The Shawsheen River is a recreational, conservation, and educational treasure. Learn about the Shawsheen's history and how to check water levels.
See Where to Paddle for the best choices of enjoyable recreational paddling in Andover.
If you don't have a boat or equipment, there are periodic free paddling events for the general public.
Section Maps: For the more experienced and adventurous paddler, this is a collection of Google map images annotated with distances for river segments from Akeson Park (Rt 3A) in Billerica to the Merrimack River in Lawrence.