2011 Source to the Sea Trek photos (45)

Created on: Friday, August 19, 2011
The sixteenth annual Androscoggin Source to the Sea Trek is in the books, and what a year it was!  Over 200 new and returning paddlers took part as we celebrated the continued revitalization of the beautiful Androscoggin.  Relive the journey in pictures!
  • An eagle supervises paddlers in Lisbon.
  • Gerry always brings his fishing rod. (Lisbon)
  • Gerry and Don in Durham.
  • Paddling through the tunnels in Lewiston.
  • Sneaking up into the tunnels in Lewiston.
  • Jonathan gives a little history lesson in front of Great Falls in Lewiston/Auburn.
  • ARWC board members Hiram Towle and Steve Wight in downtown L/A.
  • Lovely ladies Noelle Gauthier, Sarah DeCato, and Emily Gauthier paddle in downtown L/A.
  • Hope, love, and Great Falls in downtown L/A.
  • Auburn Rec campers experience the Androscoggin River.
  • Auburn Rec campers experience the Androscoggin.
  • Jeff Parsons of Bethel Outdoor Adventure provided canoes, instruction, and comic relief for the day with the Auburn Rec campers.
  • Having a great time at Paddle After Hours in downtown Jay.
  • Over 40 paddlers came out for Paddle After Hours in Jay.
  • Phil Poirier paddling in downtown Jay.
  • Dramatic clouds provided the backdrop for over 40 paddlers at Paddle After Hours in downtown Jay.
  • Dramatic clouds provided the backdrop for over 40 paddlers at Paddle After Hours in downtown Jay.
  • Jonathan just can't get enough of the Androscoggin.
  • Paddling past the Verso Paper mill in Jay.
  • Nick and Cindy set off from Riley Dam in Jay.
  • A beautiful landscape in Canton.
  • Ken Gallant of Verso Paper breaks in his new kayak.
  • Two thumbs up for the Androscoggin.
  • What a day! (Canton)
  • Paddling toward the White Mountains in Milan.
  • 4H Campers paddle into Rumford.
  • Staying in the shade in Hanover.
  • Calm day in Rumford.
  • The whole gang from Maine Handicapped Skiing in Hanover.
  • Gorgeous, gorgeous day paddling with Maine Handicapped Skiing from Bethel to Hanover.
  • Beautiful day in Hanover.
  • Beautiful day in Hanover.
  • Taking off from Bethel Outdoor Adventure in Bethel.
  • Ice cream social for lunch at ARWC board member Mike Galuszka's farm in Milan.
  • Just gorgeous in Milan, NH.
  • Max comes along for the ride in Milan.
  • It's a tough job, but somebody's gotta do it. (Milan)
  • A nice calm day paddling from Milan to Berlin.
  • The best lunch spot on the Trek - an island in Gulf Island Pond.
  • Ray Frechette pilots the Trek's only rowboat - which he made himself, of course (L/A)
  • 30+ paddlers in Turner.
  • Boats lined up for a lunch break in Shelburne (Pam Rousseau photo)
  • Sunset over the Magalloway on the first night of the Trek.
  • Champ's first time in a canoe.
  • Michael and Jamie, our tour guides in the Umbagog National Wildlife Refuge.
 

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