Smith and Harrison are, of course, a long way from Calgary, being located on the W side of the divide in a far corner of the Whiteswan forestry reserve. Our group consisted of Rick Collier, Mardy Roberts, and Christine Grotefeld. On July 6 we drove down to Radium and then further S to the turn-off for Whiteswan, just S of Canal Flats. On drives some 25 km or so to Whiteswan Lake, continues to follow the road as it bends to the E and descends to cross the White Swan River. On the N side, the road joins the White Swan forestry road and travels E for about 10 km; at a prominent fork in the road, one turns right and shortly crosses back over the White Swan River to the SE side. Another 1.5 km brings one to a junction - to the left a road follows the White River to Maiyuk Pass; to the right (which is the branch one wants) it follows the East White River. In 12 km the road will narrow down and bend to the S (right). After passing the turn-off for the Munroe Lake campground (4 km), another 4 km brings one to the logging road that climbs back up to the W toward the source of the Bull River. About 4.5 km is all one will manage, however, since a series of washouts block the road from this point on. It is certainly possible to hike or cycle up the rest of the road to good camping spots another 5 km further up toward the head of the valley.
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