Nipissing River - Plumb Creek Junction - Campsite #3


Topography of under-water approach: not applicable.

Impediments to disembarking from and/or unloading a canoe: not applicable.

Topography to tent sites: Site is located approx. 30m from eastern end of 245m portage at Rolling Dam.

Path splits from main trail on north side of site ...

Path splits from main trail on south side ...


Regular or low-maintenance: Regular

Size of open area: 8m x 8m.

Extent of tree cover: 0%, all tree cover is on the perimeter.

Degree of levelness: Level.

Number of tent sites: 3+.

North exposure: Trees.

East exposure: Trees.

South exposure: Trees.

West exposure: Trees.

General description: Located on the Rolling Dam portage trail, but is off of the beaten path by way of 2 small paths leading from the main trail. A smallish, but flat and open site, that has a nice firepit with good seating.

Overall accessibility: Campsite is accessed from portage trail that is well travelled.

Firepit ...

Looking from north path at west side of site ...

The east side of site ...

Plumb Creek Junction Reservation Area (#519) ...

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

Submitted by Chris Taylor, January 12, 2019 .. visited August, 2018.