Gibson and Severn River Loop

Join me on this 4 day, 3 night canoe adventure. The route takes us through a little bit of everything; cottage country and rough Canadian Shield wilderness areas in the Gravenhurst area. By signing up for this trip you also agree to the conditions in the WCA liability waiver. Please locate it on the WCA website under the Outings tab.

The Basics
Event Location: 
Gibson and Severn River, Gravenhurst Area
Date(s) & Time: 
Friday, October 7, 2016 - 10:00
Registration Cut Off: 
Sept 23, 2016
Event Duration: 
4 days, 3 nights
Difficulty Rating: 
Participant Info
Who's Invited: 
Members with overnight fall camping and canoeing experience capable of completing the route at a steady pace of 4-5kph, capable of one shot portages.
Maximum Group Size: 
4 boats
Minimum Group Size: 
1 boat
Itinerary description: 

Approx. 60 km total, multiple short portages and a few bush crashes of a few hundred meters each, a few cliffs and waterfalls, normal stuff.
Friday morning meet up at Nine Mile Marina Parking lot 10 AM. Paddle to a wilderness camp on the Gibson river.
Saturday; Down the Gibson River to Six Mile Lake. Camp in wilderness section of the river.
Sunday; Up the Severn River to a small lake off the beaten path.
Monday; Return to the marina
See me for maps and other details

Required Items to Bring: 

Overnight fall camping canoeing gear
Food, etc.
PFD and other safety gear
Canoe or partner
If you don't have a canoe or partner, we may be able to team you up with someone else.

Recommended Items to Bring: 

See me for details

How to Get There
Event Directions: 

See me for details once you sign up

Carpool Info: 

Possible. See me for details once you sign up

Cancellation Policy: 
Only sign up if you are 100% sure
Event Coordinator/s Contact Information
Contact (Name): 
Gary Ataman