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Pacific region and Liard region

Ed note: Links to Routes in other regions are provided at
http://www.myccr.com/phpbbforum/viewtop ... 21&t=35797

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Pacific region

Coverage.
Yukon waters flowing into the Pacific Ocean, except the Yukon River, etc.
Explicit inclusions.
Aishihik River, Alsek River, Bates River, Blanchard River, Dezadeash River, Jarvis River, Kathleen River, Kaskawulsh River, Takhanne River, Tatshenshini River.

Aishihik River. Information and Features,
Ed note. The Aishihik Road parallels the east side of the river (Alaska Hwy to Canyon Lake).
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aishihik_River
http://ouralaskahighway.com/?portfolio_ ... ver-bridge
http://www.alaskahighwayarchives.ca/en/ ... .php?im=14
https://www.google.com/search?q=Aishihi ... 66&bih=675
Aishihik River campground.
http://www.allstays.com/Campgrounds-details/34221.htm
http://www.campscout.com/campground/YT0021/
Features.
... , Canyon Lake, Otter Falls, West Aishihik River confluence, creek confluence, Canyon (east of Haines Junction) and Alaska Highway, Dezadeash River junction.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Aishihik River. Online, Notes, Photos.
Source: Kayak Yukon library.
Ed notes:
1. Called East Aishihik River at source.
2. The report provides limited information, five photos and the promise “More info to follow later …” . Access and egress points are not specified. Entry is made in the hope that more content will be added.
3. Day trip, 8 km, serious ww river with a lengthy Class V stretch.
http://www.kayak.yk.ca/html/rivers/east ... /index.htm
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Alsek River. Information.
Ed note: All Alsek entries are posted in both BC and YT.
Ed note: Consult also the entries filed under Tatshenshini River.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alsek_River
http://www.pc.gc.ca/eng/pn-np/yt/kluane ... ctiv2.aspx
http://www.gorp.com/parks-guide/alsek-r ... 02820.html
http://waterdata.usgs.gov/usa/nwis/uv?site_no=15129000
http://www.americanwhitewater.org/conte ... etail/id/1
http://www.fluid-junction.com/blog/inde ... lsek-River
http://vimeo.com/51727158
https://www.google.com/search?q=alsek+r ... 66&bih=675
Canadian Heritage Rivers System. Alsek.
http://www.chrs.ca/Rivers/Alsek/Alsek_e.htm
http://www.chrs.ca/Rivers/Alsek/Alsek_e.php
Kluane / Wrangell – St. Elias / Glacier Bay / Tatshenshini-Alsek UNESCO World Heritage site.
http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/72
http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/72/gallery/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kluane-Wra ... hini-Alsek
http://www.pc.gc.ca/eng/progs/spm-whs/itm2/site4.aspx
http://www.pc.gc.ca/progs/spm-whs/index/site4.aspx
http://www.worldheritagesite.org/sites/kluane.html
https://www.google.com/search?q=Kluane+ ... 66&bih=675
Kluane National Park and Reserve.
http://www.pc.gc.ca/eng/pn-np/yt/kluane/index.aspx
http://www.pc.gc.ca/pn-np/yt/kluane/index.aspx
http://travelyukon.com/nature/kluane-na ... nd-reserve
http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com/ ... nd-reserve
http://www.greatcanadianparks.com/yukon ... /index.htm
http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/top ... nd-Reserve
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kluane_Nat ... nd_Reserve
http://usparks.about.com/library/minipl ... anenpr.htm
https://www.google.com/search?q=Kluane+ ... 66&bih=675
Tatshenshini-Alsek Provincial Park.
http://www.env.gov.bc.ca/bcparks/explor ... /tatshens/
http://www.spacesfornature.org/greatspa ... shini.html
http://www.greatcanadianparks.com/bcolu ... /index.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tatshenshi ... ncial_Park
http://www.hellobc.com/activitylisting/ ... -park.aspx
http://www.spacesfornature.org/greatspa ... shini.html
http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/top ... ncial-Park
https://www.google.com/search?q=Tatshen ... 66&bih=675
Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve.
http://www.nps.gov/glba/index.htm
http://www.nps.gov/glba/planyourvisit/rafting.htm
http://www.npca.org/parks/glacier-bay-n ... -park.html
http://www.nationalparks.org/explore-pa ... d-preserve
http://www.glacierbay.org/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glacier_Ba ... d_Preserve
http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/top ... d-Preserve
https://www.google.com/search?q=Glacier ... 66&bih=675
Maps and Guide. Alsek and Tatshenshini Rivers.
Cloudburst Productions, Haines (2004).
http://www.cloudburstproductions.net/ta ... alsek-maps
http://www.cloudburstproductions.net/co ... hini-river
American Whitewater.
http://www.americanwhitewater.org/conte ... etail/id/1
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Alsek River. Features.
Haines Junction, Dezadeash River, Kaskawulsh River junction and start of Alsek River proper, creek confluences (Park, Lava, Raft, Marble), Lowell Glacier and lake, Goatherd Mountain (hiking), first outlet from Fisher Glacier, Bates River confluence, second outlet from Fisher Glacier, Plug Creek confluence, enter BC, creek confluences (Range, Dyke, Easy), outlet from Tweedsmuir Glacier, Turnback Canyon (CV+ whitewater. Fly to Whitehorse or Haines Junction; portage; hire helicopter to get around. Best not attempt to run), Ritchie Creek confluence, Tatshenshini River confluence, AK border, The Nose, Walker Glacier, Novatak Glacier outflow, Alsek Lake, Gateway Knob, rapids, Dry Bay.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Alsek River. Haines Junction area YT to Dry Bay AK. Notes.
Thomas, Alister. More of Canada’s Best Canoe Routes. Boston Mills Press, Erin (2003).
Author: Paula Zyback.
Title at source: Alsek River: Awesome and Then Some.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Alsek River. Haines Junction YT to Dry Bay AK. Notes.
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.

Bates River. Information and Features.
Tributary of the Alsek River.
No other information worth posting here was found.
Features.
Source: Madsen-Mather for the most part.
Ed note: CV+ whitewater.
Mush Lake, Bates Lake, Wolverine Creek confluence, portage canyon (CV+), another canyon and another portage, Iron Creek confluence, gorge and another portage, canyon (CIII-IV), Alsek River junction.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Bates River. Mush Lake to Alsek River junction. Notes.
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.

Blanchard River. Information and Features.
Tributary of the Tatshenshini River.
http://www.americanwhitewater.org/conte ... ail/id/51/
No other information worth posting here was found.
Features.
... , bridge on the Haines Highway (in BC), Blanchard River, Tatshenshini River junction.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Blanchard River and Tatshenshini River. Haines Highway to Dalton Post. Notes.
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.

Dezadeash River. Information and Features.
Forms part of the Alsek River.
Hiking trail.
http://www.yukoneh.com/haines-junction/ ... hriver.htm
http://www.pc.gc.ca/eng/pn-np/yt/kluane ... /viii.aspx
http://www.trailpeak.com/trail-Dezadeas ... on-YT-4900
No other information worth posting here was found.
Images.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UvVjBmQzId0
https://www.google.com/search?q=Dezadea ... 66&bih=675
Features.
Dezadeash Lake (from Haines Highway; with Kluhini River confluence), Dezadeash River, Six Mile Lake, creek confluences (Undie, Asumbo, Red Squirrel, Pond), Champagne (settlement), creek confluences (Dune, Van Bibber, Cracker, Moose), Aishihik River confluence, creek confluences (Marshall / No Sheep, Nayton), Kathleen River confluence, Haines Junction, Kaskawulsh River junction and start of Alsek River.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Dezadeash River. Dezadeash Lake to Haines Junction. Notes.
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.

Dezadeash River. Online, Notes, Photos.
Source: kayakcrazy.
Author: erinfroglady.
Route description: “210km ... 2.5 days”.
Title at source: Dezadeash River, Yukon Territory.
http://www.kayakcrazy.com/p/forum/forum ... c.php?4061
More photos.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w8onaYSZ ... g-uplCheck
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Jarvis River. Information and Features.
http://www.meteoblue.com/en_US/weather/ ... er_ca_8775 https://www.google.com/search?q=jarvis+ ... 66&bih=675
Features.
... , Kloo Lake, Alaska Hwy, creek confluences (Sulphur, Bryson, Kimberley, Telluride), Kaskawulsh River junction.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Kaskawulsh River. Information and Features.
Forms part of the Alsek River.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tatshenshini_River
http://www.meteoblue.com/en_US/weather/ ... er_ca_9073
http://www.flickr.com/photos/8318679@N08/5129711846/
https://www.google.com/search?q=Kaskawu ... 66&bih=675
Features.
Kaskawulsh Glacier, confluences (Lost Cache Creek, Disappointment River, Jarvis River, Dusty River, Ferguson Creek), Dezadeash River junction and start of the Alsek River.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Jarvis River and Kaskawulsh River. Alaska Highway to Dezadeash River junction (and Alsek River). Notes.
Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Route description: Alaska Highway, Jarvis River (below Kloo Lake; Features), Kaskawulsh River junction and Features, Dezadeash River junction and beginning of the Alsek River. Continue down the Alsek or paddle 8 km up the Dezadeash to the dirt road near the Serpentine Creek confluence.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Kathleen River. Information.
No information worth posting here was found.
Images.
https://www.google.com/search?q=kathlee ... 66&bih=675
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Kathleen River and Dezadeash River. Haines Highway to Dezadeash River junction (and Haines Junction). Notes.
Ed note: ww river with falls and canyon.
Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Route description (from Madsen-Mather and topos): Bridge on the Haines Highway, Kathleen River, Lower Kathleen Lake, Rainbow Lake, Granite Creek confluence, Quill Creek confluence (Quill Creek is also paddled, from the highway), rapid, falls, rock gardens, canyon, Dezadeash River junction, 8 km, Haines Junction.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Takhanne River. Information.
Ed note: Serious ww river.
Million Dollar Falls campground.
http://yukonchatterbug.com/2010/08/08/n ... lar-falls/
http://www.campscout.com/campground/YT0030/
http://suethomas.ca/HainesRoad.html
etc.
No other information worth posting here was found.
Images.
https://www.google.com/search?q=Takhann ... 66&bih=675
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Takhanne River and Tatshenshini River. To Dalton Post. Notes.
Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Route description: NOT from Haines Highway bridge, rather from Million Dollar Falls campground, Takhanne River, Tatshenshini River junction, Dalton Post.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Tatshenshini River. Information.
Ed notes:
1. The Tatshenshini lies mostly in BC.
2. All Tatshenshini entries are posted in both BC and YT, except those entirely in one or the others.
3. Most trips start at Dalton River YT and continue on the Alsek River to Dry Bay AK.
4. Please consult the Alsek River entry (above), for information on Kluane / Wrangell – St. Elias / Glacier Bay / Tatshenshini-Alsek UNESCO World Heritage site, Kluane National Park and Reserve, Tatshenshini-Alsek Provincial Park and Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve.
Information.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tatshenshini_River
http://travelyukon.com/nature/tatshensh ... ver-system
http://www.gorp.com/parks-guide/tatshen ... 02819.html
http://www.river-management.org/assets/ ... 202013.pdf
http://www.americanwhitewater.org/conte ... /id/25505/
Canadian Heritage Rivers System. Tatashenshini.
http://www.chrs.ca/Rivers/Tatshenshini/ ... hini_e.htm
http://www.chrs.ca/Rivers/Tatshenshini/ ... hini_e.php
Images.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9T6z8A3PP9Y
http://www.flickr.com/photos/sanguine_c ... 062791136/
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E6KrVnzqK2s
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pPRWFTTw8PU
https://www.google.com/search?q=tatshen ... 66&bih=675
Lyman, Russ; Joe Ordonez and Mike Speaks. Complete Guide to the Tatshenshini River. Cloudburst Productions, Haines (2004).
Maps of the Alsek and Tatshenshini Rivers. Cloudburst Productions, Haines (2004).
Budd, Ken; Ric Careless and Johnny Mikes; Editors. Tatshenshini River Wild. Raincoast Books, Vancouver (1993). Ed note: Coffee-table book.
Trails.com. Whitewater.
http://www.trails.com/tcatalog_trail.as ... CGA013-085
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Tatshenshini River. Features.
... . Dalton Post (YT; off Hwy 3), Tatshenshini River, outlet from Wade Lakes, creek confluences (Pirate, Squaw, Silver), Bridge River confluence, BC boundary, creek confluences (Kudwat, Detour, Sediments, Low Fog), O’Connor River confluence, Tkope River confluence, creek confluences (unnamed?, Tomahnous, Towagh, Basement, Ninetyeighter, Melt), Alsek River junction. All parties continue to Dry Bay AK.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Tatshenshini River and Alsek River. Dalton Post YT to Dry Bay AK. Guide.
Archer, Laurel. Northern British Columbia Canoe Trips: Volume Two. Rocky Mountain Books (2010).
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Tatshenshini River. Above Dalton Post. Notes.
Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Route description (ww day trip): Access via dirt road off Haines Highway (south of Blanchard River bridge), Tatshenshini River, Upper Canyon (described in detail), Dalton Post.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Tatshenshini River and Alsek River. Dalton Post YT to Dry Bay AK. Notes. Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Route description: Dalton Post, Tatshenshini River Features, Alsek River junction.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Tatshenshini River and Alsek River. Dalton Post YT to Dry Bay AK. Notes.
Thomas, Alister. Canada’s Best Canoe Routes.. Boston Mills Press, Erin (2001).
Author Keith Morton.
Route description: Dalton Post YT, canyon, “Quiet Canyon”, O’Connor River confluence, Tats Creek, Alsek River junction, ... ,Dry Bay, charter flight to Whitehorse.
Title at source: Tatshenshini River: A Treat from the Tat.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Tatshenshini River and Alsek River. Online, Notes.
Source: Kayak Yukon library.
Ed note: Incomplete report, at present written largely for playboaters.
http://www.kayak.yk.ca/html/rivers/tat/index.html
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

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Liard region

Coverage.
Liard River and its basin.
Explicit inclusions.
Beaver River, Coal River, Frances River, Hyland River, Liard River. Undocumented: Crow River, Meister River, Smith River. ALLAN: Check Madsen-Mather.


Beaver River. Information and Features.
Tributary of the Liard River.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Beaver_Riv ... d_River%29
Features.
Float plane to Hugo Lake (not at Toporama; NE of Toobally Lakes), Beaver River, creek confluences (Pool, Gold Pay) Whitefish River confluence, creek confluences (Larsen, Saucy), BC boundary, Crow River confluence, Liard River junction (above Dunedin and Fort Nelson Rivers confluences).
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Beaver River. Hugo Lake to Liard River junction in BC. Notes.
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.

Coal River. Information and Features.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coal_River_%28Canada%29
http://theroadchoseme.com/tag/coal-river
Coal River Springs Territorial Park.
Location: ~10 km south and a bit west of Mt Gilliland.
http://www.env.gov.yk.ca/camping-parks/ ... prings.php
http://www.env.gov.yk.ca/parksconservat ... r_info.pdf
http://www.env.gov.yk.ca/parksconservat ... nature.pdf
http://www.environmentyukon.ca/maps/vie ... /3/18/364/
http://www.yukonweb.com/notebook/tparks.html
Images.
https://www.google.com/search?q=coal+ri ... 66&bih=675
Features.
In part from Madsen-Mather. Access from Lucky Lake (by float plane) and unnamed stream, Coal River junction, canyon, West Coal River confluence, creek confluences (Dalziel, Quartz, Acland, Scoby), Rock River confluence, BC boundary, Hutchison Creek confluence, Alaska Highway, Coal River settlement, Liard River junction (below Whirlpool Canyon and Rabbit & Kechika River confluences).
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Coal River. Lucky Lake YT to Liard River junction in BC. Notes.
Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Route description: Float plane to Lucky Lake, unnamed stream, Coal River junction, Coal River features, Liard River junction.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Frances River and Frances Lake. Information and Features.
Frances River.
http://www.panoramio.com/photo/39895809
http://www.flickr.com/photos/28686960@N06/6242620560/
Frances Lake and Frances Lake campground.
Access is by the Robert Campbell Hwy. The lower west part of Frances Lake is fed by the Finlayson River; the upper west part is fed by the Yusezyu River, from McPherson Lake. The East Arm is fed by Anderson Creek. Tyers River flows into the lake at its south end.
http://www.franceslake.ca/history.html
http://www.yukonheritage.com/Sign/centr ... ances.html
http://www.campscout.com/campground/YT0033/
Images.
https://www.google.com/search?q=frances ... 66&bih=675
Frances River. Features.
Robert Campbell Hwy, Frances Lake (and campground),Tyers River confluence, Frances River, Klatsa River confluence, Jules Creek confluence, Tuchitua River confluence (access point; undocumented CIII somewhere above), creek confluences (King, Sequence), Upper Canyon, Nahanni Range Road (bridge, access point), False Canyon and False Canyon Creek confluence, highway bridge (access point), Middle Canyon, Liard River junction (between the Meister and Rancheria River confluences); continuation to Upper Liard settlement and the Alaska Highway west of Watson Lake.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Frances River. Frances Lake to Liard River junction. Notes.
Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Ed note: CIII rapids above the Tuchitua confluence are not documented.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Nahanni Range Road.
Ed note: “general public travel is still not advised” [Wikipedia}.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nahanni_Range_Road
http://www.explorenorth.com/library/roa ... _road.html
http://suethomas.ca/20070912_NahanniRR.html
http://www.trails.com/tcatalog_trail.as ... XFA104-007
http://sightsandsites.ca/central/site/n ... range-road
http://www.511yukon.ca/textreport.html
https://www.google.com/search?q=nahanni ... 66&bih=675
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Hyland River. Information and Features.
Serviced by several outfitters; just Google Hyland River.
Images.
http://www.flickr.com/photos/yukonlife/6511450433/
https://www.google.com/search?q=hyland+ ... 66&bih=675
Features.
... , Nahanni Range Road, Hyland River, creek confluences (... , Dolly Varden, Taffie, Stewart), rapids, Green River confluence, creek confluences (Sunrise, Fish, Lost), U-bend, rapids and Antone Creek confluence,enter BC, Alaska Highway bridge (east of Watson Lake), Liard River junction.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Hyland River. Nahanni Range Road to Alaska Highway. Notes.
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.

Liard River. Information.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liard_River
http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com/ ... iard-river
http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/top ... iard-River
Images.
https://www.google.ca/search?q=liard+ri ... 66&bih=675
Liard River Hot Springs Provincial Park, BC.
http://www.env.gov.bc.ca/bcparks/explor ... ard_rv_hs/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liard_Rive ... ncial_Park
http://www.britishcolumbia.com/parks/?id=162
http://www.hellobc.com/activitylisting/ ... -park.aspx
http://www.yukoneh.com/watsonlake/alask ... prings.htm
Liard River Provincial Park and Protected Area, BC.
http://www.env.gov.bc.ca/bcparks/explor ... t_cul.html
http://www.env.gov.bc.ca/bcparks/explor ... d_rv_corr/
Liard River settlement, BC.
http://www.britishcolumbia.com/regions/ ... ownID=3612
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liard_Rive ... h_Columbia
Environment Canada Water Office.
Liard River at Fort Liard.
http://www.wateroffice.ec.gc.ca/graph/g ... tn=10ED001
Liard River near the mouth.
http://www.wateroffice.ec.gc.ca/graph/g ... tn=10ED002
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Liard River. Features.
Ed note: A full list of tributaries is posted at
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liard_River
... , Ings River confluence, Scurvy Creek confluence, Cabin Creek confluence, Black River confluence, Hasselberg Creek confluence, Meister River confluence, Frances River confluence, Rancheria River confluence, Upper Liard and Alaska Highway bridge, Liard Canyon, cross from YT to BC, Lower Post, Dease River confluence, Hyland River confluence, rapids, Tatzille Creek and Leguil Creek confluences, Fireside and Cranberry Rapids, Kechika River confluence, Mountain Portage Rapids, Rabbit River confluence, Whirlpool Canyon rapids, Coal River confluence, Portage Brûlé Rapids, Smith River confluence, Vents River confluence, Liard River settlement (Alaska Highway bridge) and Liard River Hot Springs Provincial Park and Trout River confluence, rapids, Deer River confluence, Grand Canyon of the Liard (Devil’s Portage, Rapids of the Drowned, Boiler Canyon, Hell Gate Rapids, Hell Gate), Grayling River confluence, Toad River confluence, Scatter River confluence, Beaver River confluence, Dunedin River confluence, Fort Nelson River confluence and Nelson Forks settlement, La Jolie Butte, La Biche River confluence, cross from BC to NT (just missing a corner of YT), Kotaneelee River confluence, Fort Liard (Hwy 7) and Petitot River confluence, Muskeg River confluence, Big Island, Flett Creek confluence and Flett Rapids, Netla River confluence, Bay Creek confluence, South Nahanni River confluence (Nahanni Butte is upstream), Blackstone River confluence, Matou River confluence, Birch River confluence (start of Poplar Rapids?), Poplar River confluence, Beaver Dam Rapids (location is uncertain from topos), Mackenzie River junction and Fort Simpson.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Liard River. Caribou Lakes YT to Fort Simpson NT. Notes.
Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Route description: Caribou Lakes, Caribou Creek, Liard River Features, Mackenzie River junction and Fort Simpson.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Liard River.
Ed note: I haven’t looked at either of the following and so am unable to comment on their contents (Guide?, Notes?), even where this listing belongs (YT, BC, NT or some combination thereof); and I don't know whether the second is a translation of the first.
Wenger, Ferdi.
Kanada Extrem. Kanu-Abenteuer am Liard River. Pietsch Verlag (1985). Available (text in German) at
http://www.kanuverlag.de/index.html
Wild Liard Waters. Paddling Canada's Historic Liard River. Caitlin Press, Prince George BC (1998). Available at
http://www.kanuverlag.de/index.html
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Rancheria River. Information and Features.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rancheria_ ... 28Yukon%29
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Little_Rancheria_River
https://www.google.com/search?q=Rancher ... 66&bih=675
Features.
... Northwind Lake/s, Daughney Lake, Alaska Hwy bridge, creek confluences (Carlick, Porcupine, Moore, Canyon), Rancheria settlement, creek confluences (Freer, Boulder), Tootsie River confluence, Spencer Creek confluence, Alaska Hwy bridge, Little Rancheria River confluence, Liard River junction.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Rancheria River and Liard River. Northwind Lakes to Upper Liard; three reaches. Notes.
Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Reach 1: Northwind Lakes by road, Rancheria River, rapids, Daughney Lake and road egress.
Reach 2: “Canyon Run” (CIII+ and falls), below upper Rancheria bridge.
Reach 3: Tootsee River Road, Rancheria River, lower Rancheria bridge (Alaska Highway access/egress), Meister logging road (access/egress), Liard River, Upper Liard settlement and Alaska Highway.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

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A literal mind is a little mind. If it's not worth doing to excess, it's not worth doing at all. Good enough isn't.  None are so blind as those who choose not to see. (AJ)



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