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Bonnechere river, Fourth chute to Douglas *

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  • Grade: 2
  • Level: Best with early season flow
  • Gauge: Online
  • Length: 7.3 km
  • Time: A couple of hours
  • Put In: Below the Fourth chute
  • Take Out: Van Horne street, Douglas
  • Shuttle: 7 km
  • Character: A pleasant easy float

A pleasant float through the countryside with no significant difficulties. There is a small surfwave part way down.

To get to the take out; Turn off Highway 60 in Douglas, onto Stone road heading South towards the river. Before the bridge, turn right into Van Horne street. After a few hundred metres, there is space to park on the left, right by the river.

To get to the put in; Head back to into Douglas, and turn left onto Fourth Chute road. Follow this until it crosses the river again, and park on the right past the bridge. Walk to the base of the Fourth Chute on river right.