Cupsuptic, Maine, US
|Usual Difficulty||V+ (varies with level)|
|Avg. Gradient||55 fpm|
|Max Gradient||200 fpm|
|SANDY RIVER NEAR MADRID|
|hads-MDIM1||50 - 150 cfs||II-III||cfs|
This is mostly a calm stream, with occasional bits of excitement. On the 90% that doesn't require you to concentrate on your paddling you can relax and watch for wildlife.
Guage correlation is a very rough guess using the nearest online guage.
Put in and take out locations are good parking areas near Big Canyon and Big Falls, but you'll probably need to hunt around a bit for the best place to actually get on and off the water.