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Region 06: Saguenay River & basin

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Maps.
http://www.canot-kayak.qc.ca/bassin.asp?Id_bassin=06
http://www.mddep.gouv.qc.ca/eau/bassinv ... gion06.htm

Some rivers.
à Mars, Ashuapmushuan, Bédard, du Chef, du Moulin, Mistassibi, Mistassini, Nestaocano, Sainte-Marguerite, Saguenay, Ticouapé.

Alex, Rivière. Online, Maps.
Source: Charles Leduc library (cartespleinair).
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Region: Saguenay -- Lac Saint-Jean.
Ed note: Register at ZEC des Passes.
Author: André Faubert.
Route description: Put-in from road about 10 km below Lac des Grandes Pointes; take-out about 17 km downstream, a few km below Rivière des Aigles.
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit Alex.
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/06/AlexFaubert.pdf

Ashuapmushuan, Rivière. Online, Maps.
Source: Charles Leduc library (cartespleinair).
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Region: Saguenay -- Lac Saint-Jean.
Author: Charles Leduc.
Route description (incomplete): Put-in at Hwy 167 crossing, … , take-out at road below Île du Notaire.
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit Ashuapmushuan.
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/06/ ... uc2007.pdf

Ashuapmushuan, Rivière. Online, ...
Source: paddling.net
Author: TPA.
Route description: Put-in at km 130 on Route 167, 92 miles, take-out 4 miles from registration post.
http://www.paddling.net/places/showReport.html?470

Ashuapmushuan, Rivière. Online, Notes, Photos.
Sources: Private site and Canadian Canoe Routes, Quebec Forum.
Author: serge88.
Route description: Full description not available. Places mentioned: Hwy 167 (put-in), Grande Plage campsite, Rivière du Chef confluence, Rapide des Isles, "Rapide de L’Engoulement", Chutes de La Chaudiere,
http://paddlpics.blogspot.com/

Chef, Rivière du. Lac Laganière to Rivière Ashuapmushuan junction. Online, Maps.
Charles Leduc Library.
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Region: Saguenay -- Lac Saint-Jean.
Source: http://www.mrcdemaria-chapdelaine.ca
Route description: Lac Laganière, Rivière Dobleau confluence, Rivière Nestaocano confluence, Rivière Ashuapmushuan junction.
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit Du Chef.
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/06/ ... ne2008.pdf

Daniel, Rivière; Lac de Vau to Rivière Mistassibi: Online, Maps.
Charles Leduc Library.
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Region: Saguenay -- Lac Saint-Jean.
Source: http://www.mrcdemaria-chapdelaine.ca
Route description: Lac De Vau, Rivière Daniel, Lac Baptiste, Lac Nathalie, Lac Daniel, Rivière Mistassibi.
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit Daniel.
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/06/ ... ne2008.pdf

Écorces, Rivière aux. Online, Maps.
Charles Leduc Library.
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Region: Saguenay -- Lac Saint-Jean.
Location: South of Alma.
Source: Réserve Faunique.
Route description: Hwy 169 crossing to above Lac aux Écorces.
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit Aux Ecorces.
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/06/ ... unique.pdf

Gervais, Rivière. Online, Map.
Charles Leduc Library.
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Region: Saguenay -- Lac Saint-Jean.
Location: Near Girardville.
Ed note: Tributary of Rivière Mistassini.
Source: http://www.destinationboreale.com
Route description: Consult the map.
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit Gervais.
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/06/ ... ervais.pdf

Métabetchouane, Rivière; Basse (Lower). Last 5 km above Desbiens. Online, Maps.
Charles Leduc Library.
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Region: Saguenay -- Lac Saint-Jean.
Author: André Faubert.
Route description (whitewater day trip): Reach of length ~5 km ending at Desbiens on Lac Saint-Jean.
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit Basse Métabetchouane.
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/06/ ... aubert.pdf

Métabétchouane, Rivière; Moyenne. Last 36 km above Desbiens. Online, Guide.
Charles Leduc Library.
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Region: Saguenay -- Lac Saint-Jean.
Author: André Faubert.
Route description: Bridge west of Lac à la Carpe, Chute Blanche, Les Cascades, Saint-André-du-Lac-Saint-Jean, Chute Martine, Desbiens.
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit Moyenne Métabétchouane.
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/06/ ... aubert.pdf

Métascouac, Rivière; and Rivière Métabetchouane. Online, Guide.
Charles Leduc Library.
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Region: Saguenay -- Lac Saint-Jean.
Source: Réserve Faunique.
Route description: Lac Métascouac, Rivière Métascouac, Lac Berthiaume, Lac des Néréides, Lac Goizel, Lac Montreuil, Lac Quelette, Petit lac Métascouac, Rivière Métabetchouane junction, Lac Hugh, Lac Saint-Henri, Lac Long, Rapide Croche and road.
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit Métabetchouane/Métascouac.
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/06/ ... ntides.pdf

Mistassibi, Rivière. Online, Maps.
Charles Leduc Library.
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Region: Saguenay -- Lac Saint-Jean.
Source: http://www.mrcdemaria-chapdelaine.ca
Ed note: The Mistassibi River is occasionally referred to as the Rivière Mistassibi Nord-Ouest, presumably to distinguish it from the Rivière Mistassibi Nord-Est.
Road access points: km 263.5 (3 km upstream from the Rivière Daniel confluence), km 227 and km 93 (from Rivière Brûle-Neige).
Route description: Rivière Mistassibi, Lac au Foin, Rivière Mistassibi Nord-Est confluence, Rivière Brûle-Neige confluence, Saint-Stanislas, Mistassini.
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit Mistassibi.
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/06/ ... ne2008.pdf

Mistassibi Nord-Est, Rivière. Lac Machisque to Rivière Mistassibi junction. Online, Maps.
Charles Leduc Library.
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Region: Saguenay -- Lac Saint-Jean.
Author: Charles Leduc.
Route description: Lac Machisque, Rivière Mistassibi Nord-Est, Rivière à François confluence, Rivière Mistassibi junction.
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit Mistassibi Nord-Est.
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/06/ ... tLeduc.pdf

Mistassibi Nord-Est, Rivière: Online, Maps.
Charles Leduc Library.
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Region: Saguenay -- Lac Saint-Jean.
Source: http://www.mrcdemaria-chapdelaine.ca
Route description: Put-in about 7 km upstream from the Rivière à François confluence, Rivière Mistassibi confluence, up Rivière Brûle-Neige to road.
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit Mistassibi Nord-Est.
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/06/ ... ne2008.pdf

Mistassibi Nord-Est, Rivière:
Canadian Canoe Routes, Quebec Forum.
Author: DougB.
Route description: Lac Froget (by road), ponds, Rivière Mistassibi NE, take-out above a bridge.
http://www.myccr.com/SectionForums/view ... =5&t=31091

Mistassini, Rivière. From Chute Blanche to near Girardville.
Online, Map.
Charles Leduc Library.
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Region: Saguenay -- Lac Saint-Jean.
Source: http://www.destinationboreale.com
Route description: Chute Blanche, Rivière Samaqua confluence, to road upstream from the Rivière Ouasiemsca confluence.
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit Mistassini.
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/06/ ... assins.pdf

Mistassini, Rivière. Lac à l’Eau Froide to Lac Saint-Jean.
Charles Leduc Library.
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Region: Saguenay -- Lac Saint-Jean.
Source: http://www.mrcdemaria-chapdelaine.ca
Route description: Rivière Témiscamie, Lac à l’Eau Froide, portage, Rivière Mistassini, Rivière Framboise confluence, Rivière Papillon confluence, Rivière à la Truite confluence, Rivière Samaqua confluence, Rivière Gervais confluence, past Girardville, Rivière Ouasiemsca confluence, Dolbeau/Mistassini, Rivière Mistassibi confluence, Lac Saint-Jean.
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit Mistassini.
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/06/ ... ne2008.pdf

Mistassini, Rivière. Upper reach; from above Lac Léon to below Chute Blanche.
Charles Leduc Library.
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Region: Saguenay -- Lac Saint-Jean.
Source: http://www.mrcdemaria-chapdelaine.ca
Ed note: Carte guide Mistassini 9 through CgM 19.
Route description: Portage from Lac à l’Eau Froide (km 235), Lac Léon, Rivière Marielle confluence, Rivière Couvet confluence, bridge at km 130, Chute Blanche, ~km 102.
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit Mistassini - 1 - Amont de la Chute Blanche.
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/06/ ... ne2008.pdf

Mistassini, Rivière. Middle reach; from below Chute Blanche to near Girardville.
Charles Leduc Library.
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Region: Saguenay -- Lac Saint-Jean.
Source: http://www.mrcdemaria-chapdelaine.ca
Ed note: Carte guide Mistassini 0 through CgM 8; ~5 km of river appear to be undocumented.
Route description: ~km 97, Rivière Samaqua confluence, Rivière Gervais confluence, another 13.5 km to road access from Girardville.
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit Mistassini - 2 - Amont de Girardville .
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/06/ ... ne2008.pdf

Mistassini, Rivière. Lower reach; from near Girardville to Lac Saint-Jean.
Charles Leduc Library.
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Region: Saguenay -- Lac Saint-Jean.
Source: http://www.mrcdemaria-chapdelaine.ca
Ed note: Carte guide Mistassini A through CgM C.
Route description: Near Girardville, Rivière Ouasiemsca confluence, Dolbeau/Mistassini, Rivière Mistassibi confluence, Lac Saint-Jean.
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit Mistassini - 3 - Aval de Girardville.
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/06/ ... ne2008.pdf

Nestaocano, Rivière. Last 91 km above Rivière du Chef.
Charles Leduc Library.
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Region: Saguenay -- Lac Saint-Jean.
Source: http://www.mrcdemaria-chapdelaine.ca
Ed note: Names of several confluent rivers are not visible on the maps.
Route description: Bridge at km 91, confluences with unknown rivers, Rivière du Chef confluence.
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit Nestaocano.
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/06/ ... ne2008.pdf

Nestaocano, Rivière; access from Rivière Métawishish / Métawichiche, Métawachiche. Online, Guide.
Charles Leduc Library.
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Region: Saguenay -- Lac Saint-Jean.
Authors: Catherine Gauthier and Florent Bouguin.
Ed note: Neither Rivière Métawichiche nor Rivière Métawachiche is to be found at Toporama.
Ed note: Names of several confluent rivers are not visible on the maps.
Route description: Rivière Métawishish, upstream, Lac Grenier, Rivière Nestaocano, Lac Kaanapiteskaakamau, Rivière du Chef confluence.
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit Nestaocano (incl. accès Métawichiche).
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/06/ ... ouguin.pdf

Nestaocano, Rivière:
Region: Saguenay -- Lac Saint-Jean.
Canadian Canoe Routes, Quebec Forum:
Author: GeneU.
Route description: Lac Beauregard, Lac Clérac, Rivière Nestaocano; finish at the bridge about 30 km above the Rivière du Chef confluence.
Title at source: Back from Nestaocano.
http://www.myccr.com/SectionForums/view ... =5&t=30068

Ouasiemsca, Rivière. Online, Guide.
Charles Leduc Library.
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Region: Saguenay -- Lac Saint-Jean.
Author: Suzie Roy.
Ed note: Names of several confluent rivers are not visible on the maps.
Route description: Shuttle from Girardville to Ouasiemsca near Lac de la Culotte, Rivière Ouasiemsca, Rivière des Cyprès confluence, Rivière du Carcajou confluence, Girardville.
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit Ouasiemsca.
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/06/ ... zieRoy.pdf

Ouasiemsca, Rivière. Online, Maps.
Charles Leduc Library.
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Region: Saguenay -- Lac Saint-Jean.
Source: http://www.mrcdemaria-chapdelaine.ca
Ed note: Several access and egress points are marked.
Ed note: Names of several confluent rivers are not visible on the maps.
Route description: Shuttle to unnamed lake, Rivière Ouasiemsca, Rivière des Cyprès confluence, Rivière du Carcajou confluence, Girardville.
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit Ouasiemsca.
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/06/ ... ne2008.pdf

Ouiatchouaniche, Rivière. Online, Guide.
Charles Leduc Library.
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Region: Saguenay -- Lac Saint-Jean.
Author: André Faubert.
Route description: Sainte-Hedwidge-de-Roberval to Hwy 169, 4 km upstream from Roberval.
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit Ouiatchouaniche.
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/06/ ... rt2008.pdf

Pikauba, Rivière (from Rivière Chicoutimi?): Online, Maps.
Charles Leduc Library.
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Region: Saguenay -- Lac Saint-Jean.
Ed note: The Route starts on the Rivière Chicoutimi and finishes on the Rivière Pikauba??
Author: Alain Lavoie.
Ed note: The documentation appears to be incomplete.
Route description: From somewhere near Lac Davenport to Lac Kénogami.
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit Chicoutimi (Pikauba).
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/06/Chicoutimi.pdf

Pikauba, Rivière: Online, Maps.
Charles Leduc Library.
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Region: Saguenay -- Lac Saint-Jean.
Author: Yves Bruyère.
Route description: Last ~20 km, from above Pointe aux Écorces to Lac Kénogami.
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit Chicoutimi (Pikauba).
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/06/ ... ruyere.pdf

Saguenay, Rivière; L’Anse-Saint-Jean to Baie-Sainte-Catherine. Online, Journal, Map, Photos.
Author: Marc Charron.
Route description (guided trip): Anse St-Jean, Île Saint-Louis, Cap Sainte-Marguerite, Pointe aux Crêpes, Caye du Vieux Moulin, Baie-Sainte-Catherine.
Camping at L’Anse à la Barge and Pointe a la Passe Pierre, neither at Toporama.
Title at source: Kayaking on the Saguenay Fjord in Quebec. Aug 2007
http://marccharron.blogspot.com/2006/08 ... uebec.html

Saguenay, Rivière; Sainte-Rose-du-Nord to Tadoussac. Online, Journal, Photos.
Source: paddling.net
Author: Bill Carmont.
Route description: Sainte-Rose-du-Nord (by shuttle from Tadoussac) to Tadoussac.
Title at source: Saguenay River Fjord.
http://www.paddling.net/places/showReport.html?2237

Samaqua, Rivière. Online.
Charles Leduc Library.
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Region: Saguenay -- Lac Saint-Jean.
Source: http://www.mrcdemaria-chapdelaine.ca
Route description: Several access/egress points, Rivière Mistassini junction and Girardville.
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit Samaqua.
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/06/ ... ne2008.pdf

Saint Jean, Rivière. Lac Brébeuf to Rivière Saguenay. Online, Maps.
Charles Leduc Library.
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Region: Saguenay -- Lac Saint-Jean.
Author: Pierre Clermont.
Route description: Lac Brébeuf, Bras à Pierre confluence, Ruisseau Girard confluence, Ruisseau Patrice Fortin confluence, Ruisseau du Portage confluence, L’Anse Saint-Jean and Rivière Saguenay.
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit St-Jean.
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/06/ ... ermont.pdf

Sainte-Marguerite Nord-Est, Rivière. Online, Guide.
Charles Leduc Library.
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Region: Saguenay -- Lac Saint-Jean.
Author: Carrie Wallace.
Ed note: The Rivière Sainte-Marguerite Nord-Est joins the Rivière Sainte-Marguerite about 2 km upstream from Baie Sainte-Marguerite of the Rivière Saguenay.
Route description: Put-in below the Chutes du Seize (km 32) and Hwy 902 (km 20.5); Chute Blanche; take-out at Rivière-Sainte-Marguerite (settlement; km 4).
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit Ste-Marguerite Nord-Est.
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/06/ ... ce2008.pdf

Shipshaw, Rivière. Online, Overview.
Charles Leduc Library.
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Region: Saguenay -- Lac Saint-Jean.
Author: unknown.
Ed note: The map does little but name rapids and falls.
Route description: Serious whitewater reach of 8 km starting at Lac Sébastien.
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit Shipshaw.
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/06/Shipshaw.gif