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It’s still only May but it looks and feels like Summer

It’s still only May but it looks and feels like summer around the Mount Washington Valley and on the Saco River. Air temps are around the 80s and water temps are in the mid to upper 60s. These conditions are more typical of July than late May. So, with summer conditions comes the first Saco…

Why don’t more people go skiing in the spring?

Why don’t more people go skiing in the spring? The sun is high, temps are usually great for outdoor activity and the snow is soft. Why more people don’t ditch the big, puffy parka, head to the hills, and rip some big GS turns on the corn snow is beyond me. Such is the case…

Great weekend for canoeing or kayaking on the Saco

Looks like a great weekend for canoeing or kayaking on the Saco. We are near peak foliage with a long holiday weekend on tap. Finally, we have a great weather forecast too! So come and do a trip on the Saco River with the experts, Saco Bound. There is no better place to take in…

From the Snowy Banks of the Saco River

From the Snowy Banks of the Saco River… The frozen tundra around Conway and the Saco River is melting quickly. It’s really starting to feel like “spring” around here. It’s sure to be a great paddling season with good water conditions. Saco Bound is now open for our 49th season in operation. Early season hours…

What a summer it’s been up here in the North County!

What a summer it’s been up here in the North County. Hot days and brilliant nights, have made it a wonderful season for those of us who love to spend time outdoors, and especially on the river. In a few weeks, we’re going to be moving into Fall, and while it’s a bit cooler, we…