Tag Archives: kayak

It’s not too early to start planning for the Penobscot River Whitewater Nationals Regatta

For the past two years, top-notch paddlers have flocked to Old Town during the heat of summer to participate in the American Canoe Association’s national championship event. Scott Phillips, the race chairman, says it’s not too early to begin planning for this year’s Penobscot River Whitewater Nationals Regatta. This year’s event will be staged from […]

Paddle down to L.L. Bean next weekend

Come summer, it seems you can’t drive 10 miles on any Maine road without seeing a half-dozen vehicles with kayaks strapped to them. Canoes, while not nearly as ubiquitous, are also pretty common. This is Maine, after all. And even if you never venture Down East or visit the many seaside towns that have thriving […]