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Part 1 of 2 (Liard subregion and Peace subregion) is posted at
http://www.myccr.com/phpbbforum/viewtop ... 05&t=39333

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Yukon subregion

Specific inclusions. Atlin Lake, Bennett Lake, Marsh Lake, Tagish Lake. Homan River, Jennings River, Kusawa River, McNaughton Creek, O’Donnel River, Teslin Lake, Tutshi River.

Atlin, Atlin Lake, Atlin Provincial Park and Recreation Area. Information.
Ed note: Not enough of Atlin Lake lies in YT to justify posting there the following information.
Atlin.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Atlin,_British_Columbia
http://www.hellobc.com/atlin.aspx
http://www.hellobc.com/atlin/things-to-do.aspx
http://atlinvisitors.net/
http://www.discoveratlin.com/
https://www.google.ca/search?q=atlin&cl ... 66&bih=675
Altin Lake.
http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com/ ... atlin-lake
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Atlin_Lake
http://www.trailpeak.com/trail-Atlin-La ... in-BC-3023
http://www.northbceh.com/atlin/littleatlin.htm
https://www.google.ca/search?q=atlin+la ... 66&bih=675
Environment Canada Water Office. Atlin Lake at Atlin.
http://www.wateroffice.ec.gc.ca/graph/g ... tn=09AA001
Atlin Provincial Park and Recreation Area.
http://www.env.gov.bc.ca/bcparks/explore/parkpgs/atlin/
http://www.env.gov.bc.ca/bcparks/explor ... t_cul.html
http://www.env.gov.bc.ca/bcparks/explor ... ochure.pdf
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Atlin_Prov ... ation_Area
http://www.spacesfornature.org/greatspaces/atlin.html
etc.
Google Map.
Source: superjens; contains Panoramio photos.
http://maps.google.ca/maps?f=q&hl=en&ge ... wloc=addr/
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Atlin Lake. Online, Journal, Photos.
Source: Private site and Canadian Canoe Routes, British Columbia Forum.
Author: superjens.
Route description: Paddle the south end of Atlin Lake, hike to Llewellyn Glacier.
http://superjens.com/outings/atlin-lake-bc
http://www.myccr.com/SectionForums/view ... 10&t=29673
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Atlin Lake. Notes.
Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Route description: Return day trip from town of Atlin.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Atlin Lake. Online, Notes, Photos.
Source: trailpeak.com
Author: xtremepeaks.
Route description (“15 km, 6 h”): Day trip on the lake.
http://www.trailpeak.com/trail-Atlin-La ... in-BC-3023
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Southern Lakes. Bennett, Marsh and Tagish Lakes. Information.
Ed note: Entries for Atlin Lake, also one of the Southern Lakes, are posted above.
Ed note: Bennett and Tagish Lakes lie partly in BC and partly in YT; Marsh Lake lies entirely in YT.
Ed note: Posted also in YT.
http://travelyukon.com/about-yukon/yuko ... -and-atlin
Bennett Lake.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bennett_Lake
http://www.yukoneh.com/southlakes/carcross/bennett.htm
http://www.postalmuseum.si.edu/gold/bennett.html
http://www.wpyr.com/explore/bennett.html
http://www.wpyr.com/yukonadventure.html
https://www.google.ca/search?q=bennett+ ... 66&bih=675
etc.
Marsh Lake (lake and settlement).
Lake.
http://www.southernlakesyukon.com/marshlake.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marsh_Lake
http://www.marshlakeyukon.net/
Settlement.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marsh_Lake,_Yukon
Images.
https://www.google.ca/search?q=marsh+La ... 66&bih=675
etc.
Tagish Lake.
http://southernlakesyukon.com/tagish.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tagish_Lake
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZqOHI_r_7cw
https://www.google.com/search?q=tagish+ ... 66&bih=675
etc.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Bennett Lake, Marsh Lake and Tagish Lake. Notes.
Ed note: Posted also in YT.
Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Paddling: Bennett Lake, Tagish Lake, Marsh Lake (north of Tagish) and Taku Arm of Tagish Lake.
Ed note: Tutshi Lake (in BC, not mentioned; access from Klondike Highway?) is part of the lake complex.
Access to the lake complex: Bennett BC (by RR), Carcross YT, Tagish YT, points on Klondike Highway, points on Alaska Highway.
Title at source: Southern Lakes.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Homan River. Information.
Location: Northwest BC, near the Yukon boundary, southwest of Carcross.
Tributary of Bennett Lake and so of the Yukon River.
Ed note: Serious ww river; fly-in. Day trip.
Ed note: There’s a Homan River also in Japan.
http://www.tatshenshiniyukon.com/news.html
Ed note: Some photos are reproduced elsewhere and some clearly don’t belong.
https://www.google.ca/search?q=homan+ri ... 66&bih=675
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Homan River. Online, Notes, Photos.
Source: Kayak Yukon library.
Ed note: The report provides 11 photos and comments on the put-in; the text is being worked on. Access and egress points are not specified.
Ed note: Entry is made in the hope that more content will be added.
http://www.kayak.yk.ca/html/rivers/homan1998/index.html
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Jennings River. Information and Features.
Indirect tributary of the Yukon River.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jennings_River
http://www.laurelarcher.com/Images/2005 ... index.html
http://www.yukoneh.com/southlakes/teslin/teslinlake.htm
Features.
Ed note: Includes a reach on Teslin Lake.
Jennings Lakes, unnamed lake and Parallel Creek confluence, unnamed lake, unnamed lake, unnamed lake and Ash Creek confluence, creek confluences (Chokatah, Kahan, Tahoots, Klinkit, Aconitum, Snook, Teh, Kahchook), Teslin Lake (downstream from Teslin River and Hayes River confluences), Swift River confluence, Gladys River confluence, YT boundary, Morley Bay.
Exit by road or air at Morley Bay or Teslin.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Jennings River. Parallel Creek area to Morley Bay. Guide.
Archer, Laurel. Northern British Columbia Canoe Trips; Volume One. Rocky Mountain Books, Surrey (2008).
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Jennings River. Jennings Lakes to Teslin Lake. Notes.
Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Route description: Jennings Lakes, Jennings River Features, Teslin Lake.
exit by float plane or paddle the lake to Teslin settlement (YT) and the Alaska Highway.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Kusawa River and Kusawa Lake (YT). Information.
Tributary of the Takhini River and so of the Yukon River.
Ed note: Posted also in YT.
Ed note: Features are posted in the Madsen-Mather entry below.
Images of the Kusawa River.
https://www.google.ca/search?q=kusawa+r ... 66&bih=675
Kusawa Territorial Park, YT.
http://www.kusawapark.ca/assets/files/report-fish.pdf
http://www.kusawapark.ca/park/map/
http://www.env.gov.yk.ca/camping-parks/Kusawa.php
http://www.environmentyukon.ca/maps/vie ... /3/18/356/
Kusawa Lake, YT.
http://www.cabinfeveradventures.com/fam ... earea.html
http://www.nicolasdory.com/tag/kusawa-lake/
https://www.google.com/search?q=kusawa+ ... 66&bih=675
Kusawa Lake campground, YT.
http://www.campscout.com/campground/YT0023/
http://www.kusawapark.ca/assets/files/r ... ources.pdf
http://www.yukonheritage.com/Sign/south ... alley.html
http://www.woodalls.com/campground/camp ... =RVCamping
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Kusawa River. Unnamed BC lake to Kusawa Lake YT. Notes.
Ed note: Posted also in YT.
Ed note: Serious ww river, CIV-V plus falls.
Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Route description: Float plane from Whitehorse to unnamed lake (from the write-up, almost certainly the BC lake at 59° 50' 5" N 136° 2' 55"; UTM 8V 441208 6633484; Topo 114P16), Kusawa River, Hendon River confluence (from same lake?), Kusawa Lake, float plane to Whitehorse or continue on the lake, Takhini River junction, Primrose River confluence; exit at the campground (road access); continuation down the Takhini River (Yukon River tributary) possible?
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

McNaughton Creek. Information and Features.
Ed note: With some information from Madsen-Mather.
Tributary of the Swift River and so of the Teslin River and the Yukon River.
Features.
McNaughton Lakes (by float plane; connected to the Jennings Lakes?), McNaughton Creek, Nome Creek confluence, Swift River junction. Egress by Hwy 97 (Alaska Highway), by portage or by paddle down the Swift River to Swan Lake.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

McNaughton Creek. McNaughton Lakes to Swift River. Notes.
Ed note: Serious ww creek (CIV rapids plus falls).
Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

O’Donnel River. Information.
Ed note: The O’Donnel flows into Atlin Lake southeast of Birch Mountain, between the Pike River mouth and Warm Bay.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/O%27Donnel_River
http://www.panoramio.com/photo/67218817
https://www.google.ca/search?q=O%E2%80% ... 66&bih=675
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

O’Donnel River. To Atlin Lake and Warm Bay. Notes.
Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Route description: O’Donnel River (two put-ins, the upper above a canyon) to mouth, ~4 km on Atlin Lake to Warm Bay campground.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Tutshi River. Information.
The Tutshi starts in the mountains, passes near the Log Cabin RR stop, parallels the Klondike Highway for a while, flows into Tutshi Lake and then into Tagish Lake about 10 km south of the YT boundary.
Used by rafters.
http://www.explorenorth.com/library/riv ... river.html
http://cruises.about.com/od/alaskacruis ... e.-hW2.htm
https://www.google.ca/search?q=tutshi+r ... 66&bih=675
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Tutshi River. Online, Notes.
Source: Kayak Yukon library.
Ed notes:
1. Serious ww river.
2. Access and egress points are not specified.
3. Entry is made in the hope that more content will be added.
http://www.kayak.yk.ca/html/rivers/tutshi/
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Tutshi River. Notes.
Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Route description: CIV-V ww day trip on reach above Tutshi Lake.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

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