The Northern Kennebec River Valley has some of the best kayaking and canoeing in New England. With picturesque ponds and lovely lakes just waiting for you. There is an adventure here for everyone. A lake kayaking vacation at The Hawk’s Nest Lodge can be easy and fun for the whole family. Bring your canoes and kayaks or rent one from next door to take advantage of the extraordinary paddling our area has to offer. Need help with your river shuttle? No problem, just ask.