South

Counties: Lunenburg, Queens, Shelburne and Yarmouth.
Some waters: Barrington River, Carleton River, Christopher Lakes, LaHave River, Lake Rossignol, Medway River (Lower), Mersey River (Lower), Middle River, Molega Lake, Pleasant River, Ponhook Lake, Roseway River (Lower), Shelburne River, Wentworth River, Wildcat River.
Map:
http://www.ckns.ca/images/stories/route ... routes.pdf

Ed note: The entry Ponhook - Molega at Page 8/25 of
http://www.ckns.ca/images/stories/route ... routes.pdf
provides insufficient information to justify listing here.

Barrington River. Great Pubnico Lake to Scotts Pond. Online, Notes.
Source: Canoe Kayak Routes of Nova Scotia.
Counties: Yarmouth and Shelburne.
Ed note: I didn’t find Scotts Pond at Toporama.
Route description: Little Bay of Great Pubnico Lake, Barrington River, Glasgow Stillwater, Chalk Line Sound, Barrington Lake, bridge before Barrington Head.
Page 18/25.
http://www.ckns.ca/images/stories/route ... routes.pdf

Big Mushamush Lake. Online, Guide.
Source: Masson, Sheena. Paddle Lunenburg-Queens. An Adventure Guide for Canoeists and Kayakers.
County: Lunenburg; near Bridgewater.
Route description: Day trip on small lake (6 km long).
Page 4/35.
http://www.trails.gov.ns.ca/canoe/book/lake_rts_fin.pdf

Card Lake. Online, Guide.
Source: Masson, Sheena. Paddle Lunenburg-Queens. An Adventure Guide for Canoeists and Kayakers.
Card Lake Provincial Park.
http://www.novascotia.com/en/home/thing ... NwPTMyNjk_
County: Lunenburg; between Chester and Windsor.
Route description: Day trip on small Lake (5 km long).
Page 7/35.
http://www.trails.gov.ns.ca/canoe/book/lake_rts_fin.pdf

Card Lake. Online, Notes.
Source: Canoe Kayak Routes of Nova Scotia.
County: Lunenburg.
Route description: Lake travel.
Page 2/25.
http://www.ckns.ca/images/stories/route ... routes.pdf

Christopher Lakes. Lake Rossignol to Hwy 8. Online, Guide.
Source: Masson, Sheena. Paddle Lunenburg-Queens. An Adventure Guide for Canoeists and Kayakers.
County: Queens; near Caledonia.
Route description: Low Landing, Lake Rossignol, Lacey Bay, Carrigan Lake, Apple Tree Lake, Telfer Lake, Fourth Christopher Lake, Third Christopher Lake, Laurel Lake, Second Christopher Lake, First Christopher Lake, Hwy 8.
Page 9/35.
http://www.trails.gov.ns.ca/canoe/book/lake_rts_fin.pdf

Christopher Lakes. Online, Notes.
Source: Nova Scotia government.
County: Queens.
Ed note: I found the maps illegible.
http://www.trails.gov.ns.ca/canoe/south ... heetA.html
http://www.trails.gov.ns.ca/canoe/south ... heetB.html

Clyde River. Black Lake to Clyde River town Online, Notes.
Source: Canoe Kayak Routes of Nova Scotia.
County: Shelburne and Yarmouth.
Route description: Black Lake, Russia Lake, Auger Lake, Clyde River junction, Long Lake, Barclay Lake, Goudeys Stillwater, Davis River confluence, Cobbs Scutch Falls, Hemlock Creek confluence, Middle Clyde River settlement, Ensors Island, The Trout Hole, Wooded Island, Clyde River town and Hwy 103.
Page 20/25.
http://www.ckns.ca/images/stories/route ... routes.pdf

Dauphinees Mill Lake. Online, Guide.
Source: Masson, Sheena. Paddle Lunenburg-Queens. An Adventure Guide for Canoeists and Kayakers.
County: Lunenburg; near Hubbards.
Route description: Day trip (10 km) on lake.
Page 13/35.
http://www.trails.gov.ns.ca/canoe/book/lake_rts_fin.pdf

Jordan River. Silvery Lake to Lake John. Online, Notes.
Source: Canoe Kayak Routes of Nova Scotia.
County: Shelburne.
Route description: Silvery Lake, Spectacle Lake, West Branch Jordan River, Hemlock Pothole, Upper Branch Lake, Lower Branch Lake, Dr Churchills Hole and Jordan River, Lake John.
Page 22/25.
http://www.ckns.ca/images/stories/route ... routes.pdf

LaHave River. Information.
Wikipedia.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LaHave_River

LaHave River. New Germany Lake to Bridgewater. Online, Guide.
Source: Masson, Sheena. Paddle Lunenburg-Queens. An Adventure Guide for Canoeists and Kayakers.
County: Lunenburg.
Route description: New Germany Lake, Morgan Falls, Pinehurst, Wentzell Lake and confluence of North Branch, Wentzell Falls, Keddy Falls, Bruhms Lake, Frideaux Falls and confluence of West LaHave River, Mossman Corner, Cookville, Cooks Falls, Hwy 103 bridge, Bridgewater.
http://www.trails.gov.ns.ca/canoe/book/ ... ts_fin.pdf

LaHave River. New Germany Lake to Bridgewater. Online, Notes.
Source: Canoe Kayak Routes of Nova Scotia.
County: Lunenberg.
Route description: New Germany Lake, LaHave River, Wentzell Lake, Cooks Falls, Bridgewater.
http://4323326313671936442-a-1802744773 ... TpfA%3D%3D

LaHave River. New Germany Lake to Bridgewater. Online, Notes.
Source: Canoe Kayak Routes of Nova Scotia.
County: Lunenburg.
Route description: New Germany Lake, Wentzells Lake, Bridgewater. Whitewater sections.
Page 5/25.
http://www.ckns.ca/images/stories/route ... routes.pdf

LaHave River. Bridgewater to LaHave. Online, Guide.
Source: Masson, Sheena. Paddle Lunenburg-Queens. An Adventure Guide for Canoeists and Kayakers.
County: Lunenburg.
Route description: Tidal river.
Page 6/49.
http://www.trails.gov.ns.ca/canoe/book/ ... ts_fin.pdf

LaHave River, North Branch. Texas Lake to Pinehurst. Online, Guide.
Source: Masson, Sheena. Paddle Lunenburg-Queens. An Adventure Guide for Canoeists and Kayakers.
County: Lunenburg; near Bridgewater.
Route description: Texas Lake, Joudreys Bridge Pool, Indian Falls, Feeners Pool, Indian Lake, Feindell’s Bridge and Pool, Long Pool, Slippery Ledge Pool, Blue Ledge Pool, Whynachts Eddy, bridge and MacKays Bridge Pool, Fancys Pool, Black Rattle, Pinehurst; continuation possible on LaHave River proper?
Page 10/49.
http://www.trails.gov.ns.ca/canoe/book/ ... ts_fin.pdf

LaHave River, North Branch. Sherbrooke Lake to Pinehurst. Online, Notes.
Source: Canoe Kayak Routes of Nova Scotia.
County: Lunenburg.
Route description:
Page 6/25. Sherbrooke Lake, North Branch LaHave River, Indian Lake (optional take-out), whitewater section, Pinehurst.
http://www.ckns.ca/images/stories/route ... routes.pdf

LaHave River, West. Rhyno Lake to Frideaux Falls Online, Guide.
Source: Masson, Sheena. Paddle Lunenburg-Queens. An Adventure Guide for Canoeists and Kayakers.
County: Lunenburg; near Bridgewater.
Route description: Rhyno Lake, Hirtle’s Falls, Midville Branch Road, Kayak Falls, Frideaux Falls and junction with the LaHave River.
Page 14/49.
http://www.trails.gov.ns.ca/canoe/book/ ... ts_fin.pdf

McGowan Lake and Dean Lake. Online, Guide.
Source: Masson, Sheena. Paddle Lunenburg-Queens. An Adventure Guide for Canoeists and Kayakers.
County: Queens; near Caledonia.
Route description: Travel on two connected lakes, 10 km.
Page 20/35.
http://www.trails.gov.ns.ca/canoe/book/lake_rts_fin.pdf

Medway River. Information.
Ed note: Medway Routes above and below New Albany are filed in the Valley and South folders respectively.
Wikipedia stub.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Medway_Riv ... _Scotia%29

Medway River, Lower. Greenfield Falls to Mill Village. Online, Notes.
Source: Canoe Kayak Routes of Nova Scotia.
County: Queens.
Route description: Greenfield Falls, Bangs Falls, Bear Falls, Buggy Hole, Glode Falls, Mill Village.
Ed note: Whitewater river.
Page 9/25.
http://www.ckns.ca/images/stories/route ... routes.pdf

Medway River, Lower. Eel Lake to Ponhook Lake. Online, Guide.
Source: Masson, Sheena. Paddle Lunenburg-Queens. An Adventure Guide for Canoeists and Kayakers.
County: Queens; near Caledonia.
Route description: Eel Lake, Westfield Road bridge, RR bridge, South Brookfield, Wildcat River confluence, Echo Lodge, Ponhook Lake.
Page 18/49.
http://www.trails.gov.ns.ca/canoe/book/ ... ts_fin.pdf

Medway River, Lower. Greenfield to Port Medway. Online, Guide.
Source: Masson, Sheena. Paddle Lunenburg-Queens. An Adventure Guide for Canoeists and Kayakers.
County: Queens.
Route description: Greenfield, Mountain Falls, Bangs Falls, Bear Falls, Buggy Hole Falls, Little Salmon Falls, Rocky Falls, Glode Falls, Poltz Falls, Salmon Falls, Island Falls, Salters Falls, Charleston, Reef Pool, Mill Village, Port Medway.
Page 22/49.
http://www.trails.gov.ns.ca/canoe/book/ ... ts_fin.pdf

Mersey River. Information.
Ed note: Mersey Routes above and below Lake Rossignol are filed in the
Valley and South folders respectively.
Wikipedia stub.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mersey_Riv ... _Scotia%29

Mersey River, Lower. George Lake to Lake Rossignol. Online, Guide.
Source: Masson, Sheena. Paddle Lunenburg-Queens. An Adventure Guide for Canoeists and Kayakers.
County: Queens; near Caledonia.
Route description: Day trip. George Lake, Loon Lake, Black Rattle, bridge, Lake Rossignol and Low Landing.
Page 26/49.
http://www.trails.gov.ns.ca/canoe/book/ ... ts_fin.pdf

Mersey River, Lower. Lake Rossignol to Milton. Online, Guide.
Source: Masson, Sheena. Paddle Lunenburg-Queens. An Adventure Guide for Canoeists and Kayakers.
County: Queens; near Liverpool.
Route description: Lake Rossignol, dams 1, 2 & 3(Upper Lake Falls, Lower Lake Falls, Big Falls), preferred access point, dams 4, 5 & 6 (Lower Great Brook, Deep Brook, Cowie Falls), bridge, Milton; continuation possible to Liverpool.
Page 29/49.
http://www.trails.gov.ns.ca/canoe/book/ ... ts_fin.pdf

Mersey River, Lower. Upper or Lower Lake Falls to Milton or Liverpool. Online, Notes.
Source: Canoe Kayak Routes of Nova Scotia.
County: Queens.
Route description: Upper or Lower Lake Falls to Milton or Liverpool.
Page 12/25.
http://www.ckns.ca/images/stories/route ... routes.pdf
Ed note: A better map is provided at
http://www.trails.gov.ns.ca/canoe/book/ ... ts_fin.pdf

Middle River. Hwy 12 to Hennigar Lake. Online, Notes.
Source: Canoe Kayak Routes of Nova Scotia.
County: Lunenburg.
Route description: Whitewater trip.
Page 3/25.
http://www.ckns.ca/images/stories/route ... routes.pdf

Molega Lake. Online, Guide.
Source: Masson, Sheena. Paddle Lunenburg-Queens. An Adventure Guide for Canoeists and Kayakers.
Counties: Queens and Lunenburg; west of Bridgewater.
Route description: Large lake, about 30 km round trip; possible overnight. Connections to other routes.
Page 21/35.
http://www.trails.gov.ns.ca/canoe/book/lake_rts_fin.pdf

Petite Rivière. Online, Guide.
Source: Masson, Sheena. Paddle Lunenburg-Queens. An Adventure Guide for Canoeists and Kayakers.
County: Lunenburg.
Route description: Conqueral Mills to Petite Rivière settlement.
Page 34/49.
http://www.trails.gov.ns.ca/canoe/book/ ... ts_fin.pdf

Pleasant River. Online, Guide.
Source: Masson, Sheena. Paddle Lunenburg-Queens. An Adventure Guide for Canoeists and Kayakers.
County: Queens.
Route description: Day trip; Pleasant River settlement to bridge above Molega Lake. Continuation through Molega Lake and Wildcat River.
Page 37/49.
http://www.trails.gov.ns.ca/canoe/book/ ... ts_fin.pdf

Ponhook Lake. Online, Guide.
Source: Masson, Sheena. Paddle Lunenburg-Queens. An Adventure Guide for Canoeists and Kayakers.
County: Queens; west of Bridgewater.
Route description: Large Lake, about 30 km round trip. Connections to other routes.
Page 24/35.
http://www.trails.gov.ns.ca/canoe/book/lake_rts_fin.pdf

Roseway River. Crain Lake to McKay Lakes or Deception Lake.Online, Notes.
Source: Canoe Kayak Routes of Nova Scotia.
Counties: Yarmouth and Shelburne.
Route description: Crain Lake, DeMoliter Lake, McGill Lake, Whetstone Lake, Roseway River, Devils Island, Indian Fields, Back Lake, Upper Ohio settlement, Phillip Lake, Jones Lake, (McKay Lakes if taking the west branch), Deception Lake on the east branch.
Page 23/25.
http://www.ckns.ca/images/stories/route ... routes.pdf

Roseway River. Online, Notes.
Source: Nova Scotia government.
County: Shelburne.
Ed note: I found the maps illegible.
http://www.trails.gov.ns.ca/canoe/south ... heetA.html
http://www.trails.gov.ns.ca/canoe/south ... heetB.html
http://www.trails.gov.ns.ca/canoe/south ... heetC.html
http://www.trails.gov.ns.ca/canoe/south ... heetD.html

Rossignol, Lake. Online, Notes.
Source: Canoe Kayak Routes of Nova Scotia.
County: Queens.
Route description: Travel on large, artificial lake with extreme wind exposure, stumps, rocks and fog.
Page 11/25.
http://www.ckns.ca/images/stories/route ... routes.pdf

Rossignol, Lake. Online, Guide.
Source: Masson, Sheena. Paddle Lunenburg-Queens. An Adventure Guide for Canoeists and Kayakers.
County: Queens; near Caledonia.
Route description: Large, shallow lake with rock piles and dead trees. Three access points listed. Connections to Jordan Lake, Christopher Lakes route, Mersey River route, Shelburne River route; part of other routes.
Page 15/35.
http://www.trails.gov.ns.ca/canoe/book/lake_rts_fin.pdf

Seven Mile Lake. Online, Guide.
Source: Masson, Sheena. Paddle Lunenburg-Queens. An Adventure Guide for Canoeists and Kayakers.
County: Lunenburg.
Route description: Day trip of 9 km through Rhyno Lake, Seven Mile Lake and Hirtle Lake.
Page 27/35.
http://www.trails.gov.ns.ca/canoe/book/lake_rts_fin.pdf

Shelburne River. Information.
Canadian Heritage Rivers System.
http://www.chrs.ca/Rivers/Shelburne/Shelburne_e.htm
Shelburne River Protected Area.
http://www.gov.ns.ca/nse/protectedareas ... rLands.pdf
River course (from CHRS map): Buckshot Lake, Stoney Ditch Lake, Pine Lake, Sand Beach Lake, Beverley Lake, Pebbleloggitch Stillwater, Irving Lake, Sand Lake, Lake Rossignol.

Shelburne River, Lower. Pebblelogitch Lake to Lake Rossignol. Online, Guide.
Source: Masson, Sheena. Paddle Lunenburg-Queens. An Adventure Guide for Canoeists and Kayakers.
County: Queens.
Route description: Pebblelogitch Lake (Kejimkujik National Park), Shelburne River junction, Irving Lake, Indian Falls, Sand Lake, Lake Rossignol and Low Landing.
Page 40/49.
http://www.trails.gov.ns.ca/canoe/book/ ... ts_fin.pdf

Shingle Lake. Online, Guide.
Source: Masson, Sheena. Paddle Lunenburg-Queens. An Adventure Guide for Canoeists and Kayakers.
County: Lunenburg; west of Bridgewater.
Route description: Day or overnight trip of length 18 km.
Page 30/35.
http://www.trails.gov.ns.ca/canoe/book/lake_rts_fin.pdf

Sissiboo River and Shelburne River. Lake Joli to Kejimkujik Lake or Lake Rossignol. Online, Guide.
Source: Canadian Canoe Routes, Nova Scotia Forum.
Counties: Digby and Shelburne.
Author: jdripley.
Route description: Lake Joli, Ninth Lake, Eighth Lake, Seventh Lake, Sixth Lake, Sissiboo River, Daniels Brook confluence, Cranberry Brook confluence, extreme southeast corner of Fifth Lake Flowage, Whitesand Stream, Whitesand Lake, Moosehead Stream, Loon Lake Stream confluence, Moosehead Lake, portage to Shelburne River, Sand Beach Lake, Beverley Lake, Granite Lake, Granite Lake Falls, Pebbleloggitch Stillwater, Pebbleloggitch Lake, Peskawa Lake, Poison Ivy Falls, Peskowesk Lake, Cobrielle Brook, Cobrielle Lake, Puzzle Lake, North Cranberry Lake, Kejimkujik Lake, Jakes Landing.
Alternate exit 1: Turn right on entering Kejimkujik Lake, pass through George Lake and take out by the bridge over the Mersey River.
Alternate exit 2: From Peskowesk Lake, paddle down Peskowesk Brook to the Mersey River, turn left on entering Lake Rossignol Reservoir and take out at Low Landing.
Title at source: Sissiboo River, Shelburne River to Lake Rossignol
viewtopic.php?f=120&t=34684

Ten Mile Lake. Online, Guide.
Source: Masson, Sheena. Paddle Lunenburg-Queens. An Adventure Guide for Canoeists and Kayakers.
County: Queens; near Milton.
Route description: Day trip of length 10 km.
Page 33/35.
http://www.trails.gov.ns.ca/canoe/book/lake_rts_fin.pdf

Tusket River. Kemptville to Gavelton. Online, Notes.
Source: Canoe Kayak Routes of Nova Scotia.
County: Yarmouth.
Ed note: Some major whitewater.
Route description: Kemptville, Tusket River and Pearl Lake, significant whitewater, Third Lake, Franks Eddy, Gillfillan Lake, Lac de l’Ecole, Quinan, Gridiron Falls, Wilsons Lake, Bennetts Lake, Kings Lake, Gavels Lake and Gavelton.
Page 15/25.
http://www.ckns.ca/images/stories/route ... routes.pdf

Wentworth River and Carleton River. Wentworth River and Lake to Gavelton. Online, Notes.
Source: Canoe Kayak Routes of Nova Scotia.
Counties: Digby and Yarmouth.
Route description: Bridge (likely the one west of Corberrie, below Firman Lake) on Wentworth River, Wentworth Lake, Little Wentworth Lake, Privilege Lake, Carleton River, Parr Lake and Forest Glen, Ogden Lake, Rounding Lake, The Gulch, Lake Fanning, Carleton, Carleton Lake (at Toporama?), Raynards Lake, Lake Vaughan, Gavelton.
Page 14/25.
http://www.ckns.ca/images/stories/route ... routes.pdf

Wildcat River. Online, Guide.
Source: Masson, Sheena. Paddle Lunenburg-Queens. An Adventure Guide for Canoeists and Kayakers.
County: Queens.
Route description: Molega Lake, Taits Run and dam, Hog Lake, Gloades Falls, Wildcat Falls, Medway River junction. Alternate start from Pleasant Lake.
Page 46/49.
http://www.trails.gov.ns.ca/canoe/book/ ... ts_fin.pdf