

Travel time from Bar Harbor: 3 hours
Travel time from Bangor: 2 hours
Travel time from Calais: 4 hours
Travel time from Houlton: 3 hours

Questions

Meals: There are many local resturants. 

What to Bring

This is important for your enjoyment on your Family Whitewater Express Trip
  • You will need to bring sleeping bags, linens, and towels if you are staying in our platform tents.
  • We provide a charcoal grill for you to barbacue
  • Start with a bathing suit and add on: fleece, wool or synthetic top, socks, (NO COTTON, it gets wet and it gets cold) a wind breaker or paddling jacket, hat and shoes that will stay on such as sneakers, secure sandals.
  • Bring sunscreen, sun hat,you will be on the river for several hours.
  • Your raft trip includes lunch,: let us if you have any special needs or allergies.
  • Guides have a dry bag if you need special medication or food with you.
  • If you wear wear glasses something to hold them on. We sell eye glass straps.
  • Wet suits are available for your trip: $20 full wetsuit, including booties, $8 Paddle Jacket.
  • Funyak trips are self guided
  • We will provide you with guides, paddles, type V life jackets, helmets,
  • We use state of the art self bailing rafts
  • After a safety talk, we shuttle by bus to the river.
  • An average raft river trip is 3 to 4 hours on the river. Some longer some shorter.   
  • Photographers or will be available along the river to catch your most exciting moments.
  • Photos are avaiable online 
  • All participants are required to sigh a liability release form.

Trip Details

Family Rafting Trips
Trip Length: 2 Days
Difficulty: 4
Minimum Age: 10 yrs

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Price: $139 - $169

Rafting, Funyaking, Canoeing,
Lakeside platform tent,
Breakfast, lunch
Cabin upgrades available