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Grand Lake Mattagamon Dam to Whetstone Falls Whitewater Kayaking & Canoeing Trip on the Penobscot River-East Branch


Grand Lake Mattagamon Dam to Whetstone Falls Info
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Put In:  Grand Lake Mattagamon Dam
Take Out:  Whetstone Falls
Difficulty:  Class III , Class IV +
Gradient:  5 ft/mi
Run Length:  26 miles
Flow Information (phone):  Bangor Hydroelectric Company 207-289-2791
Good Level:  Minimum 1000 cfs
Season Comments:  May, June
Permit:  None presently required
Hazards:  Deadfalls
Water Craft:  kayak,wwcan,raft
Land Ownership:  Mixed
Wilderness:  partial
Camping on River:  Baxter State Park; camping and fire permits can be obtained thru the Maine Forest Service, 207-289-2791.
Location:  In the Northeastern U.S. (ME), 180 miles Northeast of Augusta
Shuttle Logistics:  Put-in: Located just below the Grand Lake Matagamon Dam, northwest of Patten, ME. Take the private road from Patten to the put-in.

Take-out: Located on the right above Whetstone Falls Bridge.


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