Rain Lake Campsite #4


Topography of under-water approach: Small shallow sand and gravel beach.

Impediments to disembarking from and/or unloading a canoe: Bow of landing canoe is right at base of rising trail.

Topography to tent sites: Steep dirt rise of almost 20', to actual campsite.

Campsite from the water ...

Landing and trail up to campsite ...

Looking down to the landing ...


Regular or low-maintenance: Regular.

Size of open ground area: 15 x 50'.

Extent of tree cover: Tall trees form a full canopy.

Degree of levelness: Level around firepit.

Number of tent sites: 3 (either side of and close behind firepit).

North exposure: Forest, lake and shoreline growth.

East exposure: Forest.

South exposure: Forest.

West exposure: Forest, lake and shoreline growth.

Firepit area ...

Looking north across the width of the campsite...

Tentsite at the north end of campsite...

View across the lake...

General description: It's enclosed by large trees and has neither sunning rocks nor any open view. Its only real positive is its level tentsites close around the firepit.

Overall accessibility: Dirt trail up from water is quite steep and in rainy conditions would be a definite challenge.

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

Submission September 2022 by Barry Bridgeford .. visited September 2022