DuBay Dam to Whiting Plover Portage

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Mile marker signs on maps correspond with actual signs placed on the river. Mile markers are typically located on the right side of the bridges and at portage take out sites.


No signs were placed in the field at these locations but they were placed on the map for reference.

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- General Description

MAP #10 – DuBay Dam to Whiting Plover Portage

- General Description
o Miles 190 – 202 (DuBay dam to USH 10 bridge) First 6-7 miles is riverine turning into lake canoeing in the 3,915 acre Stevens Point Flowage through the city of Stevens Point
o Miles 202 – 203 (USH 10 bridge to Stevens Point dam) Pass under the highway bridge to the portage on the right
o Miles 203 – 205 (Stevens Point dam to Whiting dam) Relatively undeveloped narrow and swift section
o Miles 205 – 206 (Whiting dam to Whiting Plover portage) Short shallow, rocky stretch between dams is often portaged

- Portages (see portage maps by clicking on the dam symbol)
o Mile 203 Stevens Point dam - Take-out at the dike and follow the dirt road for about 1000' to the put-in just below the dam (right)
o Mile 205 Whiting dam - Take-out where the power lines cross the river, follow the dirt road to River Road then left to the put-in for about a ¼ mile long portage OR continue on River Rd to the Whiting Plover (Al Tech) put-in for a portage just under 1 mile long (right)
o Mile 206 Whiting Plover portage - Take-out at a marked grassy area and follow the signed trail to River Road for less than ¼ mile to the put-in at Al Tech Park (right)

- Landings suitable for take-out or put-in
o Mile 197 USH 10 Landing (right)
o Mile 201 Bukolt Park boat landing (left)
o Mile 202 Pfiffner Pioneer Park boat landing (left)
(More access sites available on Stevens Point Flowage)

- Camping
o Mile 192 Private campground - "River's Edge Campground" (715-344-8058) (left)

- Other amenities
o Mile 201 through Mile 205 - Many businesses in Stevens Point and the Stevens Point surrounding area
o Mile 201 - Bukolt Park with boat landing, ball fields, restrooms, picnic area, beach and playground (left)
o Mile 202 - Mead Park with ball fields, ball courts, restrooms, picnic areas with shelter, beach, disc golf and playground (right)
" Pfiffner Pioneer Park with boat landing, boat slips, trails, restrooms, picnic area and playground (left)
o Mile 203 - Consolidated Parkway with picnic areas, canoe and fishing access (right)
o Mile 206 - Al Tech Park with picnic area, canoe and fishing access (right)

- Flow Information - For flow information on river flow below Stevens Point go to http://www.cwpco.com/CWPCoDB/Daily_River_Report.aspx.