in the early seventies as SUNRISE COUNTY CANOE EXPEDITIONS - a traditional
eastern Maine guiding outfit offering canoe trips - SUNRISE EXPEDITIONS
INTERNATIONAL now encompasses itineraries ranging from the vast
arctic frontiers of northern Canada and Iceland to the desert canyons
of the American Southwest. There continues to be emphasis on exploring
unique, and lesser traveled rivers throughout Canada, as well as
exotic river itineraries worldwide.
nationwide for combining the best elements of traditional northern
guiding and canoemanship, with contemporary whitewater and expedition
techniques, SUNRISE has over the years attracted some of the finest
professional canoeists and veteran expedition river guides. Catering
to a distinct clientele who seek unusual river destinations, our
trips are run with integrity - in respect to aesthetics, instruction,
and personalized service. Whitewater technique, particularly solo
paddling and poling, has been our specialty for over 30 years.
repeatedly by numerous publications, and used by the National Geographic
Society, our quality and style can be attested to by our clientele,
many of whom come back loyally, year after year, to try new and
You've seen our trips
featured on ESPN, PBS's Anyplace Wild, Lonely Planet as
well as Outside Magazine, Men's Journal, Canoe &
Kayak, Field and Stream, and more.
Wild, Trailside, Lonely Planet,
Maine PBS, Made in Maine and ESPN.
information or to order contact us at:
4 Union Plaza - Suite 2 • Bangor, ME 04401 •
• Fax: 207-942-9399