Sanborn River
CountryUnited States
Physical characteristics
 • locationMaine
 • location
Hicks Pond
 • elevation
683 feet (208 m)

The Sanborn River is a 5.8-mile-long (9.3 km)[1] river in Maine. It flows from its source (44°18′51″N 70°44′19″W / 44.3142°N 70.7386°W / 44.3142; -70.7386 (East Branch Nezinscot River source)) on Round Mountain in the unorganized territory of South Oxford to Hicks Pond in the town of Greenwood. Hicks Pond drains via Niles Brook into the Little Androscoggin River, the Androscoggin River, and thence into Merrymeeting Bay in the Kennebec River estuary.

See also


  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey. National Hydrography Dataset high-resolution flowline data. The National Map, accessed June 30, 2011

Coordinates: 44°18′34″N 70°39′21″W / 44.3094°N 70.6558°W / 44.3094; -70.6558