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Sylvania Portage 15017 (Loon to Clark)

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On 9/14/2021 10:39:03 AM, wiscofan said:
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As another comment eluded to, there is a fairly steep incline out of Clark. But then it flattens out pretty fast and a gentle downhill to Loon. Loon to Clark is a cakewalk. The Clark side landing is in a little hidden cove within the trees, just be careful as I think the map has it farther to the right than where it actually is. Landing is fantastic though. On the Loon side, it is a great big sand beach.
On 4/1/2016 6:09:55 PM, Sylvania trippin said:
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Difficult portage, well used, but sharp elevation change. The 1st quarter coming from Clark is a killer but going from Loon to Clark isn’t quite as bad. The top is a very nice, long flat area through a field. Beautiful spot to rest awhile. Very nice beaches on either end gives you 3 great options here to take a break.
On 7/24/2014 10:01:10 PM, bwbrian said:
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Sand beach landings at both ends and a wide, sandy path over the gentle hill.
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