Gibson-Georgian Bay Route 2

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Submitter & Author Information
Route submitted by: 
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Trip Date : 
Route Author: 
Unknown
Additional Route Information
Distance: 
21 km
Duration: 
2 days
Loop Trip: 
No
Portage Information
No. of portages: 
6
Total Portage Distance: 
745 m
Longest Portage: 
250 m
Difficulty Ratings
River Travel: 
Intermediate
Lake Travel: 
Intermediate
Portaging: 
Easy
Remoteness: 
Novice
Background Trip Info
Water Levels: 
Route Description
Technical Guide: 

Hwy 69 at Gibson River Bridge (approx. 10 km north of Six Mile Lake Prov. Park)
West on Gibson River
(possible 10 m liftover if water levels are low)
P 200 m L around Bottleneck Rapids (steep!)
West on Gibson River
P 250 m R around Three Rock Chute
West on Gibson River
P 25 m R around rapids close ot Georgian Bay (or CBR)
Southeast through Georgian Bay between mainland and Bone Island
P 10 m L into McCrae Lake
To most easterly point of McCrae Lake
Turn Left up small channel to portage
P 250 m L to McDonald Lake (steep)
East on McDonald Lake to finish at Highway 69 Bridge

Comments

Post date: Sat, 01/01/2000 - 07:00

Comments: 

When I did this trip, we started in 6 Mile Lake PP. We paid to leave the cars in the PP. McCrae Lake is beautiful. Another great novice trip.