2015 Northeast Whitewater Release Schedule Set

Posted: 03/27/2015
by Robert Nasdor

Northeast boaters are celebrating the end of a long, cold and snowy winter and are making boating plans for the year. Here is the 2015 Northeast Release Schedule

2015 NORTHEAST RELEAST SCHEDULE

Adirondacks

 

 

Bottom Moose

 

April 19, 26

 

May 2, 3, 9, 10, 16, 17, 23, 24, 30, 31

 

June 7

 

October 4, 11, 16, 17, 18, 24, 25

 

 

 

Moosefest weekend Oct. 16-18

 

KoNY Race Oct. 17

 

 

Raquette -Stone Valley

 

July 11, 25

 

August 8, 22

 

September 5, 7

 

 

 

KoNY Race Sept 5

 

 

Beaver

 

September 5, 7, 12, 19, 26 (Taylorville)

 

Sept. 6 (Moshier)

 

Sept. 6, 7, 12, 19, 26 (Eagle)

 

 

 

KoNY Race Sept. 6

 

Massachusetts

Deerfield - Fife Brook

March

28

 

April

12, 15-19, 22-26, 29-30

 

May

1-3, 9-10, 16-17, 20-24, 27-31

 

June

13-14, 17-21, 24-28

 

July

2-5, 9-12, 15-19, 22-26, 29-31

 

August

1-2, 5-9, 12-16, 20-23, 28-30

 

September

2-6, 9-13, 16-19

 

October

1-4, 8-11

 

Deerfield - Monroe Bridge

May

 23, 24

 

June

14, 19(Fri), 20, 21, 26(Fri), 27, 28

 

July

3(Fri),4, 5, 10(Fri), 11, 12, 19, 25, 31

 

August

1, 2, 8, 9, 15, 21(Fri), 22, 30

 

September

5, 6, 12, 13

 

October

10, 11

Berkshire Highlands Pentathalon:

Massachusetts Free Fishing Weekend:

March 28

June 6 & 7 (minimum flow weekend)

Charlemont Down River Race:

 

Deerfield Riverfest:

July 10, 11, 12                  

Deerfield River Cleanup:

National River Cleanup Week

 

Millers River

Birch Hill Dam

Tully Lake (300cfs)

Sat. April 11

Sun. April 12

9 pm on Friday until water is depleted

1100 cfs

 

52nd Annual River Rat Race 

 

Westfield River

Knightville Dam

Littleville Dam

Fri. March 27

Sat. March 28

Sun. March 29

Fri. afternoon until water is depleted

 

drawdown of winter pool

Knightville Dam

(900 cfs)

Littleville Dam

(700 cfs)

Sat. April 18

Sun. April 19

6:00 am until water is depleted

1200 cfs

62nd Annual Westfield River Races Saturday Recreational Sunday

 

 

Quinnibaug River

 

 

 

 

 

Brimfield Lake

Sun. April 26

5 am until water is depleted

350 cfs

Sturbridge Lions Club East All American River Race

 

 

 

 

 

 

New Hampshire

 

Lower Otter Brook:

Lower Otter Brook

Sat. April 11

Sun. April 12

9:00 am until water is depleted

300 cfs 

Recreational 

 

Lower Otter Brook

Sat. May 2

Sun. May 3*

9:00 am until water is depleted

300 cfs

ACA NH WW Championship *(if not enough water, priority day)

Ashuelot River

Surrey Mountain Dam

Sat. May 2

Sun. May 3

5 am until water is depleted

275 cfs

Ashuelot Canoe Race

Lower Ash Canoe and Kayak Race

 

Blackwater River

 

Blackwater Dam

Fri. April 17

Sat. April 18

Sun. April 19

12:00 pm Fri until water is depleted

650 cfs

 

Race Saturday  and Sunday are priority release dates

 

Vermont

 

West River

Ball Mountain

Townsend Dam

Sat. Sept. 26

Sun. Sept. 27 

8:30 am until water is depleted

1500 cfs

Recreational release. Two-day release if water levels permit.

 

Maine

Kennebec

Sat

13-Jun

10 to 1

8000 cfs

Sat

20-Jun

1 to 3

2400 cfs

Sat

27-Jun

1 to 3

2400 cfs

Sat

4-Jul

1 to 3

2400 cfs

Mon

6-Jul

10 to 1

8000 cfs

Sat

11-Jul

1 to 3

2400 cfs

Sun

12-Jul

1 to 3

2400 cfs

Sat

18-Jul

1 to 3

2400 cfs

Sat

25-Jul

1 to 3

2400 cfs

Sat

1-Aug

1 to 3

2400 cfs

Sun

2-Aug

1 to 3

2400 cfs

Sat

8-Aug

1 to 3

2400 cfs

Sat

15-Aug

1 to 3

2400 cfs

Sun

16-Aug

1 to 3

2400 cfs

Sat

22-Aug

1 to 3

2400 cfs

Sat

29-Aug

1 to 3

2400 cfs

Sat

5-Sep

10 to 1

8000 cfs

 

5-Sep

1 to 3

2400 cfs

Sat

12-Sep

10 to 1

1 to 3

8000 cfs

2400 cfs

Sun

 13-Sep

1 to 3

2400 cfs

Sat

26-Sep

10 to 1

8000 cfs

Dead

Sat

5/2

7000 cfs + 

Sat

5/9

7000  cfs +

Sun

5/24

5500 cfs

Sat

5/30

5000 cfs +

Sun

5/31

1300 cfs*

Sat

6/6

3500 cfs*

Sun

6/7

2400 cfs*

Sat

6/20

1800 cfs*

Sun

6/21

1300 cfs*

Sat

7/4

1800 cfs*

Sun

7/5

1300 cfs*

Sat

7/18

2400 cfs*

Sun

7/19

1800 cfs*

Sat

8/8

2400 cfs*

Sat

8/15

1800 cfs*

Sun

8/30

5500 cfs*

Sat

9/12

3500 cfs*

Sat

10/3

FULL OPEN TO 6000 cfs

Rapid

Friday

July 17

1800 cfs

Saturday

July 18

1800 cfs

Sunday

July 19

1800 cfs

Saturday

July 25

1300 cfs

Sunday

July 26

1300 cfs

Saturday

August 1

1300 cfs

Sunday

August 2

1300 cfs

Friday

August 7

1300 cfs

Saturday

August 8

1300 cfs

Sunday

August 9

1300 cfs

 

Magalloway River

Saturday

June 27

900 cfs

Sunday

June 28

900 cfs

Saturday

July 4

900 cfs

Sunday

July 5

900 cfs

Saturday

July 11

1200 cfs

Sunday

July 12

1200 cfs

Saturday

August 15

1200 cfs

Sunday

August 16

1200 cfs

Saturday

August 22

1200 cfs

Sunday

August 23

1200 cfs

Saturday

September 5

900 cfs

Sunday

September 6

900 cfs

 

Bob Nasdor