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Finding the river – Savage River

After our unexpected and interesting diversion to the silica mine, we returned to the main road (Waratah/Corinna Road) and continued westward until we turned north onto the gravel surfaced Norfolk Road (C249).  Our intention was to walk up Mt Donaldson … Continue reading

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Savage River mine

On Day 2 of our trip to the southern Tarkine, we had seen the effects of the Savage River mine from afar when we topped Whyte Hill for panoramic views.  The slash of white in the far distance, marked by … Continue reading

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All things Savage

There are 4 things in 4 places and each should not be confused with the other: Savage River Mine with township, Savage River as a river, Savage River National Park, and the Savage River Regional Reserve which is south of … Continue reading

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