Sacandaga Whitewater Recreation Area

The Sacandaga Whitewater Recreation Area consists of the lower 4 mileas of the Sacandaga River below Stewarts Bridge Dam to the confluence wiith the Hudson River. It is a wonderful reliable whitewater stretch great for  whitewater kayaking, canoeing and tubing. There a number of outfitters who can take you rafting or tubing or you can bring your own craft and use the put in and take out areas provided by Brookfield Renewable Power and managed by Sacandaga Outdoor Center. The Sacandaga River has reliable releases 7 days a week all summer long. Most releases are of a duration of 6 to 24 hours offering all day recreation on mild class 2 and 3 rapids. For more information contact the Sacandaga Outdoor Center at 518-696-5710

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Latitude: 43.3166385 Longitude: -73.8437033 Elevation: 627 ft
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Season And Hours Open

The Sacandaga River has releases almost everyday year round the recreation season is from Memorial Day weekend through Columbus Day Weekend.

For more information  call the Sacandaga Outdoor Center 518-696-5710

Don't Miss This When Visiting

The Sacandaga Outdoor Center offers rafting, tubing, kayaking, a full service paddle shop and shuttle service.

Identify And Describe The Management Organization

The Sacandaga Outdoor Center manages the access and egress points for Brookfield Renewable Power and offers a shuttle service for private boaters and tubers.



ADA Accessible


Tours Are Offered


Site is Child-friendly


Site is Pet-friendly


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