Below is a start to our 2020 schedule. More trips will be added, contact Dave to discuss options. The above picture was taken by Dave while on a DIY moose hunt in Alaska in 2018.
NOTE: For those how have sent a deposit to secure a trip or those contemplating signing up for a trip this summer, we are in hopes the summer will go as planned. Moving forward if you need to cancel a trip or sign up and end up canceling a trip, we will refund your deposits in full due to the present situation with the corona virus.
A look back at our 2019 season with photo albums of trips
Bonaventure River, Gaspe, Quebec (more info)
7 day whitewater canoe trip nestled in a forest of Black Spruce. We begin our trip at Lac Bonaventure high in the Chic Choc Mountains and end near the Bay of Chalour. Lots of lively class I whitewater with a few class II-III ledge drops. Must have solid paddling skills. (pictures of one of our 2019 trips)
- June 12-19 or dates that work for you, (available)
Cost per person $1595.00
St. Croix River Canoe Trip (more info)
Day tours & overnight trips, 3-5 days. Designated as a Canadian Heritage River, the St. Croix flows along the eastern Maine border with New Brunswick Canada offering great wilderness scenery, moderate whitewater, maintained campsites and fishing for small mouth bass. the St. Croix is well suited for families and groups of all ages with little or no experience and can be paddled all summer long.
- May 23-25, 3 days (available)
- July 25-27 (room for 2)
- July 29-31, (trip is full)
- August 2-6 (room for 6)
Cost per person: day trips $125.00, 2 day trips $550.00, 3 day trips $595.00, 4 day trips $745.00, 5 day trips, $895.00, kids and teens up to age 17 come at 10% off when there is at least four paying full price (your party or combined parties).
Allagash Canoe Trip (more info)
Our best trip for spotting moose. Numerous starting and ending locations. Our 4 day trips start at Round Pond skipping Chase Stream Rapids and the large headwater lakes ending at Allagash Village. Our 6 day trip starts on Churchill Lake, includes Chase Stream Rapids and ends at Allagash Village. Our 7 day trip (the traditional trip less Chamberlain Lake) start on Indian Stream, skips Chamberlain Lake and ends at Allagash Village.
Teen Allagash Canoe Trip
We’re big on experiential education and teens learn best by doing. Our teen Allagash canoe trip focuses on having a great time while imparting outdoor living skills. Cook over an open fire, learn proper canoeing techniques, star gaze, swim , fish and much more! This trip is led by William Cliff (see staff profile), joined by his wife Christine, both teachers at East Grand School.
Families with younger kids are welcome on our 4 day trips which are mostly river travel, on longer trips, we recommend the minimum age be 12. Late August trips tend to be all adult trips.
- May 22-25, 4 days, (room for 8)
- July 6-12, 7 days, (available)
- August 11-14, 4 days, (available)
- August 16-20, 5 days, all women’s leisure trip, (room for 3)
- August 16-20, 5 days, Teens Only (ages 13-17), (available)
- August 23-28, 6 days, (room for 8)
- September 6-11, 6 days, Adults only trip, (room for 6)
*families with younger kids
Cost per person, 4 day trips $850.00, 5 day trips $995.00, 6 day trips $1150.00, 7 day trips $1295.00, kids and teens up to age 17 come at 10% off on 4 & 5 day trips and 15% off on trips 6 days and longer when there are at least four adults paying full price (your party or combined parties).
NE Mistissibi River, Northern Quebec (More Info)
The NE Mistissibi River is one of Eastern Canada’s best whitewater canoe trips. It features over 70 sets of rapids in 70 miles, many over 1 kilometer in length. When paddling in low to medium water, there is only one short portage and several linings, making this an excellent river to paddle or pole that is not too physically demanding. Scouting more difficult rapids prior to paddling provides helpful insight on how & where to run. Fish for Brook Trout and Northern Pike. Must have good whitewater paddling skills.
- July 17-28, (available)
Cost per person is $2495.00, includes all equipment, meals while on the river, 1st night at a campground in Doubeau/Mistissini. For adults and ages 13-17 when take part with an adult.
De Pas River Two Week Canoe Trip (More Info)
The De Pas is located in Northern Quebec and northeast of Labrador City and east of Schefferville. A tributary to the George River, the De Pas begins with numerous headwater lakes flowing northeast to the George River. Numerous class I-III rapids. This is an excellent back country canoeing and camping adventure offering fabulous fishing for Brook Trout, Lake Trout & Northern Pike with opportunities to view wildlife including bear, wolf and caribou.
- July 15-29, (2 interested, need 6 to make it a go)
Cost per person is $4500.00, includes all equipment, meals, round trip on the train from Sept Isle to Schefferville, overnight lodging in Schefferville on both ends of the trip and bush flights in and out. Ages 13 and up, adults.
How To Proceed with Signing Up For A Trip
Contact Dave to discuss the status of the trip and to answer any questions you may have. Once you have decided on a trip, download the Application, Release and Health History forms available on the contacts webpage and mail in with a deposit.
Joining Others on a trip
Perhaps you’re one person or a small group wanting to join others on an outing. Contact Dave to discuss available trips.