Shippagew Lake Campsite #2

Campsite Location

GPS - UTM location: N45 46.974' W78 41.498' (east side of lake).

Landing

Topography of under-water approach: Small rock and gravel. Water is too deep to stand in.

Impediments to disembarking from and/or unloading a canoe: None, there is a natural slip that can accomodate one canoe.

Topography leading to tent sites: A smooth rock that elevates approx. 1m.

Natural slip to land or launch a canoe from.

View from the lake.

Campsite

Regular or low-maintenance: Regular

Size of open ground area: 20m x 10m.

Extent of tree cover: 30%.

Degree of levelness: Level, slopes slightly toward landing at front of site.

Number of tent sites: 4+.

North exposure: Trees, view of lake.

East exposure: Trees, view of bay at back of site.

South exposure: Trees, view of lake.

West exposure: Open view of lake.

General description: Large open site located on a small penninsula. Numerous tenting options as site is generally flat with smooth ground. This site offers no protection from the wind, but is a very sunny site.

Overall accessibility: No accessibility issues.

Looking southwest from path to thunderbox.

Looking north from path to thunderbox.

View from southern corner of site, path to thunderbox can be seen.

Campsite diagram.


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


Submitted by: Chris Taylor .. Visited 2015 .. Submission March 12, 2016