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White Water Rafting on the Penobscot River in Maine is one of the most spectacular and challenging whitewater river experiences in the eastern United States and has become our most popular river. The Penobscot River boasts a reputation of...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Fire Rd 20d, Millinocket, ME 04462
+1 207-723-5438
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Reviewed August 30, 2018

I've been whitewater rafting before, but never like this! We did a full day trip which started on the slightly less extreme lower section of the Penobscot river, included a wonderful stir-fry lunch, then concluded with completely wild upper section of the river. We felt...More

Thank Adam F
Reviewed August 22, 2018

My grandson's 13th birthday gift (and what he wanted more than anything) was a whitewater rafting trip. He was not disappointed. NEOC emphasizes safety and fun. He loved it. Guides were great and really made the day for him Wants to return to do the...More

Thank GGOT
Reviewed July 12, 2018

Highest marks to NEOC for a thrilling and super-fun white water adventure on the mighty Penobscot! A well-organized and 100% buttoned-up trip, from Ryan's safety presentation to the hearty (and plentiful) hot lunch at journey's end. Our guide Ian knew the river like he was...More

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Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

We had the best time out there. And Dalton was the best instructer. We were there to see the mountains and I am glad we did the water rafting in north Dakota

Thank Sam S
Reviewed September 26, 2017 via mobile

We went here for a canoeing 1/2 day excursion. It was absolutely stunning. The canoes were inexpensive and the staff very friendly and informal. We were given a bit of instruction and were allowed to go our own way. The scenery was awesome. I will...More

Thank Alan27605
Reviewed August 27, 2017

The river is wonderful for rafting, our guide Andy is very skilled, but the company and the way they manage the whole day trip is TERRIBLE. They have serious time management issue, and they are overbooked, they also don't care about their customers. TIME -...More

Thank Hope H
Reviewed August 25, 2017

Going on this whitewater rafting adventure on the Penobscot River was an extraordinary experience that I will never forget. Staying in one of their beautiful cabins on Millinocket Lake, NEOC and their knowledgeable guides will make sure that you have an all around memorable visit....More

Thank weedaway
Reviewed August 23, 2017

What a fabulous time! We wanted to do a staff outing and have some fun - this was the perfect adventure. Our guide made everyone feel incredibly comfortable, confident, and safe. It was a beautiful August day, the water was warm, the rapids were incredibly...More

Thank lynntilly4
Reviewed August 16, 2017

We enjoyed the full-day rafting trip with New England Outdoor Center and I cannot express enough how impressed I was with this company and how delighted with the overall experience. This trip is for those with a sense of adventure - you are traversing the...More

Thank VPike
Reviewed August 7, 2017 via mobile

First time white water rafting so we were a little intimated but we ended up having a blast, especially due to the organized, funny, and knowledgeable crew at the NEOC. Even in the class 5 rapids our guide Jennings steered us very safely and humorously...More

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