West Branch of the Penobscot River


West Branch of the Penobscot River


August 2-5, 2018

A great trip for bird watching and moose spotting, this 4-day, 3-night canoe trip will offer a rejuvenating pace on one of the most scenic and beautiful rivers in Maine, with well-maintained campsites. We will paddle approximately 17 miles of quick water on the West Branch of the Penobscot River from Lobster Stream to Chesuncook Village on Chesuncook Lake, where views of Mt. Katahdin may be seen. The West Branch of the Penobscot is steeped in Wabanaki lore and literary history; Henry David Thoreau once paddled these waters. Previous paddling experience is not necessary. Registration is required.

Here is a link for more information, an itinerary, and a packing list.

Fee: $845 per participant, includes all meals, group gear, and guidance/facilitation for the duration of the trip. (Note: this is the actual cost to us as an organization, but if you really want to go and can't afford it, contact us and we'll figure something out. We're committed to figuring out a way for folks to get the renewal they need.)

Registration and Payment Information:

After registering, we will send you a follow-up email later with links to fill out the Registration Information, which includes: Personal Information, Pre-trip Questions, Emergency Contact Information, and Insurance Verification.

Once you've completed the very short Registration Information the trip will be added to your "CART". Click on "CART" in the top right and you will be directed to the payment process. Follow the prompts to select your preferred payment. 

If you are registering 45+ days prior to the starting date of the trip you can pay the non-refundable 25% deposit at checkout by using promo code: DEPOSIT. We will then invoice you for the remaining balance 45 days prior to the starting date of your trip. 

If you are registering within 45 days of the starting date of your trip the full balance is due at the time of registration.

For payment schedule and cancellation policy see our Terms and Conditions

If you have any questions at all about the registration process, please drop us a line:

Email: contact@renewalinthewilderness.com

Phone: (207)200-3494

Mail: 1 Forest Ave 2A Portland ME 04101

After you have completed the registration process we will contact you to confirm receipt of your payment, and to guide you through the preparation process.

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