Whiteshell Park to Kenora
semi-wilderness on the Winnipeg River to the more populated areas near the communities of Minaki and Kenora.
predominantly a canoe-only route, although kayakers may enjoy day-trips or multi-day excursions on the Winnipeg River with its relatively low number of portages.
7 portage trails totaling a distance of 3,750 meters of land-based prehistoric trails. 2.2% land to water-based ratio
portaging rated at easy to moderately difficult
depending on direction of travel,
the Winnipeg River makes up 73% of this trail, only 10% (13km) of the river is narrow enough to be affected by fluctuating water levels and current. This should not hamper water trail experience through the normal season. Many of the portage trails are kept open by users
Travel open paddling season Mid May to Mid October