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Paddle After Hours pulls people to the River

by Connor Regan on July 19, 2013

The paddle after hours event sponsored by the androscoggin land trust invites people to enjoy the androscoggin. During the hot summer months it is common for people to take advantage of our river to cool off and enjoy the beautiful scenery. This paradise between two cities is being rediscovered. Canoes, kayaks and paddle boards were […]

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A key aspect of the Moxie Festival of Lisbon, the 15th annual Chief Worumbo river race brings people back to enjoy the Androscoggin. The race gives locals the opportunity to spend some quality time outdoors and cool off in the water. This is an excellent example of people reconnecting with this great river. Read the Sun Journal […]

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Kayaking and Canoeing The River

by GeneGeiger on July 1, 2012

Long time residents remember when the Androscoggin was primarily used to deliver paper mill waste to the ocean.  The smell and foam kept us well away. There's been a total transformation in recent years.  Today, our river is our greatest recreational resource, inviting us to boat, fish, and even swim. Businesses are now setting up […]

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