Magnetawan-Queer-Tim River-Shippagew-Little Trout-Sawyer-Magnetawan

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Submitter & Author Information
Route submitted by: 
Brian McGregor
Trip Date : 
Additional Route Information
Distance: 
92 km
Duration: 
6 days
Loop Trip: 
Yes
Portage Information
No. of portages: 
30
Total Portage Distance: 
14 m
Longest Portage: 
1820 m
Difficulty Ratings
River Travel: 
Not applicable
Lake Travel: 
Novice
Portaging: 
Not applicable
Remoteness: 
Not applicable
Background Trip Info
Water Levels: 
Low
Route Description
Technical Guide: 

This was the first big trip for my 12 year old son. He and I completed this loop in 6 days (5 nights).

Tim River was an experience of a life time. Fantastic wild life. Beaver. Otter. Moose. Many birds.

Trip Journal/Log/Report/Diary: 

Magnetawan Lake
- Access Point 3

Queer Lake via Hambone, Ralph Bice, Little Trout

Shipagew Lake via Tim River

White Trout Lake via Big Trout Lake

Misty Lake via Petawawa river

Sawyer Lake via Muslim L., Wenona, Bandit, Moccasin, Jubilee

Magnetawan Lake via Rain, Casey, Daisy, Hambone.

Other
Special Comments: 

Trip from Queer to Shippagew is a LONG day. GPS showed 28 km travelled and the portage from Queer to Tim River (downstream) is long. It took us over 8 hours. All other days are about a 4-5 hour journey.