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Six day Allagash Canoe Trip from Churchill Lake to Allagash Village, 62 miles. Great trip for spotting wildlife, fishing and just getting away from it all! No previous canoeing or camping experience is necessary. Seasoned Registered Maine Guides take care of all the logistics, meals, and provide instruction as needed.  All gear is provided, all you will need is a sleeping bag and a few changes of clothing. Contact Canoe the Wild to plan your 2017 Allagash canoe trip from four days.

13 ladies on the St. Croix River celebrating a Martha’s 50th birthday party! Four days and three nights. Canoe the Wild offers custom canoe trips for your group. All meals, equipment, guides and instruction as needed is provided.  Contact Canoe the Wild for more information.

Troop 76 of Holliston, MA on their 2nd canoe trip with Canoe the Wild. The scouts gained confidence with basic canoemanship on moving water, learned how to set up and take down camp, proper fire wood selection, knots and uses of, cooking over an open fire and much more. The St. Croix River is a great option for groups of all sizes with no previous experience with 4 or 5 days being the best duration.

June 3-10, 2016 Bonaventure River canoe trip. Canoe the Wild teamed up with Allagash Guide Inc for this one. Had high water, great people, and a great time! For more information about our trips, visit our website Canoethewild. For first timers, we recommend the St. Croix River 3-5 days and the Allagash River canoe trip, 4-8 days. we have room on several of our 2016 schedule trips this summer.

Here is a collection from last summer’s canoe trips on  the Allagash, St. Croix River, Penboscot, Liard River, Yukon, NE Mistassibi, Quebec. Adventures for the First Timer and Seasoned paddler. Come join us on a Canoe Trip in Maine or Canada in 2016. Visit http://www.canoethewild.com

Trip Highlights from 2015. River trips including the Allagash canoe trip, St. Croix River, Cascapedia, NE Mistassibi river trip, Liard River Trip, Yukon Canada and Penobscot Rivers. also a few pictures from a moose photography outing and moose hunting wall tent base camps in the North Maine Woods. My 2016 schedule Maine canoe trips includes 3 day, 4 day and longer trips on Maine  and Canadian rivers. Most canoe trips are for the beginner, and no extreme workouts or conditioning required before you trip. An active life style including walking and stretching for a few weeks prior to the trip is helpful. Canoe trips are fully outfitted and guided. More information is available at Canoe the Wild.com

“Hi Dave, We are still basking in our Allagash bliss!! Thanks for a fantastic trip – it was just awesome in every way! The boys were nonstop about it in the car ride home…” Carolyn Cote

Allagash canoe trip with families from NH, NY City and Southern CA enjoying a four day trip on the Allagash River. Allagash canoe trips are well suited for those with little on no expereince with canoeing and camping in Maine. Maine Guide and Outfitter Dave Conley can guide your Allagash canoe trip and provide instruction, equipment and meals.

“Besides being exceptionally competent and helpful, our guides were genuinely nice people whose good nature, positive attitude, and enthusiasm for the outdoors was infectious”. Lee Goldburg, Princeton, NJ

“This was the most wonderful experience. We all had a great time. It could not be better. Thank you so much. Your crew could not be better”. Alexsis Beach, San Francisco, CA

The Beach Family of Switzerland, California and New Jersy took part in a three day and two night canoe trip on the St Croix River guided by Maine Guide Tammi Matula with Veteran East Grand Outdoor Education students assisting. Other Maine wilderness trips include the Allagash and Penobscot Rivers

 

“Dave, thanks again for a fabulous trip. Every member of our party thoroughly enjoyed the experience. Your preparation and your execution in the field were impeccable in every respect. Everything met or exceeded our expectations. We are already talking about our next trip, hopefully the St. Croix with you next summer”. John Aromando, Poland, Maine

Another guided Maine canoe trip with Dave Conley and Canoe the Wild. This was a four day and three night canoe trip. A guided trip on the Allagash Wilderness Waterway is a great place to view wildlife and brush up on your canoeing and camping skills. Other trips that offer great scenery and easy whitewater include the St. Croix River near Vanceboro Maine. Choose the Bonaventure River in Quebec for more adventuresome whitewater and great wilderness scenery.

Maine Guide Dave Conley recently guided a canoe trip for Chip and Lani Cochrane of Allagash Canoe Trips. Our three day trip was into Lobster Lake, West Branch of the Penobscot watershed.  We camped at Ogden South for two nights, hiked up Lobster Mtn., fished, paddled and viewed wildlife. To view other Maine canoe trips such as the Allagash RiverSt. Croix River, visit my website at Canoe the Wild