Foch-Nagagami Route 1

CanadaOntarioHudson Bay, James Bay north
Submitter & Author Information
Route submitted by: 
Admin
Trip Date : 
Route Author: 
Unknown
Additional Route Information
Distance: 
90 km
Duration: 
5 days
Loop Trip: 
No
Portage Information
No. of portages: 
15
Total Portage Distance: 
6970 m
Longest Portage: 
1700 m
Difficulty Ratings
River Travel: 
Intermediate
Lake Travel: 
Intermediate
Portaging: 
Moderate
Remoteness: 
Intermediate
Background Trip Info
Water Levels: 
Unknown
Route Description
Technical Guide: 

By train from Hornepayne
Access at mileage 27.2 on Foch River
North then east on Foch River
P 500 m L on Foch Island at rapids
P 40 m R around Baldrock Rapids
P 260 m R around Boulder Bay Rapids
P 40 m R around rapids
P 600 m L around rapids
East across Nagagami Lake
East on Nagagami River
P 350 m L around Couchiching Rapids
Northeast on Nagagami River
P 110 m L around rapids
P 70 m L around Trout Rapids
P 600 m L around Gull Rock Rapids
P 50 m L around White Owl Rapids
P 1500 m L around Dirty Bush Rapids
P 50 m centre of island at Island Rapid
P 1700 m around Jack Pine Rapids
Finish at Hwy 11 bridge over Nagagami River 61 km west of Hearst

Maps Required
Topo Maps (1:50,000): 
42 F/6 Nagagami Lake 42 F/10 Ahmabel Lake 42 F/15 Pitopiko River 42 F/7 Nagagamisi Lake
Other Maps: 
42 F/SW Obakamiga Lake 42 F/SE Hornepayne 42 F/NE Calstock (Provincial Series Maps)