Michipicoten Canoe Route, The - Ontario Heritage Trust

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Michipicoten Canoe Route, The

This important fur trade route from James Bay to Lake Superior was probably navigated during the French Regime. The first recorded use was in the 1770s when the Hudson's Bay Company began to establish posts along the route.

Location

In the small park beside Highway 17, at the Michipicoten River crossing, Wawa

Region: Northern Ontario

County/District: District of Algoma

Municipality: Township of Michipicoten

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