Donaldson River

Canoe Tas Inc

West Coast

Donaldson River

Tarkine Road to Corinna


Distance: 35.0 km.
Average Grade: 
Peak Grade: 
Difficulty: Grade 3-4.
Paddling Time: 8 hours.
Entry Point: Bridge over the Donaldson River on the Tarkine Link road, north of Corrina
Exit Point: The Corinna boat ramp
Water Level: No gauge, at high water there are several grade 4 rapids, the second of which would be a difficult portage.
General Description: A long wilderness trip with many grade 3 drops. One grade 4 double drop is encountered during the first half of the Donaldson section then a long grade 4, with several sizable drops is encountered just as the river seems to flatten out. Straight forward paddling then leads to the confluence with the Pieman.

Paul Steane – Dont Relax