Best way to soak up the scenery
Fall is an ideal time for white-water rafting in The Forks, Maine, with warmer, higher water and blazing colors atop the deep rockwalled Kennebec River Gorge. Northern Outdoors outfitters (800-765-7238, www.northernoutdoors.com
) offers single-day rafting trips starting at $79 a person and overnight packages starting at $106.
Photograph courtesy of Northern Outdoors