Dickison Lake to Geraldton

CanadaOntarioHudson Bay, James Bay north
Submitter & Author Information
Route submitted by: 
Marilyn Sprissler
Trip Date : 
Route Author: 
Discover Greenstone (Longlac area)
Additional Route Information
Distance: 
150 km
Duration: 
12 days
Loop Trip: 
No
Portage Information
No. of portages: 
17
Total Portage Distance: 
9000 m
Longest Portage: 
1800 m
Difficulty Ratings
River Travel: 
Intermediate
Lake Travel: 
Intermediate
Portaging: 
Moderate
Remoteness: 
Intermediate
Background Trip Info
Water Levels: 
Unknown
Route Description
Access to Put-In Information: 

The access to Dickison Lake is located approximately 75 kilometers South of the
community of Geraldton. Starting at the intersection of Michael Power
Boulevard and Highway 11, travel West for 4.5 kilometers and turn south on the Goldfield
Road. The next 63 kilometers are on a gravel logging road and caution should be taken as you travel down this road. Turn West at Trio Road and follow it for 7 kilometers. Use the UTM coordinates from the topographical map to help locate the beginning of the portage into Dickison Lake.

Technical Guide: 

Details of route are included in the pdf file below.  (Copyright remains with Discover Greenstone.)

Maps Required
Topo Maps (1:50,000): 
Dickison Lake 42E/3 Wintering Lake 42E/6 Wildgoose Lake 42E/11 Geraldton Lake 42E/10
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