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Maine whitewater, St. George River

Waldo county, Woodsmans Mills to Warren section whitewater kayaking, rafting, and paddling information.


CLASS I-II     30.3 miles
  The Woodsmans Mills to Warren stretch of St. George River in Waldo County is 30.3 miles long and has been rated as a class I-II section by American Whitewater. If you've been whitewater rafting and kayaking outside this state you might find the rivers here a bit more forgiving, so don't forget that a lot of the rivers in this state are suitable for beginners. The nearby hotels are a bit away from the river, but if you donít have reservations
    you might end up sleeping in your car. You can pitch a tent or park your RV at a nearby campground. A stretch of this length does require some preparations, so it looks like you will be camping out. Whether you're whitewater
rafting or kayaking in this general area you'll find lots of paddling spots. This river system has a few good paddling sections and the Woodsmans Mills to Warren section is one of them. The natural beauty of Waldo County and the water flowing gracefully down St. George River have people coming here. Great exercise and just being out on the river for a while are great reasons to come.

Briefly about the general area:
Going for a
hike along the Mount Megunticook Trail will let you absorb the natural beauty of this vicinity. Camden is a very popular ski area in the vicinity, and hiking along the Ragged Mountain Trail is delightful fun. This river has so much to offer. Damariscotta Lake State Park is worth visiting if you're at St. George River; since you're here you will meet lots of folks from nearby Union. Everybody loves Lake St. George State Park, and you ought to certainly have a look at striking Laite Memorial Beach if you're here. St. George River gets a common amount of annual rain. November is the wettest month with most rain; the driest month of the year is February.

St. George River, Woodsmans Mills to Warren road map
Printable road map with the put-in and take-out locations clearly marked.


Detailed Map

Stats for this river stretch

Local weather forecast

These outdoors activities are available near St. George River.
 Whitewater Near St. George River:
St. George River, Waldo County, 8 miles away
      Class I-II - 30.3 miles long (Woodsmans Mills to Warren)
Oyster River, Knox County, 9 miles away
      Class II-IV - 11.5 miles long (West Rockport to Warren)
Sheepscot River, Waldo Lincoln County, 13 miles away
      Class II - 4 miles long (Sheepscot Pond to Somerville)
Ducktrap River, Waldo County, 17 miles away
      Class II-V - 3.5 miles long (Black Brook to Ducktrap Harbor)
Sheepscot River, Lincoln County, 19 miles away
      Class II-III - 2 miles long (Coopers Mills to West Branch)
Sheepscot River - West Branch, Waldo Lincoln County, 20 miles away
      Class I-II - 11.3 miles long (Weeks Mills to Sheepscot River)
Damariscotta River, Lincoln County, 20 miles away
      Class II - 1.4 miles long (Reversing Falls)
Pemaquid River, Lincoln County, 20 miles away
      Class I-II - 5 miles long (Bristol to Pemaquid)
Goose River, Waldo County, 21 miles away
      Class V - 1 miles long (Route 141 to Belfast)
Marsh Stream, Waldo County, 24 miles away
      Class I-II - 9.5 miles long (Monroe Center to West Winterport)
 Ski Areas Near St. George River:
Camden, Maine , 10 miles away, 1150 foot drop, 3 lifts, 11 runs
Eaton Mountain, Maine , 35 miles away, 525 foot drop, 2 lifts, 15 runs
New Hermon Mountain, Maine , 37 miles away, 360 foot drop, 3 lifts, 21 runs
Titcomb, Maine , 65 miles away, 350 foot drop, 2 lifts, 15 runs
Lost Valley, Maine , 70 miles away, 240 foot drop, 2 lifts, 17 runs
Big Squaw, Maine , 74 miles away, 1750 foot drop, 4 lifts, 15 runs
Sugarloaf USA, Maine , 82 miles away, 2820 foot drop, 15 lifts, 129 runs
Saddleback, Maine , 93 miles away, 2000 foot drop, 5 lifts, 64 runs
Black Mountain, Maine , 94 miles away, 1120 foot drop, 4 lifts, 21 runs
Mount Abram, Maine , 99 miles away, 1150 foot drop, 5 lifts, 39 runs
 Marinas Near St. George River:
The Landings Marina, Rockland , 14 miles away
Landings Marina, Rockland , 14 miles away
Unity Marina Campground, Unity , 19 miles away
 Beaches Near St. George River:
Laite Memorial Beach, Knox , 15 miles away
Lucia Beach, Knox , 16 miles away
 Hotels Near St. George River:
Hampton Inn - Suites Rockland, Thomaston , 12 miles away
The Country Inn Camden-Rckprt, Rockport , 12 miles away
Rockland Harbor Hotel, Rockland , 13 miles away
Strawberry Hill Seaside Inn, Rockport , 14 miles away
Elms Inn Bed And Breakfast, Camden , 14 miles away
 Campgrounds Near St. George River:
Sennebec Lake Campground, Union, 2 miles away
Mic Mac Cove Campground, Union, 4 miles away
Loon's Cry Campground, Warren, 6 miles away
 Trails Near St. George River:
Ragged Mountain Trail, Knox , 10 miles away
Mount Megunticook Trail, Knox , 13 miles away
Mount Battie Trail, Knox , 14 miles away
Spring Brook Trail, Knox , 16 miles away
Hockomock Nature Trail, Lincoln , 17 miles away
 Public Lands Near St. George River:
Lake St. George State Park, Maine , 10 miles away
Damariscotta Lake State Park, Maine , 13 miles away
Camden Hills State Park, Maine , 16 miles away
 Golf Courses Near St. George River:
Goose River Golf Course, Rockport , 12 miles away
Rockland Golf Club, Rockland , 13 miles away
Northport Golf Club, Lincolnville , 13 miles away
 Lakes Near St. George River
Pitcher Pond, Waldo , 16 miles away
Damariscotta Lake, Lincoln , 20 miles away

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