Housatonic River Day Trip - Falls Village to Housatonic Meadows Picnic Area

by  rayzavs

A self-supported trip created by rayzavs

Trip Overview

This is a Nice Day trip with some rock gardens Rapids in Higher water. You might be able to arrange transport with Clarke outdoors. All in all nice scenery and a good paddle.

Safety Notes

In the early spring and with Heavy Rainfalls you may see a class III rapid

Gear Notes

Day Trip stuff. 8-10 miles I think


In late Summer or in a dry spell you may have low water, keep an eye out for the deep water channel.

Portage Notes


Trip Details

  • Trip Dates: 6/4/2022
  • Sport/Activity: Kayaking, Canoeing, Kayak Fishing
  • Skill Level: Intermediate
  • Water Type: Flat/Sheltered Water, River/Creek (Up to Class II), Rock Gardens, Whitewater class I - III

Trip Location