Book a Trip Request a Quote

Raft Rentals

13-15 foot raft rentals:  Bring a group of friends and Do-It-Yourself in a self guided trip on the Kennebec.  A sport boat holds 6 rafters and a guide. It is a very maneuverable raft for lots of fun on the river.  A 15 foot raft holds 8 passengers. Just $200 per day.  The raft rental is for paddlers with whitewater guiding experience.  For reservations call 1-800-207-7238.

We provide your party with personal flotation devices, helmets and paddles.  We will bring the sport boat to the launch site at the dam and pick the raft up at the end of your trip.  We reserve the right to cancel a raft rental due to unanticipated water levels or weather conditions.

Rental policy:  Advance reservations required to insure available equipment.  Cancellations at least 5 days prior to the trip will receive a full refund. Reservations made within 7 days of the trip are non-refundable.  A rental agreement and waiver form must be completed in advance of the trip.  A rental damage deposit of $300 per boat will be held via credit card authorization until the equipment is returned at the end of the day. No shows at the dam will be charged $100 per raft. Rafts must be returned to the take out by 4:00 pm. A late fee of $25 per hour per boat will be assessed.   Lost or damaged equipment fees:

Personal Flotation Device   $65.00

Paddle    $ 15.00

Helmet  $10.00

Raft Repair    $65/hour plus materials

 

 

"Your staff is always professional, knowledgeable and courteous. We love to see the returning guides each summer and meet the new guides to hear their stories of why they chose West Forks. Our sincerest thanks to all of you at Magic Falls for all that is done to make each trip so much fun. We feel like family every year. This is our favorite summer weekend We cannot wait to book our next adventure.
"
The Brooks Family, Jay, ME

"The best way ever to celebrate my 66th birthday!! I will be back for 67th!!"
Ferina, New York

"Thank you for a fabulous weekend! The lodge was super. The raft ride was thrilling! The food after ride was excellent! 5 stars all around! Great job and I hope to make it back up there again."
Melody, June 2020

"The entire family said this was something they want to do again, and we'll be using this company again to do it. Very family friendly and fun for everyone.

"
Elizabeth, Sept 20

Maine White Water Report [Updated 9/26/2021]

Kennebec River

5,000 10 am - 1 pm
mid 60's

Any published flows are approximate and forecasts are estimates only. Actual flows will vary and can change quickly at any time. Always be alert and wear an approved flotation device. Never go in or near the water until you know and accept the risks you are assuming by being in this area.

Dead River

Oct. 2 maximum 6,000
Oct 2 up to 6000
mid 60's

The Dead is the longest, continuous stretch of Class III-V whitewater in the East. Always use caution when recreating on or near dammed waters as water levels could change without notice.