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Saco River Conditions

Know Before You Go!

  REPORT DATE – August 6, 2022

Drought Alert: Saco river is very low and slow.

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Current Water Level

Current: 168 cfs / normal – 262 cfs  

Water Temperature

68 degrees

Current Water Conditions

Drought Alert. Saco River is low and slow!

1 mile: 2 plus Hours, Covered Bridge: 4+, Full Day 7 Hours

 Today’s Float Time

1.-Mile Float-  2 hours
3-Mile Redstone-  too low
3-Mile Covered Bridge- 3-4 hours Rocky at end
Full-Day Float- 7 hours

River Tubing Water Guide

Cubic feet per second (cfs)

100 – 400 cfs: Very slow moving water (no rapids) 1. mile trip is best float. Covered Bridge 3 Mile Float is rocky at the end. 

400 – 1000 cfs: Gentle current good conditions for Redstone Rapids (3 mile trip) Everyone should know how to swim.

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.