Region 07: Basin of the Lower St Lawrence River, North Shore

Coverage.
North Shore watershed from the mouth of the Saguenay River to the NL border at Lourdes-de-Blanc-Salon.

Maps.
http://www.canot-kayak.qc.ca/bassin.asp?Id_bassin=07
http://www.mddep.gouv.qc.ca/eau/bassinv ... gion07.htm

Some waters.
Lac/Réservoir Manicouagan, and
Rivières aux Anglais, aux Outardes, aux Pékans, aux Rochers, des Escourmins, du Petit Mécatina, Magpie, Manicouagan, Moisie, Mouchalagne, Portneuf, Romaine.

MacDonald, Rivière; and Rivière aux Rochers. From near Lac Jumbo to Rivière Pasteur. Online, Guide.
Source: Charles Leduc library (cartespleinair).
Ed note: If you use this information, please consider making a contribution to the Fonds pour la Préservation des Rivières (FQCK)
http://www.canot-kayak.qc.ca
Region: Côte-Nord.
Source: Réserve Faunique de Sept-Îles -- Port Cartier.
Ed note: Toporama uses MacDonald, not McDonald (as on the Réserve Faunique map).
Route description: Start northwest of Lac Jumbo, Rivière MacDonald, Rivière Ronald confluence, Les Crans-Serrés, possible access/egress at Lac Walker, top of Lac Quatre Lieues, Rivière aux Rochers junction, Rapides à Valmont, Rapides à Touzel, Rapides Carlos, Rivière Pasteur confluence.
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit Mc Donald / Aux Rochers.
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/07/ ... ochers.pdf

Magpie, Rivière; West Branch.
Author: Brad Bassi.
Route description: Float plane from Lac Rapide (near Sept-Îles) to Lac Vital off the west branch of the Magpie. To Hwy 138, but one paddler lost his boat and was picked up at Lac Magpie by float plane.
Trip report to be completed.
http://www.bassioutdoors.com/Magpie_River.html

Magpie, Rivière. Lac Magpie to Fleuve St Laurent. Online, Guide.
Charles Leduc Library.
Ed note: If you use this information, please consider making a contribution to the Fonds pour la Préservation des Rivières (FQCK)
http://www.canot-kayak.qc.ca
Region: Côte-Nord.
Author: Anon.
Route description: Lac Magpie, Rivière Magpie, Rivière Chambers confluence, Hwy 138 and Fleuve St Laurent.
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit Magpie.
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/07/Magpie2006.pdf

Manicouagan, Réservoir/Lac. Online, Journal, Photos.
Source: Canadian Canoe Routes, Quebec Forum.
Author: canoeing_eagles.
Route description: Road from Baie Comeau, Pourvoire du Prospecteur (outfitter), Lac Manicouagan, Île-René-Levasseur, return.
Route and commentary:
http://www.myccr.com/SectionForums/view ... 22#p175122
Photos:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/39858322@N ... 199507811/
GSC map:
http://apps1.gdr.nrcan.gc.ca/mirage/ful ... ?id=132054

Manicouagan, Réservoir/Lac. Online, Journal, Photos.
Source: Canadian Canoe Routes, Quebec Forum.
Author: chad9477.
Route description: Rte 389, Relais-Gabriel, clockwise circuit, Baie Memory, Île René-Lavasseur, … , Relais-Gabriel.
Title at source: Lake Manicouagan July 2010.
http://www.myccr.com/SectionForums/view ... 16&t=36297
Photos:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/97639736@N ... 420079547/

Manicouagan, Réservoir/Lac. Online, Journal, Photos.
Author: Rob Rutten.
Route description: Clockwise circuit from Relais-Gabriel.
Background information:
http://www.astro.uu.nl/~rutten/Manicoua ... rvoir.html
Report:
http://www.astro.uu.nl/~rutten/stuff/ma ... an-eng.pdf
Photos:
http://www.astro.uu.nl/~rutten/travel-a ... album.html

Matonipi, Rivière; and Rivière aux Outardes. Réservoir Manicouagan to Réservoir Outardes Quatre. Online, Guide.
Source: Charles Leduc library, cartespleinair.
Ed note: If you use this information, please consider making a contribution to the Fonds pour la Préservation des Rivières (FQCK)
http://www.canot-kayak.qc.ca
Region: Côte-Nord.
Authors: Fabien Coulombe and Carrie Wallace.
Route description: Réservoir Manicouagan, … , Lac Bacouel, Lac Larocque, Lac Matonipis, Lac Matonipi, Rivière Matonipi, Rapides Kapitatshus, Rivière Mukuashaunipistuku confluence, Rivière aux Outardes junction, Ruisseau Mishku confluence, Rivière Roquemont confluence, Rivière de Bois confluence; float-plane pickup at the start of Réservoir Outardes Quatre is suggested (continuation is possible).
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit Matonipi-Outardes.
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/07/ ... allace.pdf

Mécatina, Rivière du Petit.
Author: Tom McCloud.
Ed note: This Route contains the same text as http://www.myccr.com/canoedb/routeDetai ... outeid=515
but includes also photos and a map.
http://www.ccghpa.com/news/pdf/mecatina_all.pdf

Moisie, Rivière; access via Rivière aux Pékans. Online, Guide, Journal, Maps.
Sources: Charles Leduc library (cartespleinair) and Canadian Canoe Routes, Quebec Forum.
Ed note: If you use this information, please consider making a contribution to the Fonds pour la Préservation des Rivières (FQCK)
http://www.canot-kayak.qc.ca
Region: Côte-Nord.
Author: Lester Kovac.
Route description: Rivière aux Pékans (by road from Labrador City), ... , Rivière Moisie confluence, ... , ZEC provincial campground.
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit Pékans/Moisie.
Report:
http://sites.google.com/site/landltrips ... Moisie2006
Annotated maps:
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit Pékans/Moisie.
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/07/ ... eKovac.pdf
CCR thread:
http://www.myccr.com/SectionForums/view ... =5&t=21204

Moisie, Rivière. Online, Photos.
Author: Brad Bassi.
Trip report to be completed; little but photos at time of posting.
http://www.bassioutdoors.com/Moise_River.html

Moisie, Rivière. Lac Ménistouc to Rte 138.
Source: Canoe Beyond library.
Author: Ted Baird.
http://www.canoebeyond.com/moisie.htm

Moisie, Rivière. De Mille Lake to Rte 138. Online, Journal.
Source: Canadian Canoe Routes, Quebec Forum.
Author: jjanovic.
Route description: Train from Sept-Îles to De Mille Lake (name at Toporama; just past the Ménistouc stop on the Labrador City spur line). Lac Ménistouc, Lac Opocopa, Rivière Moisie, Lac Félix, Rivière aux Pékans confluence, Rivière Taoti confluence, Rivière Caopacho confluence, Chute de la Carabine (not at Toporama; same as Chute Katchapahun?; not in report), Rivière Joseph confluence, Rivière Ouapetec confluence, Rivière Nipissis confluence, Trestle Rapids (portaged), return to Sept-Îles.
Title at source: Don't swim before ejected
http://www.myccr.com:80/SectionForums/v ... it=ejected

Moisie, Rivière. De Mille Lake to Rte 138. Notes.
Source: Thomas, Alister. Canada’s Best Canoe Routes.. Boston Mills Press, Erin (2001).
Author: Kevin Redmond.
Route description: Train to De Mille Lake (name at Toporama), Lac Ménistouc, ... , Rivière aux Pékans confluence, ... Rte 138.
Title at source: Moisie River: The Nahanni of the East.

Moisie, Rivière. De Mille Lake to Rte 138. Notes.
Source: Murphy, Dan; Jim Price and Kevin Redmond. Canyons, Coves and Coastal Waters; Choice Canoe and Kayak Routes of Newfoundland and Labrador. Breakwater, St John’s (1996).
Route description: Train to De Mille Lake (name at Toporama), Lac Ménistouc, ... , Rivière aux Pékans confluence, ... Rte 138.

Mouchalagane, Rivière. Lac du Sommet to Réservoir Manicouagan.
Source: Charles Leduc library (cartespleinair).
Ed note: If you use this information, please consider making a contribution to the Fonds pour la Préservation des Rivières (FQCK)
http://www.canot-kayak.qc.ca
Region: Côte-Nord.
Authors: Fabien Coulombe and Carrie Wallace.
Route description: Lac du Sommet, Lac Itomamis, Rivière Mouchalagane, Lac Natocapau, Réservoir Manicouagan.
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit Mouchalagane.
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/07/ ... ulombe.pdf

Portneuf, Rivière. Online, Guide.
Charles Leduc Library.
Ed note: If you use this information, please consider making a contribution to the Fonds pour la Préservation des Rivières (FQCK)
http://www.canot-kayak.qc.ca
Region: Côte-Nord.
Source: Innergex/FQCK.
Route description: Start about 12 km upstream from the Ruisseau Émond confluence, Rivière aux Ours confluence, dam Portneuf 3 at Rapides des Scans Serrés, Rivière des Cèdres confluence, Rivière Noire confluence, Rivière à Philias confluence, dam Portneuf 2 and Chutes Philias,, dam Portneuf 1, Hwy 138 and Sainte-Anne-de-Porrtneuf.
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit Portneuf.
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/07/ ... nergex.pdf

Trinité, petite rivière de la. Online, Guide.
Charles Leduc Library.
Ed note: If you use this information, please consider making a contribution to the Fonds pour la Préservation des Rivières (FQCK)
http://www.canot-kayak.qc.ca
Region: Côte-Nord.
Author: André Simard.
Route description: Lac de l`Eider, Lac Cavanagh, Lac Feinberg, Lac Truchon, Lac Pas Chaud, Lac des Chasseurs, Lac à la Truite, Ruisseau du Dôme confluence, Quatrième Chute (not at Toporama), Troisième Chute (not at Toporama), exit river right at the road, about 500 m past the bend to the northeast.
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit Petite rivière de la Trinité.
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/07/ ... rd2007.pdf