Posted by: Nandagikendan on May-01-13 4:39 PM (EST)
Check out Bwca.com message boards. Lots of folks have plenty of advice/experiences. Beymer profiles this fairly well in his Quetico Provincial Park guide if you're interested in some night table reading.
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