Catfish Lake Campsite #2

Campsite Landing

Topography of under-water approach: Rocky with gravel

Canoe landing ...

Impediments to disembarking from and/or unloading a canoe: Gravel

Topography to tent sites: Steep slope from water to main campsite area

Grade up to campsite ...


Regular or low-maintenance: Regular

Extent of tree cover: Good coverage of pines

Degree of levelness: Fairly level area

Number of level tent sites: Two tent areas with one being built up and shored up with a log on one side

First tent site ...

Second tent site ...

North exposure: None (trees).

East exposure: None (trees).

South exposure: A few trees and boulders with view of the lake and landing area for canoe.

West exposure: A few trees with a good view of the lake. Most open side of the site.

Fire pit area ...

General description: A fairly decent site. Enough room for a couple tents and there are 2 benches around the fire pit. Only drawbacks to this site are the lack of good branches to hang food bags, and the thunderbox can be seen from the fire pit.

Overall accessibility: Good

Thanks to Jeffrey McMurtrie of Jeff'sMap for supplying the base-layer map component by Creative Commons licensing.

By Sean Rowley, visited 2009, submitted Sept 12, 2009