Temagami: Duncanson Lake to Lake Temagami (Sandy Inlet), via Lady Evelyn River and Diamond Lake (6 days / 60 km)

This trip hits some of my favourite places and views of the Temagami Area. It starts in some semi-recent burn that has started to regrow, and takes you through both Lady Evelyn-Smoothwater and Obabika River Provincial Parks. This is not a trip for the faint of heart, or for the inexperienced. It has many portages, quite a few of them long and/or challenging, but is very worth the effort. 

We were a group of six, which normally would be fine, but only two of us were particularly experien...

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