New York's Premier Whitewater Event

October 13, 14 & 15 in Old Forge, New York

Mountainman is the local shop to find out everything about Moosefest, New York's Premiere Whitewater event! Each October whitewater enthusiasts gather in Old Forge to paddle the Moose. Questions? Give us a call at (315) 369-6672, option 1 or visit the MooseFest Facebook page. We will have extended store hours during Moosefest: Friday 9-8pm, Saturday 8-8pm, and Sunday 8-6pm.

The Moose River, just outside of Old Forge, NY has some of the Northeast's most reliable whitewater and is a great way to wrap up your paddling festival season! Ranging from flat water to what many consider Class V whitewater, the Moose has something for everyone, beginner to expert! Remember, it's not just a festival but more a state of mind...guaranteed good times for sure! Check back as we update events.

Special Industry Guests

  • Robert Rexrode,Dagger
  • Pat Keller, Liquidlogic
  • Darryl Arbesman, Jackson Kayak
  • more to come!


Annual MooseFest Gambler Sale

We will be hosting our the popular Gambler Sale from Friday through Sunday during Moosefest at our Old Forge store! Don't miss it!

Friday 20% - 30% Off all Whitewater Kayaks*

Sat. 25% - 35% Off all Whitewater Kayaks*

Sunday 30% - 40% Off all Whitewater Kayaks*

Whitewater Accessories are 10% - 50% Off all weekend

Check our Whitewater Inventory here


Dagger Greenboat Raffle - Benefits First Descents

$5.00 raffle WIN THIS BOAT!!!

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Dagger Kayaks and the Whitewater King of New York bring you this one-of-a-kind custom Dagger Green Boat featuring molded in graphics of all the planets of our solar system. This is guaranteed to be the only boat like it in the universe. Pictures simply can't do this boat justice!  Come see it IN PERSON at our shop in Old Forge, NY!

You can enter to win this custom Green Boat and support a great organization at the same time. All proceeds go to First Descents in support of their mission to provide life-changing outdoor adventures for young adults impacted by cancer. The drawing will be held on October 14 at the Whitewater King of New York awards ceremony at the Moose River Festival in Old Forge, NY. You can enter as many times as you want and you do not have to be present at the drawing to win.


King of New York Moose Race

The King of New York Race is Saturday, Oct. 14, at 2pm at Agers Falls. Awards ceremony will be at Mountainman Outdoor Supply Company in Old Forge commencing around 7pm, with awards announced around 8pm.  Stay up-to-date on the race at the King of New York Facebook page. A Moose Fest staple for over 20 years, the Moose River race is a mass-start test of endurance and Class V skill.

*Some exclusions apply.

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Old Forge Locations
Paddlesports, Outdoor Gear and Rental Store
2855 Route 28, Old Forge, NY 13420

Paddlesports Shop: (315) 369-6672 ext. 1
Moose River Trips & Boat Rentals: (315) 369-6672 ext. 2
Outdoor Gear & Apparel Shop: (315) 369-6672 ext. 3

Saratoga Springs Locations

Saratoga Outdoor Gear & Apparel Shop
490 Broadway, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
(518) 584-3500

Saratoga Paddlesports Shop
251 Staffords Bridge Road on Fish Creek, Saratoga Springs, NY
(518) 584-0600

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