Quetico: Lonely Lake Loop

Difficulty ☆☆☆☆☆ 3.5/5 Distance: 80km Distance can vary depending on wind and what route you take to navigate big lakes. Or what Access you start at. Length: 7-9 Days Take your time and spread the days out. to Really Enjoy it. Features: The Route: Pickerel - Dore - Sturgeon - Elizabeth - Lonely - Walter - Jesse - Maria - Pickerel Narrows - Pickerel Sorry their wont be a full journal here as its been 7 years since i've taken this route and my memory is shy.  This was the First trip my partner and i went on. I had paddled Quetico many times and was excited to show her just how awesome it is. We started out at Pickerel Lake. Unlike the French Voyagers who would only paddle up an hour two up the river so they where close by if they forgot something. I plan…

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Turtle River Provincial Park

Difficulty ☆☆☆☆☆ 3/5 Very easy park to Paddle and Navigate. Distance: Distance can vary depending on wind and what route you take to navigate big lakes. Or what Access you start at.Length: 3-12 DaysDepending if you want to just vist the castle, or paddle the whole park. Features: White Otter Castle, Beautiful Clear lakes.  The Route: White Otter Castle Clearwater Lake - Camp Bay - Hawkness Lake - Whiteotter Lake all Via Ann Bay Road  Day 1:   We drove 5.2km up Ann Bay Road. Passing the Bridge and parking above the Hill to the Right.  Do not park before the hill blocking the gate. This is one of many access points you can take. The Portage trail and access is before the bridge on the left. It may help to unload your gear before you park your vehicle. We got in around 10am it was stormy and wet. By the time we…

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Woodland Caribou Provincial Park

DATA Maps, Length Whole Map for Planning Water Class All Types Distance Any Distance Cool Features The Park This wilderness park is a paddler’s paradise offering almost 2,000 km of maintained canoe routes on a myriad of rivers and lakes.Enjoy solitude and commune with nature; Woodland Caribou sees fewer than 1,000 paddlers per season.Two major river systems – the Gammon and Bloodvein flow through the park; Bloodvein River is designated as a Canadian Heritage RiverExcellent fishing for walleye, Northern Pike and Lake Trout and areas with Smallmouth Bass and muskellungePictographs (rock paintings) are located throughout the park and must be treated with respect This undisturbed boreal forest is home to one of the largest groups of woodland caribou south of Hudson Bay.

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White Otter Castle

Difficulty ☆☆☆☆☆ 2/5 Very Easy Route To Navigate, bigger lakes can add some difficulty if its windy.Distance: 90kmDistance can vary depending on wind and what route you take to navigate big lakes. Or what Access you start at.Length: 4 Days Athough it can be done in 2 days or 3 for an eager paddler. You wont get to enjoy your self.Features:  The Very large and beautiful Log Cabin they call White Otter Castle. As well As Clear beautiful water and beaches.  The Route: White Otter Castle Clearwater Lake - Camp Bay - Hawkness Lake - Whiteotter Lake all Via Ann Bay Road  Day 1:   We drove 5.2km up Ann Bay Road. Passing the Bridge and parking above the Hill to the Right.  Do not park before the hill blocking the gate. This is one of many access points you can take. The Portage trail and access is before…

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Marmion Lake Circle Route
Me and Aurora watch the last of the sun after a long day paddle

Marmion Lake Circle Route

To Paddle: North through Lower Seine Lake P 65 m to Husband Lake Northeast through Husband Lake P 20 m into Letain East on Letain Lake P 500 m into Bradshaw Lake (old, overgrown, hard to follow!) Loop through Marmion Lake P 10 m across dam to Seine River diversion Finish at Lower Seine Difficulty ☆☆☆☆☆ 2/5 Small distances, few and easy portages makes this loop good for beginners. Distance: 60kmDistance can vary depending on wind and what route you take to navigate big lakes. Or what Access you start at.Length: 2-4 DaysThe route can be done in a weekend to the accustomed paddler. Features:  Dams, Clear water, Flooded lands.  The Route: North through Lower Seine Lake - Husband Lake - Letain -Bradshaw Lake -Marmion Lake - Seine River Diversion - Lower Seine Route This is a short Circle Loop I completed in 47 Hours. It can be done in Two Days but…

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