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Newfoundland, West. Inland Routes

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Newfoundland, West. Coastal Routes are posted at
http://www.myccr.com/phpbbforum/viewtop ... 03&t=40768

Definition of the West region.
From Channel - Port aux Basques north and east to Bayside (at the south end of White Bay).
List of subregions.
South, Gros Morne, North.

Inland Routes, South subregion.
Definition. Waters reaching the Gulf of St Lawrence between Channel - Port aux Basques and the Gros Morne area.
Explicit inclusions. Grand Codroy River, Grand Lake, Sandy Lake, Birchy Lake, Harrys River, Humber River, Little Barachois Brook, Parsons Pond, Pinchgut Brook, Portland Creek Pond, Serpentine River, Tippens Pond.
Ed note: Route entries are sorted alphabetically.

Grand Codroy River and area. Information.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Grand_Codroy_Estuary
http://www.linkumtours.com/site/birds.htm
http://ngb.chebucto.org/Articles/h001.shtml
http://www.cvccl.com/
https://www.google.com/search?q=Grand+C ... 66&bih=675
Grand Codroy Provincial Park.
The campgound portion of the Provincial Park is now leased to a private operator.
Codroy Valley Provincial Park.
http://www.explorenewfoundlandandlabrad ... l_park.htm
etc.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Grand Codroy River. 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, North Branch: Hwy 1 bridge, rapids, brook confluences (Big, Smokehouse), rapids, junction with the South Branch of the river.
Route description, South Branch: Hwy 1 bridge, Coal Brook settlement, South Branch settlement, junction with the North Branch of the river.
Route description, Grand Codroy River: South Branch settlement, brook confluences, widening, park, bridge, several egress points, Rte 407 bridge.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Grand Lake. Information.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Grand_Lake ... abrador%29
http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com/ ... grand-lake
Ximo, Carleton Olegario M.Grand Lake (Newfoundland And Labrador). Ject Press (2011). Before purchasing, please look at the comments at, for example,
http://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/grand-l ... 1106235945
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Grand Lake, Sandy Lake and Birchy Lake. 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).
Also (revised text):
Source: Redmond, Kevin and Dan Murphy. A Guide to Sea Kayaking in Newfoundland and Labrador. Nimbus Publishing, Halifax (2003).
Route description for both: Junction of Hwy 1 and Rte 402, dirt road, Grand Lake, Sandy Point, Glover Island (Red Indian Brook confluence on the south/east side); if desired, access to Deer Lake via Humber Canal; past Howley (community), Main Brook, bridge, Sandy Lake, Seal Bay, Hwy 1 bridge, Birchy Lake.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Grand Lake, Sandy Lake and Birchy Lake. Online, Journal, Photos.
Source: Kayak Newfoundland and Labrador library.
Author: Linda Bartlett.
Route description: Put-in at the south-west end (by Grand Lake Brook), right side of Glover Island?, Red Indian Falls (Red Indian Brook?), Hinds Brook, Howley, Sandy Lake, Seal Bay, Tea Bay, Birchy Lake (Central Region), Fort Birchy.
Title at source: Feminine Adrenaline.
Ed note: The article first appeared in the Newfoundland Herald.
http://www.kayakers.nf.ca/sea_kayaking/ ... aline.html
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Harrys River. Information.
http://eurekaoutdoors.nf.ca/harrysriver.htm
https://www.google.com/search?q=harry%2 ... 66&bih=675
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Harrys River. Georges Lake to Stephenville Crossing. Notes.
Ed note: ww and fishing river.
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: Georges Lake, Harrys River, Gallants (access), North Brook confluence, pools (Waterchute, Priests, First, Dump, Big Marsh, Swyers, ...), bridge (access/egress at Black Duck settlement), Force Le Plaine Pool, Rocky Pool, Stephenville Crossing.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Humber River area. Information.
Humber River.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Humber_Riv ... abrador%29
http://www.env.gov.nl.ca/env/waterres/f ... umber.html
http://www.env.gov.nl.ca/wrmd/ADRS/v6/Graphs_List.asp
http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/top ... mber-River
https://www.google.com/search?q=humber+ ... 66&bih=675
Corner Brook.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Corner_Brook
http://www.cornerbrook.com/
http://www.cornerbrookport.com/
http://www.theweathernetwork.com/weather/canf0063
http://www.cornerbrookmuseum.ca/
https://www.google.com/search?q=corner+ ... 66&bih=675
Sir Richard Squires Memorial Park.
http://www.env.gov.nl.ca/env/parks/park ... index.html
http://www.explorenewfoundlandandlabrad ... morial.htm
http://www.nlcamping.ca/en/park.cgi?p=113
http://www.newfoundlandlabrador.com/Pla ... l/10522984
etc.
Pasadena park.
Formerly a provincial park.
http://www.pasadenabeach.com/About_Us.html
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Humber River, Upper. Beaver Pond to Birchy Basin. Notes.
Ed notes:
1. Some serious ww with two mandatory portages.
2. The reach from Birchy Basin downstream to Adies River confluence is not documented; a dam is mentioned for upstream travel.
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: Beaver Pond (by float plane) and Upper Humber River, Mattys Pond, more ponds, Silver Mountain Pond (road access here and at many points downstream), East Adies River confluence, bridge, long reach of rapids (at Toporama), falls, more rapids, several channels (interlinked; Taylors Brook confluence on the most easterly), Birchy Basin.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Humber River. Deadwater Brook and Adies River to Humber River, on to Squires Park. 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: Bridge, Deadwater Brook, Adies Pond, Adies River, rapids, Humber River junction, rapid, Gales Brook confluence, Alder Pond, rapids, Bear Reef (portage), Big Falls (portage), Squires Park.
Title at source: Adies Lake to Sir Richard Squires Memorial Park.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Humber River. Squires Park to Deer Lake. 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: Squires Park, rapids, Little Falls (at bridge), rapids, Harrimans Steady, rapids, Reidville, bridge, Nicholsville and bridge, Deer Lake (lake and community).
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Humber River. Deer Lake to Humber Arm. Notes.
Source: Murphy, Dan; Jim Price and Kevin Redmond. Canyons, Coves and Coastal Waters; Choice Canoe and Kayak Routes of Newfoundland and Labrador. Breakwater, StJohn’s (1996).
Route description: Deer Lake (lake and community), Pasadena, Humber River, bridge, Harrison RR stop, Steady Brook, Humber Arm and Corner Brook.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Humber River. Deer Lake area. Online, Photo, Map.
Location: Deer Lake - Corner Brook.
Source: Every Trail.
Author: Mshort.
Route description (“11.2 miles”): Day trip on river, from Rte 422 at Sir Richards Squires Memorial Park to Deer Lake.
Title at source: Humber River Paddle.
http://www.everytrail.com/view_trip.php?trip_id=760578
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Little Barachois Brook. Information.
Ed note: The brook of this entry is neither of the two Barachois Brooks at Toporama. It reaches salt water southeast of Stephenville, near St, George’s.
Barachois Pond Provincial Park.
http://www.env.gov.nl.ca/env/parks/park ... index.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Barachois_ ... ncial_Park
http://www.newfoundlandlabrador.com/pla ... l/10517356
https://www.google.com/search?q=Baracho ... 66&bih=675
http://www.protectedplanet.net/sites/Ba ... ncial_Park
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Little Barachois Brook. Barachois Pond to St George’s Bay. 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: Barachois Pond, Little Barachois Brook, Birchy Brook confluence, Hwy 1 bridge, Rte 461 bridge, Indian Pond, community of Barachois Brook and St George’s Bay (Gulf of St Lawrence).
Title at source: Barachois Brook.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Parsons Pond. Notes.
Ed note: 7 km east of Corner Brook.
Source: Redmond, Kevin and Dan Murphy. A Guide to Sea Kayaking in Newfoundland and Labrador. Nimbus Publishing, Halifax (2003).
Route description: Rte 430, community of Parson’s Pond, access/egress near bridge, Parsons Pond, (Inner Narrows, mouth of West Brook (name not seen at Toporama); side-trip hike to Inner Pond (name not at Toporama); return.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Pinchgut Brook. Pinchgut Lake to Georges Lake. Notes.
Ed note: Spring ww stream.
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: Pinchgut Lake, Pinchgut Brook, bridge, Hwy 1 bridge, Georges Lake.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Portland Creek Pond. Notes.
Ed note: 20 km southwest of Corner Brook.
Source: Redmond, Kevin and Dan Murphy. A Guide to Sea Kayaking in Newfoundland and Labrador. Nimbus Publishing, Halifax (2003).
Route description: Rte 430, access/egress near bridge northeast of Portland Creek settlement, up stream, Portland Creek Pond (mouths of Southwest Feeder Brook and Brian’s Feeder Brook; neither names seen on the Toporama map), narrows, Inner Pond, mouth of Eastern Brook (name not seen on the Toporama map), mouth of Main Brook (and falls; ditto); return.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Serpentine River. Notes.
Ed note: Highly scenic; flows into the Gulf of St Lawrence west of Corner Brook.
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: Serpentine Lake, Serpentine River, rapids, ocean; pickup by arrangement.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Tippens Pond, Massey Drive. Notes.
Ed note: Near community of Massey Drive (Corner Brook); Toporama lists neither Tippens Pond nor Massey Drive Pond.
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).
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

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Inland Routes, Gros Morne subregion.

Gros Morne subregion. Information.
The main water features are Bakers Brook Pond, Bonne Bay, St Paul’s Inlet, Trout River Pond and Western Brook Pond.
Gros Morne National Park.
Burzynski, Michael. Gros Morne National Park. Breakwater Books, St John’s (1999). Ed note: For naturalists.
http://www.pc.gc.ca/eng/pn-np/nl/grosmorne/index.aspx
http://www.pc.gc.ca/pn-np/nl/grosmorne/ ... isit2.aspx
http://www.pc.gc.ca/pn-np/nl/grosmorne/ ... it7/b.aspx
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gros_Morne_National_Park
http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/419
http://www.newfoundlandlabrador.com/pla ... tionalpark
http://www.grosmorne.ca/
http://www.greatcanadianparks.com/nfoun ... /index.htm
http://www.theweathernetwork.com/parksfx/canf0321
http://travel.nationalgeographic.com/tr ... nada-park/
https://www.google.com/search?q=Gros+Mo ... 66&bih=675
Bakers Brook Pond.
http://mapcarta.com/24129482
http://travelingluck.com/North+America/ ... +Pond.html
http://www.trailpeak.com/trail-Baker-s- ... ke-NF-2388
http://www.flickr.com/photos/rexton/7342046/
http://www.corbisimages.com/stock-photo ... ional-park
Bonne Bay.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bonne_Bay
http://tides.mobilegeographics.com/locations/4197.html
http://www.weathercity.com/ca/nf/bonne_bay/
https://www.google.com/search?q=bonne+b ... 66&bih=675
Gadd’s Harbour.
http://www.trailpeak.com/trail-Gadd-s-H ... nt-NF-6222
http://www.alltravels.com/canada/newfou ... o-39824371
Glenburnie - Birchy Head - Shoal Brook.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glenburnie ... hoal_Brook
http://www.roadsidethoughts.com/nl/glen ... rofile.htm
Lomond.
http://www.newfoundlandlabrador.com/pla ... ail/211401
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lomond,_Ne ... d_Labrador
http://www.roadsidethoughts.com/nl/lomond-profile.htm
https://www.google.com/search?q=lomond+ ... 66&bih=675
Neddy Harbour.
http://mapcarta.com/24518776
http://travelingluck.com/North%20Americ ... rbour.html
https://www.google.com/search?q=Neddy+H ... 66&bih=675
Norris Point.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Norris_Point
http://www.norrispoint.ca/
http://www.norrispoint.ca/attractions.html
https://www.google.com/search?q=Norris+ ... 66&bih=675
Rocky Harbour.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rocky_Harb ... d_Labrador
http://www.rockyharbour.ca/
http://newfoundland.worldweb.com/RockyHarbour/
http://www.weatheroffice.gc.ca/city/pag ... ric_e.html
https://www.google.com/search?q=rocky+h ... 66&bih=675
Shallow Bay.
http://www.newfoundlandlabrador.com/pla ... ail/211402
http://www.trailpeak.com/trail-Shallow- ... ay-NF-2915
http://gowesternnewfoundland.com/activi ... bay-beach/
https://www.google.com/search?q=shallow ... 66&bih=675
Stanleyville.
http://cmkl.ca/grosmorne/photos.php
http://www.yr.no/place/Canada/Newfoundl ... nleyville/
https://www.google.com/search?q=stanley ... 66&bih=675
St Paul’s and St Paul’s Inlet.
http://mapcarta.com/24661306
http://www.trailpeak.com/trail-St-Paul- ... ke-NF-2096
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qRjD9xFqsFk
http://www.explorenewfoundlandandlabrad ... -pauls.htm
https://www.google.com/search?q=St+Paul ... 66&bih=675
Trout River.
http://www.newfoundlandlabrador.com/pla ... ail/211403
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trout_Rive ... d_Labrador
http://www.explorenewfoundlandandlabrad ... -river.htm
https://www.google.com/search?q=Trout+r ... 66&bih=675
Trout River Pond.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eQRP_kpfOQ4
http://www.allstays.com/Campgrounds-details/24669.htm
https://www.google.com/search?q=Trout+R ... 66&bih=675
Western Brook Pond.
Ed note: Inland fjord, hazardous; perhaps safer in a kayak than in a canoe.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Western_Brook_Pond
http://www.newfoundlandlabrador.com/pla ... ail/213591
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GpNzCK65eWM
http://www.tripadvisor.ca/Attraction_Re ... brado.html
https://www.google.com/search?q=western ... 66&bih=675
Woody Point and Curzon Village.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Woody_Poin ... d_Labrador
http://woodypoint.ca/
http://www.theweathernetwork.com/weather/canf0284
https://www.google.com/search?q=Woody+P ... 66&bih=675
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Gros Morne National Park. Online, Journal, Photos.
Author: Cathy Hartland.
Route description: Days trips on Trout River Pond and Bonne Bay.
http://www.cathyhartland.com/Newfoundla ... ndland.htm
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Bonne Bay, East Arm. Notes.
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: Lomond, mouth of Lomond Brook, Stanleyville (abandoned settlement), Beachy Point, Norris Cove; return or continue, then cross to Norris Point and Neddy Harbour.
Title at source: Gros Morne National Park (East Arm and South Arm).
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Bonne Bay, East Arm. Online, Journal, Photos, Map.
Source: Kayak Newfoundland and Labrador library.
Author: Brian Newhook.
Route description (loop trip): Lomond Cove to Paynes Cove (Stanleyville) and return.
Title at source: Lomond to Stanleyville, East Arm, Bonne Bay.
http://www.kayakers.nf.ca/sea_kayaking/ ... lomond.htm
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Bonne Bay, East Arm. Notes.
Redmond, Kevin and Dan Murphy. A Guide to Sea Kayaking in Newfoundland and Labrador. Nimbus Publishing, Halifax (2003).
Route description: Start from campground at Lomond and wander at will.
Title at source: Bonne Bay.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Bonne Bay, East Arm. Notes.
Thomas, Alister. More of Canada’s Best Canoe Routes. Boston Mills Press, Erin (2003).
Authors: Kevin Redmond and Dan Murphy.
Places mentioned (paddling and hiking day trips): Lomond, Lomond River, Bonne Bay, Stuckless Pond, Stanleyville Trail.
Title at source: Gros Morne National Park: Knobby Seas, Slumping Mountains and Morris the Moose.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Bonne Bay, East Arm. Online, Photos, Map.
Location: “Stanleyville”.
Ed note: Toporama shows Mill Brook as flowing into Shoal Cove, on the north shore of the East Arm, west of Mill Cove.
Source: Every Trail.
Author: marcnfld.
Route description (“6.6 miles”): Day trip on the East Arm.
Title at source: To Stanleyville.
http://www.everytrail.com/view_trip.php?trip_id=4864
Route description (“5.3 miles”): Day trip on the East Arm.
Title at source: Lomond River kayak.
http://www.everytrail.com/view_trip.php?trip_id=4885
Route description (“2.6 miles”): Day trip in Robinson’s Cove.
Title at source: Mill Brook Sunset from Kayak.
http://www.everytrail.com/view_trip.php?trip_id=4916
Route description (“0.9 miles”): Day trip; Seal Cove and Robinson’s Cove.
Title at source: Mill Brook Night Kayaking.
http://www.everytrail.com/view_trip.php?trip_id=312989
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Bonne Bay and Norris Cove. Online, Journal, Photos, Map.
Source: Kayak Newfoundland and Labrador library.
Author: Brian Newhook.
Route description (loop trip): Norris Cove, Gadd’s Harbour, Shag Cliff, Stores Cove, Reid Point, Norris Cove.
Title at source: Norris Point, East Arm, Bonne Bay.
http://www.kayakers.nf.ca/sea_kayaking/ ... spoint.htm
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Bonne Bay. Norris Point area. Online, Photos, Map.
Location: “Norris Point”.
Source: Every Trail.
Author: marcnfld.
Route description (“2.8 miles”): Day trip near Norris Point.
Title at source: Kayaking in Norris Point.
http://www.everytrail.com/view_trip.php?trip_id=312425
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Bonne Bay. Norris Point area. Online, Notes.
Source: Canadian Canoe Routes, Newfoundland and Labrador Forum.
Ed note: Photos promised.
Author: Allan Jacobs.
Route description: Guided trip. Crossed from Norris Point to south side, went short distance down South Arm, returned.
http://www.myccr.com/phpbbforum/viewtop ... 04&t=41704
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Bonne Bay, South Arm. Comment.
Access points on the west shore of the South Arm lie outside Gros Morne National Park.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Bonne Bay, South Arm. 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: Glenburnie, Birchy Head, Shoal Brook, Woody Point.
Title at source: Gros Morne National Park (East Arm and South Arm).
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Bonne Bay, South Arm. Notes.
Source: Redmond, Kevin and Dan Murphy. A Guide to Sea Kayaking in Newfoundland and Labrador. Nimbus Publishing, Halifax (2003).
ALLAN: Fill in.
Title at source: Bonne Bay.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Bonne Bay, South Arm. Online, Photos, Map.
Location: “Glenburnie-Birchy Head-Shoal Brook”.
Source: Every Trail.
Author: marcnfld.
Route description (“2.7 miles”): Day trip in the South Arm.
Title at source: Bonne Bay Kayaking.
http://www.everytrail.com/view_trip.php?trip_id=301053
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

St Pauls Inlet. Notes.
Source: Redmond, Kevin and Dan Murphy. A Guide to Sea Kayaking in Newfoundland and Labrador. Nimbus Publishing, Halifax (2003).
Route description: Rte 430, bridge north of St Pauls community, St Pauls Inlet; return.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Trout River Pond. Online, Journal, Photos, Map.
Source: Kayak Newfoundland and Labrador library.
Author: Brian Newhook.
Route description: Trout River settlement, boat launch, Trout River Small Pond, The Narrows, Trout River Big Pond; return.
http://www.kayakers.nf.ca/sea_kayaking/ ... triver.htm
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Trout River Pond. 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).
Also (revised text):
Source: Redmond, Kevin and Dan Murphy. A Guide to Sea Kayaking in Newfoundland and Labrador. Nimbus Publishing, Halifax (2003).
Route description for both: Trout River settlement, boat launch, Trout River Small Pond, The Narrows, Trout River Big Pond, end of pond; return.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Western Brook Pond. Online, Journal, Photos, Maps.
Location: St Paul's.
Source: Kayak Newfoundland and Labrador library.
Author: Craig Burden.
Article from Ebb & Flow (NLPA publication), Spring 2003.
Title at source: Sea Kayaking through the Fjord; Western Brook Pond, Gros Morne National Park.
http://www.kayakers.nf.ca/sea_kayaking/ ... rden1.html
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Western Brook Pond. Notes.
Source: Redmond, Kevin and Dan Murphy. A Guide to Sea Kayaking in Newfoundland and Labrador. Nimbus Publishing, Halifax (2003).
Route description: Parking lot, trail, Pond, Snug Harbour, hazardous reach (no landings plus danger of high winds and waves), eastern end; hiking; return.
Title at source: Western Brook Pond.
Ed note: Less informative is 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). Title: Gros Morne National Park (East Arm and South Arm).
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

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Inland Routes, North subregion.
Coverage. Waters reaching the Gulf of St Lawrence and the Atlantic Ocean, clockwise (north and east) from the Gros Morne area to Bayside (at the sound end of the White Bay). Includes both sides of the Northern Peninsula.

Main River. Information.
Ed note: The Main River starts in the Long Range Mountains and flows into White Bay.
Canadian Heritage Rivers System.
http://www.chrs.ca/Rivers/Main/Main_e.htm
Great Canadian Rivers.
http://www.greatcanadianrivers.com/rive ... -home.html
Main River Waterway Provincial Park.
http://www.iatnl.ca/index.php/news/25/2 ... cial-Park/
http://www.newfoundlandlabrador.com/Pla ... l/23933420
The following link looks promising but has no content.
http://www.env.gov.nl.ca/env/parks/park ... river.html
Sop’s Arm Park.
Ed note: Not a Provincial Park; located at the mouth of the river.
http://www.newfoundlandlabrador.com/Pla ... ail/213010
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Main River. Notes.
Source: Thomas, Alister. Canada’s Best Canoe Routes.. Boston Mills Press, Erin (2001).
Author: Kevin Redmond.
Route description: Float plane to headwaters; hike to view of Gros Morne; ponds, rock garden, “The Big Steady”, Paradise Pool, canyon, ...
Title at source: Main River: A Short But Complete River Experience.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Main River. Four Ponds to Sops Arm. 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: Four Ponds area by float plane, rapids, Main River junction, rapids, outlet from Eagle Mountain Pond, braids, rapids, Wood’s Road bridge (not found at Toporama), canyon, Rte 420 bridge at Sops Arm.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

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