Wenebegon River

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Submitter & Author Information
Route submitted by: 
Admin
Trip Date : 
Route Author: 
Unknown
Additional Route Information
Distance: 
105 km
Duration: 
6 days
Loop Trip: 
No
Portage Information
No. of portages: 
13
Total Portage Distance: 
2235 m
Longest Portage: 
550 m
Difficulty Ratings
River Travel: 
Intermediate
Lake Travel: 
Novice
Portaging: 
Moderate
Remoteness: 
Intermediate
Background Trip Info
Water Levels: 
Unknown
Route Description
Technical Guide: 

Hwy 129 approximately 175 km north of Thessalon at Burying Creek
East on Burying Creek
North through Chene Lake
P 25 m L around rapid
P 100 m L around narrow rapid
P 450 m L around rocky rapid
Liftovers at log jams and beaver dams
Southeast into Wenebegon Lake
South through Wenebegon Lake
South on Wenebegon River
Three sets of rapids (CBR)
P 350 m L around rapid
P 50 m L around small falls
P 70 m L around rapid
P 200 m R around rapid
P 50 m R around log jam
P 125 m L around log jam
South on Wenebegon River
P 50 m L around log jam
P 550 m R around falls
Rapids just below falls (CBR - tricky!)
South on Wenebegon River past junction with Embarrass River
P 125 m R around rapid
Three sets of rapids (CBR - last set is most difficult)
South on Wenebegon River (fast water)
P 90 m R around log jam
P 70 m west to Hwy to avoid six sets of rapids just before Aubrey Lake

Maps Required
Topo Maps (1:50,000): 
41 O/6 Wenebegon Lake 41 O/3 Mountain Ash Lake 41 O/14 Rocky Island Lake
Other Maps: 
41 J/NW Wakomata Lake 41 O/SW Wenebegon Lake