The study estimates the impact of the proposed Run of River Whitewater Park in Skowhegan, Maine. The park would include infrastructure to support water sports and additional trails to encourage hiking, walking, and cross-country skiing. Run of River was estimated to generate a direct economic impact of nearly $6 million in spending in its first year and up to $19 million in its 10th year.
O’Hara, F., Young, K. and Cannon, K. 2016. Economic Impact of the Proposed Run of River Whitewater Park in Skowhegan, Maine. Skowhegan, ME: The Town of Skowhegan.