Saco River Water Conditions

REPORT DATE – May 30, 2020

Presently the Saco River is a refreshing 51 degrees and running higher than normal. We are open for individuals with previous paddling experience. Tubing we are open for ages 12 and up.   

Current Water Level

Current Flow: 1521 cfs / normal  1200cfs

Water Temperature

50 chilly degrees

Current Water Level

Saco River is high and refreshing. Still snow in the Mountains.   

Paddling Water Guide

Cubic feet per second (cfs)
200 – 400 cfs: Very slow moving water. Normal Summer Flow. Lots of Beaches
400 – 1000 cfs: Perfect level with some small riffles. All trips offered. 
1000 – 1500 cfs: Quicker water. Ages 10 and up 
1500 – 2400 cfs: Previous Paddling Experience Recommended. 

May Average: 1200-2500

June Average: 500-1200

July Average: 300-600

August & September: 200-400

This is a only a general guide.

Water levels change on a daily basis.

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