Rare large tract of old forest on productive land
Large areas of old growth tolerant hardwood forest
Popular year‐round recreation destination, including camping, hiking, picnicing, canoeing, swimming, hunting and trapping
Partly under Port Hawkesbury Paper license
Dominated by mature hardwood
Former sugar bush (maple syrup) site
Small area on Cross Lake has been unavailable for forestry due to DNR old forest policy
Medium to high mineral potential
Low petroleum potential
Medium to low wind potential
Legal protection of portion (548 ha) subject to wood supply analysis.
Roads to fire tower & north of Three Cornered Lake excluded.
Potential OHV agreement for connecting routes.