Trip at a Glance
Kennebec Family Rafting – The Forks, Maine
Crab Apple Whitewater sits on the banks of the beautiful Kennebec River in The Forks, Maine. Rafters looking for a mild float down the Kennebec can put their rafts in right in front of Crab Apple and float miles of uncrowded river. Six miles of river include floating, splashes of Class I-II whitewater, opportunities for swimming and a riverside snack with their Maine Guide. This mild, guided adventure is perfect for younger kids, adults and Seniors looking for classic summertime Maine wilderness or spectacular Fall foliage.
Schedule: Our Family Raft Trip is available May 25 – September 1 for the 2024 season.
Includes: Pre-trip safety instruction, licensed guide, PFD and helmet, transportation to and from river, riverside snack
Lodging & Rafting Packages
Premium Accommodations (scroll to see all options)
The River Cottage sits right on the Kennebec River. Loads of space with 4 bedrooms, 2 baths and living room. The River Cottage is great for large groups of friends or family who want to hang out and enjoy each other’s company but also have just a short walk across the street for breakfast before the trip and the pub after rafting. Sleeps 6-12. Air conditioned.
The Snow Cottage was designed with flexibility and convenience in mind for rafters. It is complete with kitchenette, full bath, Satellite TV, bedroom and living room. The cottage also gives you privacy as it is set away from other accommodations. Air conditioned.
Our eight Queen suites are beautiful! Each includes two queen beds, wet bar, mini fridge, two person whirlpool jacuzzi tub and deck. Each room is unique and comfortable. Air conditioned.
Standard Accommodations (scroll to see all options)
Larger unit within The Lodge sleeps 4-8 people. Rooms have the feel of Maine’s wilderness with natural wood interiors and a view of the Kennebec River. Adjacent to the outdoor heated swimming pool. Air conditioned.
Open floor plan well-suited for groups of friends or family. Conveniently located adjacent to the outdoor heated swimming pool. Air conditioned.
Unit within The Lodge for 4-8 people. Natural wood interiors and a view of the Kennebec River. Adjacent to the outdoor heated swimming pool. Air conditioned.
The Lodge has six private guest rooms. Five Guest Rooms have two double beds, private bath and front deck. One room has a double bed and a set of bunks. Adjacent to the swimming pool. Air conditioned.
Kennebec River Map
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