Below is our 2019 schedule. If you don’t see a trip and dates that work for you, contact Dave to discuss options.
Bonaventure River, Gaspe, Quebec (more info)
7 day whitewater canoe trip nestled in a forest of Black Spruce. We begin our trip at Lac Bonaventure high in the Chic Choc Mountains and end near the Bay of Chalour. Lots of lively class I whitewater with a few class II-III ledge drops. Must have solid paddling skills. (pictures of our 2018 trip)
- June 1-8 (available)
Cost per person $1695.00
St. Croix River Canoe Trip (more info)
Day tours & overnight trips, 3-5 days. Designated as a Canadian Heritage River, the St. Croix flows along the eastern Maine border with New Brunswick Canada offering great wilderness scenery, moderate whitewater, maintained campsites and fishing for small mouth bass. the St. Croix is well suited for families and groups of all ages with little or no experience and can be paddled all summer long.
- May 24-26 (available)
- July 12-14, 3 days (available)
- August 24-26, 3 days, (available)
Cost per person: day trips $125.00, 2 day trips $550.00, 3 day trips $595.00, 4 day trips $745.00, 5 day trips, $895.00, kids and teens up to age 17 come at 10% off when there is at least four paying full price.
Allagash Canoe Trip (more info)
Our best trip for spotting moose. Numerous starting and ending locations. Our 4 day trips start at Round Pond skipping Chase Stream Rapids and the large headwater lakes ending at Allagash Village. Our 6 day trip starts on Churchill Lake, includes Chase Stream Rapids and ends at Allagash Village. Our 7 day trip start on Indian Stream, skips Chamberlain Lake and ends at Allagash Village.
Families with younger kids are welcome on our 4 day trips which are mostly river travel, on longer trips, we recommend the minimum age be 12.
- May 24-27, 4 days (available)
- July 19-25, 7 days (available)
- August 9-12, 4 days (available)
Cost per person, 4 day trips $795.00, 5 day trips $950.00, 6 day trips $1095.00, 7 day trips $1245.00, kids and teens up to age 17 come at 10% off on 4 & 5 day trips and 15% off on trips 6 days and longer when there are at least four adults paying full price.
East Branch of the Penobscot River (More Info)
Below Grand Lake Matagamon is the scenic and rugged East Branch of the Penobscot River whitewater canoe trip with views of the Traveler Mountains to the west in Baxter State Park. From Matagamon Lake to Grindstone Falls is a 38 mile paddle with a mix of lively whitewater, flat water and several mandatory portages around scenic waterfalls including Haskell Rock Pitch, Pond Pitch, Grand Pitch and Hauling Machine Pitch. Nine miles below Whetstone Falls is Crowfoot Falls and another 2+ miles beyond is Grindstone Falls. Both we scout and paddle with caution. Must be in good physical condition for portaging.
- Dates TBA, 3 days (available)
Cost per person: $750.00, ages 14-17 come at 10% off when there is at least four paying full price.
East Grand Adventure Race (more info)
- May 11, all day event in Danforth, Maine
20 mile run, bike and paddle, hosted by the East Grand School and directed by Canoe the Wild. $20.00 per person. 2 minute (video) of this event!
Private Custom Trips, 2019
Contact us to discuss putting a custom trip together for your family or group of 8 or more. If your group is less than 8 in number, we can discuss a cost person that makes it feasible to go or joining up with others.
- June 26-July 7 (booked)
- July 10-20 (booked)
- July 25-August 5 (booked)
How To Proceed with Signing Up For A Trip
Contact Dave to discuss the status of the trip and to answer any questions you may have. Once you have decided on a trip, download the Application, Release and Health History forms available on the contacts webpage and mail in with a deposit.
Joining Others on a trip
Perhaps you’re one person or a small group wanting to join others on an outing. Contact Dave to discuss available trips.
Other Potential 2019 Canoe Trips
West Branch of the Penobscot River
3 to 5 days, easy paddling & great wildlife viewing, cost per person, $750.00+ (more info)