Alternate viewing spots are available via trails along the river between Quality Ave in Somers and Powder Hollow State Park in Hazardville. Most spectators choose to watch the race finish at the South Maple Bridge. Another popular spot, is Stocker’s Rip – accessible via the access road in front of race sponsor Powder Hollow Brewing at 504 Hazard Avenue, Enfield, CT. Parking will be available across from the brewery, walk down the access road in front of the brewery to get to Stocker’s Rip. You will also be able to walk down Water Street behind the brewery to view the new rapid where Springborn dam used to be.