Drowning River 2

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: 
200 km
Duration: 
14 days
Loop Trip: 
Yes
Portage Information
No. of portages: 
20
Total Portage Distance: 
5000 m
Longest Portage: 
2000 m
Difficulty Ratings
River Travel: 
Not applicable
Lake Travel: 
Not applicable
Portaging: 
Moderate
Remoteness: 
Advanced
Background Trip Info
Water Levels: 
Unknown
Route Description
Access to Put-In Information: 

Lower Twin Lake is an excellent location to start your trip down the Drowning River. It is
located on the Lower Twin Lake side of the river that connects Upper and Lower Twin Lakes,
GPS point (530190, 5555760). A local Outfitter operates a camp ground at this location for
those wishing to spend the night and get a fresh start the following morning.
You can also start your adventure at the river exit of Lower Twin Lake. This is oulined as
“Start 2” on the map inside. You can travel from Nakina using either the Waba or Twin Lake
Road. These logging roads are gravel and cross the river at the top of Lower Twin Lake. Please
take when travelling these operating logging roads.

Technical Guide: 

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

Maps Required
Topo Maps (1:50,000): 
Grant 42L/1 Nakina 42L/2 Esnagami Lake 42L/7 Wababimiga Lake 42L/8
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