Dumoine River: Lac Benoit to Ottawa River (5 days / 72 km)

The Dumoine River is an excellent whitewater river in the Upper Ottawa Valley. The river has tons of runnable Class II and Class III rapids, so should only be paddled by intermediate canoeists; at least a couple of paddlers should be versed in whitewater rescue techniques.

The Dumoine River only has one long portage (around Grand Chute), however there are a few ledges to portage around or line. Overall, this is a very fun river and between the three sisters (the Dumoine, Noire and Coulonge r...

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