Stewiacke River

CanadaNova ScotiaFundy
Submitter & Author Information
Route submitted by: 
Admin
Trip Date : 
Route Author: 
Unknown
Additional Route Information
Distance: 
46 km
Duration: 
2 days
Loop Trip: 
No
Portage Information
No. of portages: 
0
Total Portage Distance: 
0 m
Longest Portage: 
0 m
Difficulty Ratings
River Travel: 
Intermediate
Lake Travel: 
Not applicable
Portaging: 
Not applicable
Remoteness: 
Novice
Background Trip Info
Water Levels: 
Route Description
Technical Guide: 

Start at Upper Stewiacke
West on Stewiacke River
Mix of farmland and wooded areas
Under four bridges interspersed along the river
(possible intermediate access and takeout)
Small sections of whitewater and riffles (24 locations)
Finish at bridge at Stewiacke East

Maps Required
Topo Maps (1:50,000): 
11 E/3 Shubencadie 11 E/2 Upper Musquodoboit
Other
Special Comments: 

Much of the property is privately owned, and permission must be obtained for camping along the route. Water levels can present problems in summer months, when there may be insufficient water to paddle the route.