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A.Roy Curtis (right) and Gabor Degre negotiate the main drop of Upper Gordon Falls on the Mattawamkeag River on April 8th 2012.  The river flow was 2800 cubic feet per second. BDN photo by Gabor Degre

Mattawamkeag River provides whitewater thrills

By Gabor Degre, BDN staff on May 07, 2012, at 1:55 p.m.
I heard from several boaters that running the Mattawamkeag River usually becomes favorable around the end of the whitewater paddling season. Due to a huge watershed the river stays high and runnable long after the smaller streams dry up. We had such a dry spell in the early spring of …