BWCA Portage 586 (South Temperance)

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Approximate Length:
1133m (225 rods)


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On 4/5/2019 3:19:43 PM, Shoot!TheRapids said:
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You'd be hard pressed to find an easier 225 rod portage! Completely dry the entire way when we were there, nice wide trail and landing near South Temperance.
On 9/5/2017 9:59:30 AM, MSykes said:
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Tough portage with a lot of gear or heavy gear- mostly due to length. Did have spots of unavoidable ankle-deep mud water. Glad it wasn't any longer! Landings were both nice.
On 2/5/2017 1:40:02 PM, TuscaroraBorealis said:
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A good leg stretcher on a well worn trail. There's elevation changes along the way, as well as the usual rocks & roots, but the length is the primary obstacle. Could be wet in certain areas, during high water.
On 7/13/2015 10:39:14 AM, eagle98mn said:
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Going out of South Temperance, this was a long but easy portage. It felt pretty flat, so I doubt it is any worse going the other way, even though that is technically uphill.
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South Temperance Landing
South Temperance Landing by josephyanish