Sylvania Portage 15010 (Loon to Deer Island)

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On 9/14/2021 10:51:40 AM, wiscofan said:
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No real elevation change. A fairly straight forward portage. Landing on the Loon side is easy and sandy. The landing on the Deer Island side was not easy, very mucky and no real good spot to get into the canoe.
On 4/1/2016 5:46:54 PM, Sylvania trippin said:
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Fairly easy, being relatively flat and well used although on the longer end for a Sylvania portage. Probably a bit easier from Loon to Deer Island than vice versa. When you first see Deer Island Lake, you will wonder why the trail doesn’t head straight to the lake and will continue on your hike for an annoying distance. The reason is more apparent when coming from Deer Island as the nice beach landing is obviously the appropriate trailhead.
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