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Pejepscot Dam Recreation Area

Overview


Pejepscot Dam Recreation Area is located on the Androscoggin River. This hand-carry boat access point is located on property owned by Pejepscot Dam operators, a steel canoe portage stairway with padded canoe slide is in place to permit canoes or kayaks to be slid down to the river for launching. There are also hiking trails along the river, located on property owned by the Town of Brunswick.

The park is also popular with fishermen. The entrance to Pejepscot Dam Recreation Area is on River Road, approximately 4.5 miles from Pleasant Street (Route 1). Follow the gravel access road at the Pejepscot Dam Recreation Area sign to the end near the dam.

Amenities Available


  • Small parking area
  • Boat launch for hand carry watercraft

Primary Uses


  • Boat launch for hand carry watercraft; hiking

Restrictions


  • Hand carry watercraft launching only