Connecticut River Boating Guide: Source to Sea (2007). The best and most complete recreation resource for kayaking, canoeing, and boating on the river.  It’s full of the information, maps, natural history, photos, plus camping and put-in access listings that will get you where you want to go.

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The Connecticut River Paddlers’ Trail in New Hampshire and Vermont

Boating in Upper Valley: maps, portages and other good information (CT River Joint Commissions

The Northern Forest Canoe Trail linking NY, VT, NH, Maine, and Québec.

Canoeing, and kayaking in Turners Falls and Northfield, MA (First Light Power Resources)

Places to Visit in Pioneer Valley by Boat on the Connecticut River (Holyoke Gas & Electric)

Detailed boating maps of the River from Bellows Falls, VT south to Hartford, CT (KM Digital Productions)

Water Trails in Connecticut (Rivers Alliance of CT)

Public use areas and access points in central Massachusetts (Holyoke Gas & Electric)


Boating Safety Guidelines from the Center for Disease Control

National Safe Boating Council

Flood predictions and times of cresting

Water release information from dams on Connecticut and Deerfield Rivers

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