Baskahegan Stream Canoe Race

Posted March 26, 2013, at 7:39 p.m.

Saturday, May 11, 2013 8:35 p.m. to 8:35 p.m.

Location: East Grand School, 31 Houlton Road, Danforth, Maine

For more information: Dave Conley; 207-551-8729; eastgrandschool.org/adventure-race

New 33 Mile Flat Water Race: One division (canoe, kayak solo, tandem). Beginning at the headwaters of the Baskahegan off the White Farm Road in Kossuth and ending in Bancroft near Danforth, Mostly stream travel with a 4.25 mile crossing on Baskahegan Lake and 3.5 mile crossing on Crooked Brook Flowage. This race will run in conjunction with the East Grand Adventure Race. We will have safety on the Lake and Flowage and shuttle service back to the school from the finish line (8 miles). Note: you will need to make arrangements to have your vehicle brought back to the school from the starting line(33 miles). In the event of high winds, the race course will be shortened. Map of race course available on line and will be given on race day. A compass is recommended for getting your bearings on the Lake and Flowage.