Region 10: Basin of Ungava Bay

Map.
http://www.canot-kayak.qc.ca/bassin.asp?Id_bassin=10

Some rivers.
Arnaud, aux Feuilles (Leaf), aux Mélèzes (Kuuvik, Larch), de Pas, George, Koksoak, Koroc, Vachon.

Charpentier, Rivière; and Rivière aux Feuilles (Leaf River).
Region: Nord-du-Québec.
Lester Kovac Library and 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
Authors: Lynette Chubb and Lester Kovac.
Route description: James Bay Road, Trans Taiga Road to Air Saguenay base at Lac Pau, float plane to Lac Nedlouc. Rivière Charpentier, Lac Charpentier, Lac Minto and Rivière aux Feuilles, Leaf River Outfitters, Leaf Bay, Leaf River Estuary Lodge (closed), boat ride to Tasiujaq, hotel, road to Rivière Bérard, Lac Bérard (Finger Lake), float plane to Lac Pau and return.
Trip report:
http://sites.google.com/site/landltrips/Trips/Leaf2007
Routes description (including annotated maps):
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit Charpentier/Leaf (Aux Feuilles) - 1.
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/10/ ... 2007_1.pdf
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit Charpentier/Leaf (Aux Feuilles) - 2.
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/10/ ... 2007_2.pdf
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit Charpentier/Leaf (Aux Feuilles) - 3.
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/10/ ... 2007_3.pdf

Delay, Rivière; and Rivière Du Gué and Rivière aux Mélèzes. Lac Mortier to Kuujjuaq: Online, Guide, Maps, Photos.
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: Nord-du-Québec.
Author: Clément Vigneault.
Route description: Float plane to Lac Mortier, Rivière Delay, Rivière Frémin confluence, Rivière Du Gué junction, Rivière Guignas confluence, Rivière aux Mélèzes junction, Ruisseau Robelin confluence, Rivière Caniapiscau confluence, Rivière Koksoak, Camp Illualuttallik, Île Koksoak, Rapides Sarvakuluk, Kuujjuaq.
Ed note: I have combined the two entries at cartespleinair, Carte and Rapport.
Maps: Title at source is Rivière/Circuit Delay - Du Gué - Aux Mélèzes (carte).
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/10/ ... neault.pdf
Report, logistics and photos: Title at source is Rivière/Circuit Delay - Du Gué - Aux Mélèzes (rapport).
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/10/ ... lt2000.pdf

Feuilles, Rivière aux (Leaf River). Redirect.
Described in other entries; do a search to find them.

George, Rivière. Information.
Region: Nord-du-Québec.
George River history; from the George River entry of Michael Peake and friends at
http://www.canoe.ca/GeorgeRiver/history.html
George River; system overview.
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
Author: Lester Kovac.
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit George River System Overview.
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/10/ ... mKovac.pdf

George, Rivière. Features.
To be prepared.

George, Rivière; Lac Lacasse to Kangiqsualujjuaq.
Authors: Michael Peake and friends (HACC).
Route description: Lac Lacasse, Indian House Lake, Kangiqsualujjaq.
Report:
http://www.canoe.ca/georgeriver/
Photos:
http://www.canoe.ca/GeorgeRiver/gallery.html

George, Rivière; Lac Cabot to Kangiqsualujjuaq.
Author: Stewart Coffin.
Reflections:
http://www.canoe.ca/GeorgeRiver/coffin.html
Explicit link to photos:
http://www.canoe.ca/GeorgeRiver/pic_coffin1.html
Report is posted in Routes:
http://www.myccr.com/canoedb/routeDetai ... outeid=803

George, Rivière; Lac Jannière to Kangiqsualujjuaq.Online, ...
Ed note: Only pre-trip information was posted as of 15 August 2010.
Sources: Canadian Canoe Routes, Quebec Forum; private site.
Author: recped.
Route description: Train to Schefferville, float plane to Lac Jannière, ... , Kangiqsualujjuaq.
Title at source: George River 2010.
CCR discussion:
http://www.myccr.com/SectionForums/view ... 16&t=36215
Report:
http://www.recped.com/george/

George, Rivière; access from the Trans-Labrador Highway. Online, Maps.
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: Nord-du-Québec.
Author: Lester Kovac.
Route description: Trans-Labrador Highway, Ossokmanuan Reservoir, Smallwood Reservoir and Michikamats Lake.
Ed note: The link contains a map showing Ossokmanuan Lake, Lobstick Lake and Michikamau Lake (the intermediate goal of the Hubbard Expedition), all destroyed by the Churchill River project.
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit George Access from Trans-Labrador.
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/10/ ... sKovac.pdf

George, Rivière (lower reach); access from Rivière de Pas. Online, Journal, Guide, Maps, Photos.
Lester Kovac Library and 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
Coverage: Schefferville to Kangiqsualujjuaq
Region: Nord-du-Québec.
Authors: Lynette Chubb and Lester Kovac.
ALLAN. Write Route description:
Journal:
http://sites.google.com/site/landltrips ... George2008
Notes and annotated maps (Title at source is Rivière/Circuit De Pas - Lower George.):
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/10/ ... eKovac.pdf
Photos:
http://www.panoramio.com/user/157273/ta ... rip%202008

George, Rivière (middle reach). Online, Maps.
Coverage: Michikamats Lake to the Rivière de Pas confluence.
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: Nord-du-Québec.
Author: Lester Kovac.
Route description: Michikamats Lake (from Smallwood Reservoir), Adelaide Lake, Hubbard Lake, … , Rivière de Pas confluence.
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit Middle George.
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/10/ ... eKovac.pdf

George, Rivière (upper reach). Online, Maps.
Coverage: Lac Jannière to Lac Elson.
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: Nord-du-Québec.
Author: Lester Kovac.
Route description: Lac Jannière, Lac Juillet, Rivière George, Lac Elson.
Title at source: Rivière/Circuit Upper George.
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/10/ ... eKovac.pdf

George, Rivière; Smallwood Reservoir to Kangisualujjuaq.
Ed notes:
1. Part of the Hubbard Memorial Expedition, North West River (NL) to Kangisualujjuaq.
2. Posted also in Newfoundland/Labrador Route Information.
Author: Brad Bassi.
Route description: Northwest River, Little Lake, Grand Lake, Susan and Goose Rivers (NRCan names), Mountaineer Lake, Elson Lake, Beaver River, Hope Lake, Metchin River, … , resupply at cabin on Orma Lake Road, Smallwood Reservoir, Adelaide Lake, height of land, George River, Lac Hubbard, Lac Elson, Lac Cabot, Lac Lacasse, Lac Resolution, Lac Advance, Indian House Lake / Lac de la Hutte Sauvage, Lac Nekuashu Kapikashimut, Lac Slanting, Lac Kashapuatshitik, Chutes Helen, Kangiqsualujjuaq.
Ed note: Michikamau Lake (mentioned by Bassi) was obliterated by the Smallwood reservoir and it doesn't appear at Toporama. Its location is shown, for example, in the sketch in
Davidson, James West and John Rugge. Great Heart: The History of a Labrador Adventure, available (in part) online at http://books.google.com
Another map (due to Lester Kovac) showing Michikamau Lake is available at http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/10/ ... sKovac.pdf
Report (to be completed):
http://www.bassioutdoors.com/Hubbard_Me ... ition.html

George, Rivière and Rivière de Pas. Schefferville to Kangiqsualujjuaq. Notes.
Source: Thomas, Alister. Canada’s Best Canoe Routes.. Boston Mills Press, Erin (2001).
Author: Gino Bergeron.
Route description: Schefferville, Rivière de Pas, Rivière George, Lac de La Hutte Sauvage, ... , Chutes Helen, ... , Kangiqsualujjuaq.
Title at source: George River: Fear and Loathing from Shefferville to Ungava Bay.

Mélèzes, Rivière aux (Kuuvik River, Larch River):
Author: Koben Christianson.
Ed note: Retracing A P Low’s trip in 1896.
Route description: Flight to La Grande, float plane to top of river, Rivière Caniapiscau confluence, exit at Kuujjuaq.
http://www.kuuvikriver.info/uploads/umb ... ummary.pdf

Pas, Rivière de. Information.
The de Pas is used primarily to access the George River.
For detailed Route information on the de Pas, consult the entry
George River, lower reach; access from Rivière de Pas.
The de Pas is also used to access rivers in Labrador, via a portage to the George and upstream travel on it.
ALLAN: Look up the appropriate links and post them here.

Sable, Rivière du; Rivière Caniapiscau and Rivière Koksoak. Lac Bazil to Kuujjuaq. Online, Journal, Guide, Photos.
Sources: Canadian Canoe Routes, Quebec Forum; private site; cartespleinair.
Author: Wolverine.
Route description: Lac Bazil (by float plane from Schefferville), Rivière du Sable, Lac Bringadin, Rapid Henry (not on topo), Lac Chaigneau, Lac Lagrange, Francheville Canyon, Lac Aulneau, Lac Vincennes, outlet from Lac Daumesnil, Robin Rapid (not on topo), Innu Falls (not on topo), Ruisseau Big Otter confluence, Naskapi Falls, Rivière Kayakamakamau confluence, Heaven’s Gate (falls, not on topo), Triple Hydraulics and The Narrows (neither on topo), Rivière Caniapiscau confluence, Tuktu camp (not on topo), Little Eaton (falls, not on topo), Tuktu Falls (not on topo), Canyon Eaton, Rivière Goodwood confluence, Jack Hume Adventures cabins (not on topo), Chute au Granite, Rivière Sérigny confluence, Lac Cambrien, Rivière Pons confluence, Rivière Beurling confluence, Rivière de la Mort confluence, Rivière Châteauguay confluence, Chute aux Schiste, Rivière Swampy Bay confluence, outlet from Lac Colombet, Rivière Andréas confluence, Chute de la Pyrite, Chute du Calcaire, Rivière Situraviup confluence, Rivière Forbes confluence, Gorge du Manitou, Rivière aux Mélèzes confluence (Confluent Kanniq), start Rivière Koksoak, Camp Illualuttalik, Ile Koksoak, Rivière Ujaralialuk confluence, Rapides Sarvakuluk, Kuujjuak.
Title at source: Du Sable/Caniapiscau/Koksoak 2009.
CCR discussion:
http://www.myccr.com/SectionForums/view ... 16&t=34904
Journal, Photos, background:
http://sites.google.com/site/landltrips ... piscau2009
http://www.panoramio.com/user/157273/ta ... rip%202009
Maps (cartespleinair):
http://www.cartespleinair.org/Canot/10/ ... kKovac.pdf

Torngats traverse; Saglek Fiord to Ungava Bay.
Authors: Michael Peake and friends (HACC).
Route description: Saglek Fiord, Nachrak Fiord, Palmer River, height-of-land portage, Koroc River, Ungava Bay.
http://www.canoe.ca/labrador2001/

Ungava traverse; Hudson Bay to Kuujjuaq.
Wilderness Canoe Library.
Ed note: Posted also under CCR Region 9, Hudson Bay watershed.
Author: Troy Gipps.
Route description: Hudson Bay, Rivière Richard, Lac Minto, undocumented section, Lac de Sem, Rivière aux Mélèzes (Larch River), Rivière Du Gué confluence, Askwataskupich, Rivière Caniapiscau confluence, Rivière Koksoak, Kuujjuaq,
http://www.wildernesscanoe.org/ungava.htm

Ungava traverse; Hudson Bay to Kangirsuk. Online, Journal, Photos.
Ed note: Posted also under CCR Region 9, Hudson Bay watershed.
Author: Brad Bassi.
Ed note: I use the NRCan (Toporama) names and spellings; Bassi’s names are in square brackets.
Route description: La Grande airport (near Radisson), flight to Umiujaq; up Rivière Nastapoka, portage to Rivière Richard, Lac Minto, Rivière des Feuilles (Leaf River), up Rivière Vizien, Lac Maguire, Lac Dune, Lac Bisson, Lac Tassialoc, Rivière Tassialouc [Payne River], Lac Payne, Baie Aariakallak, Rivière Arnaud [Payne River], Rivière Lepellé confluence, Rivière Vachon confluence, Kangirsuk. Flight to La Grande airport.
Title at source: Northern Ungava Canoe Expedition.
http://www.bassioutdoors.com/NUCE.html

Vachon, Rivière and Rivière Arnaud. Lac Laflamme to Kangirsuk. Online, Journal, Photos, Video.
Sources: Private site and Canadian Canoe Routes, Quebec Forum.
Pingualuit National Park / Parc national des Pingualuit.
http://www.parcsnunavik.ca/en/parks/pin ... /index.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pingualuit_National_Park
http://www.provincequebec.com/forests-p ... onal-park/
Author: Wolverine.
Title at source: Vachon River 2010 expedition.
Ed note: I follow Toporama in using Rivière Arnaud rather than Rivière Payne.
Route description: Cratère des Pingualuit and Lac Laflamme, Vachon River, Lac Nallusarqitiq, Rivière Kimber confluence, Rivière Trant confluence, Rivière Leridon confluence, Rivière Lestage confluence, Rivière Arnaud junction, Bassin Payne, Pointe Nuvukallak, Baie Payne, Kangirsuk.
CCR post:
http://www.myccr.com/SectionForums/view ... 16&t=37572
Report:
http://sites.google.com/site/landltrips ... river-2010