Local canoeing and kayaking MaineGuiding offers half and full day trips and excursions within the local area along with full day paddles in various other areas of the state for groups. There is a large and varied range of possible options. These are geared to the new paddler and novice, with instruction as needed and wanted while having an enjoyable paddle on the local rivers and streams which will be the focus. MaineGuiding offers these at varying times and availabilities while not working longer trips.

Evening and Moonlight Paddles
Wildlife Viewing
Leisure Paddles
Educational Interest

White water rafting excursions
are all inclusive leaving
from the Bangor / Old Town
area. Shuttle to and from
the rafting outfitter
as well as overnight
accommodations can be
arranged upon request.
All pricing and required
deposit information can
be found on our rates page.

Schedule of Upcoming Trips
Upcoming trips may not be scheduled
far in advance due to dependence on current conditions,
rainfall and other variables. Please check the MaineGuiding
live calendar for dates or request
to be put on our mailing list.

Old Town Canoe and Kayak
Having a working relationship with the Old Town Canoe and Kayak factory store, Maineguiding is able to try out most any of the canoes and kayaks they offer.

Want to try out paddling without
committing to buying all the equipment?
Wondering what kind of canoe or kayak
is best for you? Need some pointers
or someone with experience to show
you the ropes? Get your paddle wet with
a professional guide at your side! With years
of experience, Dan can assist you with
all of your paddling needs.