PPCS Trip and Event Schedule

Please contact the trip coordinator at least two days before the trip.
Please review the Participant's Responsibilities, Dos and Don'ts, Reading a River, Survival Tips and the Liability Waiver.
If you would like to lead a trip that isn't listed here, contact, contact me and I'll add your trip to the list.

Trip Coordinators: Check your trip description listed here to make sure it is accurate. If any changes need to be done, contact me and I'll make the change.

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Trip description/notes:

Dates River/Event Section Class Notes TC TC Phone TC email
Fri-Sun June 30 to July 1Roll Dams section of W. Br PenobscotIIIHelen Hess(207) 288-9510email
Sat. July 1Dead River @ 1800IIITC neededemail
Sun July 2Dead River @ 1300IIITC neededemail
Sat July 8Canada Falls @ 600IVRon Chase(207) 725-4342email
Fri. July 14Rapid RiverIVRyan Galway(207) 650-0978email
Fri. July 21Swiftwater Rescue Clinic (Forks)Kick off the Summer Picnic weekend with this one-day class taught by ACA-certified instructors from Northeast Guide Service. Includes a raft trip through the Kennebec Gorge to the site, drills on rope-throwing, swimming, boat recovery, wading, and more. Participation limited to 10 people with preference given to first-timers. Your slot will be reserved when you pre-pay the $65 cost of class to the PPCS. Kyle Duckworth(207) 288-5763email
Sat/Sun July 22-23Summer Picnicemail
Sat. July 22Dead River @ 2400IIITom Rutka(207) 450-3424email
Sat. July 22Kennebec from Webb's to CaratunkIIAllan Fuller(207) 453-2229email
Sat. July 22Cook's Meeting @ 5:30Webb's CampgroundSkirts are optional.  Followed by Pot Luck Supper @ 6:00 pm. All are welcome who bring a contribution. email
Sun. July 23Dead River @ 1800IIITC neededemail
Sun. July 23Kennebec low flowl 8:00 a.m.IIITC neededemail
Sun. July 23Kennebec Gorge @ 4800IVJean Miller, Bill Stafford(860) 309-8360, (860) 970-16email
Sun. July 30Kennebec RiverWaterville - AugustaIAllan Fuller(207) 453-2229email
Sat/Sun Aug 5-6Canada Falls @ 600, Roll Dams 500III-IVJohn Brower(207) 397-4815email
Sat. Aug 12Dead River @ 2400IIITom Rutka(207) 450-3424email
Sun. Aug. 13Dead River @ 1800IIITom Rutka(207) 450-3424email
Sat/Sun Aug 19-20Magalloway @ 1200IVCamping nearbyRyan Galway(207) 650-0978email
Sat/Sun Aug 19-20Canada Falls 600, Roll Dams 500III-IVJohn Brower(207) 397-4815email
Mon-Fri 8/21-25Sea Kayak StoningtonDave Wallace, Allan Fuller(207) 522-2525, (207) 453-22email
Sun Sep 3Dead River @ 5500IVTom Rutka(207) 450-3424email
Sat. Sep 9Canada Falls 600IVJohn Brower(207) 397-4815email
Sun. Sep 10Roll Dams section of W. Br PenobscotIIIJohn Brower(207) 397-4815email
Sat. Sep 16Dead River @ 3500IIISuzanne and Gary Cole(207) 933-4025email
Sun. Sep 17Kennebec GorgeIVSuzanne and Gary Cole(207) 933-4025email
Sat. Oct 7Dead River up to 6000IVTC neededemail
Sat.- Mon Oct 7-9Fall Supper Events Mt. Desert IslandHiking biking, sea kayaking and more. Sign up Saturday morning, Somesville Fire Station. Pot luck at 6:00; bring a dish to share; chowder served;program to follow.email
Sat. Oct 14NH River drawdown; TC ChoiceIII+Ryan Galway(207) 650-0978email
Sa. Oct 21Farmington River, New Boston MA.IIICamping nearbyJean Miller, Bill Stafford(860) 309-8360, (860) 970-16email