Partners

Class V Partners

LL Bean

https://www.llbean.com

L.L. Bean, Inc. is a leading developer and retailer of quality outdoor gear and apparel. Founded in 1912 by Leon Leonwood Bean, the company began as a one-room operation selling a single product, the Maine Hunting Shoe. While its business has grown substantially, the company remains committed to the same honest principles upon which it was built – a focus on the customer, continuous product improvement, respect for people, wildlife and our natural resources and a 100% satisfaction guarantee. L.L.Bean is proud to sponsor conservation organizations that ensure quality outdoor experiences and help people enjoy the outdoors in a responsible manner.

Class IV Partners

NRS

http://www.nrsweb.com

100% employee-owned NRS is the world’s leading manufacturer of paddlesports apparel and accessories. Founded in 1972 in a college professor’s garage, NRS has become a major force in the outdoor industry, inspiring and equipping countless anglers and paddlers in the U.S. and around the world from its headquarters in Moscow, Idaho.

Northstar Canoes

http://northstarcanoes.com

Northstar Canoes was born of obsession. Founder Ted Bell’s love of canoeing spans decades, continents and companies. A former champion racer and builder extraordinaire, Ted knows precisely what makes an enthusiast’s heart pound. Today, after a 6-year hiatus, he’s back to producing the finest composite canoes ever made.

Exped

http://www.exped.com

Exped means expedition equipment, and through ingenious simplicity and innovation, Exped gear maximizes the users outdoor experience. Exped is based in Zurich, Switzerland with a subsidiary in Seattle.

Class III Partners

Placid Boatworks

http://placidboatworks.com/

We build ultralight canoes and efficient human powered watercraft in the cleanest manner possible that help people of all ages and physical abilities enjoy the great outdoors here in the Adirondacks and throughout the world.

Concept2

http://www.concept2.com/

Concept2, based in Morrisville, Vermont, is the leading manufacturer of world-class racing oars, indoor rowers and the SkiErg.

Kokatat

http://www.kokatat.com

Kokatat is the leading watersports wear manufacturer with a comprehensive line of technical paddling apparel. Our products are designed by paddlers for paddlers to meet the most challenging weather and water conditions. You’ll find a rich history of innovation, expedition field-testing, outstanding customer service and quality control behind every Kokatat product.

Wenonah Canoe

http://www.wenonah.com

Wenonah uses Kevlar, Royalex and other advanced materials to build light, tough, responsive canoes to satisfy the most demanding wilderness travelers.

Class II Partners

Peerless Handcuff Company

https://www.peerless.net/

Now in its fourth generation, Peerless Handcuff Company remains a family business committed to producing the finest restraints available. These products are used by law enforcement, correction and military agencies throughout the US and abroad.

Werner Paddles

http://www.wernerpaddles.com

Werner Paddles is the leading manufacturer of high quality kayak and canoe paddles, offering great performance and value at several price points. NFCT is proud to receive support from Werner through their Healthy Waters Initiative. to learn more visit http://www.wernerpaddles.com/about/healthy-waters

Supporters

Origin Coffee ADK

http://www.origincoffeeadk.com/

AT ORIGIN, WE LOVE COFFEE.  WE LOVE FOOD.  WE LOVE TALKING ABOUT COFFEE AND FOOD.  OUR LOVE FOR BOTH STEMS FROM MANY ADVENTURES NEAR AND FAR.

WE WORK DIRECTLY WITH LOCAL AND REGIONAL FARMS AND SUPPLIERS TO PROCURE THE FRESHEST INGREDIENTS POSSIBLE. OUR BREAKFAST AND LUNCH MENU CHANGES REGULARLY BASED ON THE SEASONAL AVAILABILITY OF LOCAL MEAT AND PRODUCE. OUR BAKED GOODS ARE PREPARED IN-HOUSE ON A DAILY BASIS.

GSI Outdoors

https://gsioutdoors.com/

Our passion is great food in the great outdoors. We adapt the comforts of home for the rigors of your adventures, whether you’re summiting a mountain or setting up on the sidelines of a soccer game. We believe food brings us together, sustains our explorations, and, mysteriously, always tastes better when cooked and eaten outside.

Equal Exchange

https://equalexchange.coop/

Equal Exchange’s mission is to build long-term trade partnerships that are economically just and environmentally sound, to foster mutually beneficial relationships between farmers and consumers and to demonstrate, through our success, the contribution of worker co-operatives and Fair Trade to a more equitable, democratic and sustainable world.

Seattle Sports

http://www.seattlesportsco.com

Seattle Sports’ innovation draws inspiration from its legacy of domestic manufacturing and from the Pacific Northwest.

MTI

http://www.mtiadventurewear.com

We specialize in one important thing: designing and building USCG approved life jackets so people can enjoy their time on the water better.

Bending Branches

http://www.bendingbranches.com

Elevating the paddling experience since 1982, Bending Branches is an American manufacturer of lightweight, durable paddles.

Paddling.com

http://www.paddling.com

Paddling.com is the leading resource for paddlesports information with consumer reviews, launch maps, classifieds, buyers guides, photos, forums and much more all free to use.

Class V Partners

Vermont River Conservancy

29 Main Street, Suite 11
Montpelier, VT
http://www.vermontriverconservancy.org/

Mahoosuc Outdoors

308 Milan Road, Rte. 16 Milan, NH03588
Milan, NH 03588
(603) 449- 6646 http://www.mahoosucoutdoors.com/

Newbury Kayak & Canoe

291 High Road
Newbury, Massachusetts 01951
(978) 465-0312 https://www.newburykayak.com/

Gord’s Corner Store/North Brook Outfitters

1156 W. Milan Rd.
West Milan, NH 03588
(603) 449-2236 https://sites.google.com/a/gordscornerstorenorthbrookoutfitters.com/ammo-cabin/

Mountainman Outdoor Supply Company

2855 Route 28
Old Forge, NY 13420
(315) 369-6672 http://www.mountainmanoutdoors.com

Adirondack Lakes & Trails Outfitters

541 Lake Flower Ave
Saranac Lake, NY 12983
(800) 491-0414 http://www.adirondackoutfitters.com

Rise VT

133 Fairfield Street St.
Albans, VT
802-524-8825 http://risevt.com/

Outdoor Gear Exchange

37 Church Street
Burlington, VT 05401
888-547-4327 http://gearx.com/index.html

Atlantic Coastal Kayaker

http://www.atlanticcoastalkayaker.com/

H2Outfitters

1894 Harpswell Island Road
Orr's Island, ME 04066
207.833.5257 https://www.h2outfitters.com/

Class IV Partners

Contoocook River Canoe Company

9 Horse Hill Rd
Concord, NH 03303
(603) 753-9804 http://www.contoocookcanoe.com

American Canoe Association

http://www.americancanoe.org/

North Country Hospital

189 Prouty Drive
Newport, Vermont
802-334-7331 https://www.northcountryhospital.org/

Community National Bank

https://www.communitynationalbank.com/

Swift House Inn

25 Stewart Ln
Middlebury, Vermont
802-388-9925 http://www.swifthouseinn.com/

Charles River Canoe & Kayak

160 Riverview Ave
Waltham, MA
(617) 965-5110 http://www.paddleboston.com/main.php

Montgomery Adventures

262 Deep Gibou Road
Montgomery Center, VT 05471
(802) 370-2103 http://www.montgomeryadventures.com/

Epic Sports

6 Central St
Bangor , ME 04401
(207) 941-5670 http://www.epicsportsofmaine.com/

Class III Partners

New Hampshire Fish & Game Department

(603) 788-3164 http://www.wildnh.com/

Dollar Island Camp

100 Dollar Island
Inlet, NY 13360

Station O’Kataventures

2733, Vallée-Missisquoi road
Mansonville, Quebec
888 746-4140 http://okataventures.com/en/

Spillover Motel

8258 Carrabassett Rd
Stratton, ME
(207) 246-6571 http://www.spillovermaine.com/index.html

Just Add Water Floating Camps

274 Shore Rd
Oquossoc, Maine
(443) 852-1125 TheFloatingNomad.com

Kroka Expeditions

767 Forest Rd.
Marlow, New Hampshire
603-835-9087 http://www.kroka.org/page/index.shtml

North Country Rivers

36 Main St
Bingham, Maine
207-672-4814 https://www.northcountryrivers.com/

Bear Rock Adventures

545 Beach Rd
Pittsburgh, New Hampshire
1.866.663.9777 http://www.bearrockadventures.com/

Caplan’s Army Store

457 Railroad Street
St. Johnsbury, VT 05819
802-748-3236 http://experiencethenortheastkingdom.com/caplan-s-army-store.html

The Jay Cloud Cyclery

91 N Main St
Montgomery Center, VT 05471
(802) 326-2055 https://www.thejaycloud.com/

Class II Partners

Another Paradise Cove Coffee & Kayak

1265 Main Street
Long Lake , NY 12847
518-624-4440

Northeast Whitewater

155 Greenville Road
Shirley Mills, ME 04485
888-484-3317 http://www.northeastwhitewater.com

Bert’s Boats

73 Smugglers View Rd
Jeffersonville, VT 05464
802-644-8189 http://www.bertsboats.com/

Shamrock Motel & Cottages

1055 Deerland Rd
Long Lake, NY 12847
518-624-3861 http://www.shamrockmotellonglake.com/

Little Gnesta

115 Prospect Street
Newport, VT 05855
802-334-3438 http://www.littlegnesta.com/

Vermont Salt Cave Spa

48 Main Street
Montgomery Center, VT
802-326-CAVE (2283) https://www.vtsaltcaves.com/

Placid Waters Kayaking

PO Box 242
Lake Clear, NY 12945
(315) 723-9709 www.placidwaterskayaking.com/index.html

Pine Cone Snack Bar

1692 E Berkshire Rd
Richford, VT 05476
802) 933-6630 https://www.facebook.com/pineconesnackbar/

Great Glen Trails Outdoor Center

Route 16, PO Box 278
Gorham, NH 03581
603-466-2333 http://www.greatglentrails.com

Raquette River Outfitters – Tupper Lake

1754 State Route 30
Tupper Lake, NY 12986
(518) 359-3228 http://www.raquetteriveroutfitters.com

Essex House and Tavern

138 Cross St
Island Pond, VT 05846
802-723-9888 https://essexhouseandtavern.com/

Mac’s Canoe Livery

5859 State Rte 30
Lake Clear, NY 12945
(518) 891-1176 http://www.macscanoe.com

Adirondack Mountain Club

https://www.adk.org/

Three Mountain Associates

802-496-5395

St. Regis Canoe Outfitters

73 Dorsey St
Saranac Lake, NY 12983
(888) 775-2925 http://www.canoeoutfitters.com

The Last Resort Cabins and Campground

PO Box 777
Jackman, ME 04945
(207) 668-5091 http://www.lastresortmaine.com/

Adventurous Joe Coffee

http://www.adventurousjoecoffee.com/

Jamieson Insurance

https://www.jamiesonins.com/

Maine Huts & Trails – Flagstaff Lake Hut

496C Main Street
Kingfield, ME 04947
207-265-2400 https://mainehuts.org/

Kingdom Trails

114 Burke Green Rd
East Burke, VT 05832
(802) 626-0737 kingdomtrails.org

Supporters

Sherman Hollow Organic Farm

http://www.shermanhollowfarm.com/

Yankee Magazine

yankeemagazine.com

Maine Island Trail Association

100 Kensington St, 2nd Floor
Portland, ME 04103
207-761-8225 https://mita.org/

Memphremagog Watershed Association

PO Box 1071
Derby, VT
802-487-0160 http://memphremagogwatershedassociation.com/en/

Cathedral Pines Campground

Route 27
Eustis, ME 04936
(207) 246-3491 http://www.gopinescamping.com/

White Wolf Inn

Route 27
Stratton, ME 04982
(207) 246-2922 http://www.thewhitewolfinn.com/

Nansen Ski Club

Rte.16
Berlin, NH 03570
(603) 752-4916 http://skinansen.com/

Umiak Outdoor Outfitters

849 S.Main St
Stowe, VT 05672
802-253-2317 www.umiak.com

Moose River Lodge & Motel

Main Street
Jackman, ME 04945
(888) 879-8168 http://www.mooservrlodge.com

Percy Lodge & Campground

338 Percy Rd
Stark, NH 03582
603-636-1662 http://percylodgeandcampground.com/

Ecopelagicon Nature Store

7 Pond Street
Rangeley, ME 04970
(207) 864-2771 http://www.ecopelagicon.com/

Northern Door Inn

356 W Main St
Fort Kent, ME 04743
(207) 834-3133 http://www.northerndoorinn.com/

Northwoods Outfitters

5 Lily Bay Road
Greenville, ME 04441
(866) 223-1380 http://maineoutfitter.com

Appalachian Mountain Club

https://www.outdoors.org/

Allagash Tails

Cohos Trails Association

https://www.cohostrail.org/

Adirondack Motel

248 Lake Flower Drive
Saranac Lake, NY 12983
(800)416-0117 http://www.adirondackmotel.com/