Trevor MacLean may have won the 2023 Kenduskeag Stream Canoe Race, but many people will argue that the people who don’t win the race are the true highlight of the event.

We watched paddlers as they attempted to navigate the famous Six Mile Falls in their canoes and kayaks. While many were successful in getting past the falls, there were plenty of spills.

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Lindsay Putnam

Lindsay Putnam is a senior editor for sports and features at the Bangor Daily News. Lindsay previously worked as an editor and reporter at the New York Post. She's a York Beach native and Colby College...