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Kayaking on First Roach Pond - in Kokadjo ME

Rating: One-and-a-Half Stars - Another one of Maine's big ponds, First Roach Pond is too big to paddled in one go. Mountain views surround the Pond.

  Put in at Lily Bay Road
  in Kokadjo ME.
Paddle around western haf
  of pond and return.
Estimated round trip
  distance = 4 to 6 miles
First Roach
  Pond Dam
Northern Pine Lodge
  kayak rentals

Disclaimer: It is your responsibility to determine the legality, suitability and safety of this route for yourself.

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Kayaking on First Roach Pond - in Kokadjo ME

Other resources:
Northern Pride Lodge
Kokadjo Cabins & Trading Post
Maine Dept. of Conservation: First Roach Pond Boat Ramp

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At Kokadjo ME in July 2012. Sign says:
  "Welcome to Kokadjo
  Populatiion "Not Many"

First Roach Pond and launc in Kokadjo ME.

About 300 feet to the right of launch is the First Roach Pond Dam.

The town of Kokadjo ME in a picture.

The Roach River below the dam. Too bad this river is too shallow in summer to kayak.

First Roach Pond Information Kiosk

First Roach Pond looking to the right of launch.

Northern Pine Lodge road sign