Saco River Conditions

Know Before You Go!

REPORT DATE – May 18, 2020

Presently the Saco River is a chilly 50 degrees and running higher than normal. Only people with experience should be on the River. Way too cold for Tubing. Shuttle service will begin in June. 

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Current Water Level

2251 cfs / normal – 1900 cfs

Water Temperature

50 degrees

Current Water Conditions

Saco River is high and chilly. National Weather Service has a hypothermia warning through May 26.

 Today’s Float Time

1-Mile Float- not offering
3-Mile Redstone-  not offering
3-Mile Covered Bridge-not offering
Full-Day Float- not offering

River Tubing Water Guide

Cubic feet per second (cfs)

100 – 400 cfs: Very slow moving water (no rapids) 1.5 mile trip. Alternative 3 Mile Float with no Rapids

400 – 1000 cfs: Gentle current perfect conditions for Redstone Rapids (3 mile trip)

1000 – 1200 cfs: Quicker water. Ages 12 and up for Redstone Rapids (3 mile trip)

1200 – 1600 cfs: Adults only

PLEASE NOTE: This is only a general guide. Water levels change on a daily basis.