Manitou Lakes Route

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96 km
5 days
Loop Trip: 
Portage Information
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Total Portage Distance: 
4572 m
Longest Portage: 
2400 m
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Route Description
Technical Guide: 

Dinoric Lake on Hwy 17 opposite Neimi Road
Southwest on Dinorwic Lake to Stanawan Bay
Through Crooked River to Minnehaha Lake
To south end of Minnehaha Lake
P 320 m around rapids to Peak Lake
To southwest corner of Peak Lake
P 402 m to Summit Lake
P 2400 m to Mud Lake
To southeast side of the falls between Mud Lake and Selby Lake
P 75 m around falls
Southwest on Selby to end of a swampy bay
P 1100 m to Power Lake
Through Manitou Straits and Watson`s Narrows
Through Birch Narrows past Beaverhead Island into Lower Manitou Lake
Southwest to the Manitou Stretch and into Esox Lake
To south end of Esox Lake to finish at Cedar Narrows
(Take-out access via Hwy 502 and Cedar Narrows Road)

Maps Required
Topo Maps (1:50,000): 
52 F/7 Upper Manitou 52 F/3 Harris Lake 52 F/10 Wabigoon 52 F/15 Dryden
Other Maps: 
52 FNE Wabigoon Lake 52 F/SW Rowan Lake 52 F/SE Gold Rock (Provincial Series maps)