Shirley Lake Campsite #8
Topography of under-water approach: Sand and gravel beach.
Impediments to disembarking from and/or unloading a canoe: None.
Topography to tent sites: Substantially eroded embankment with exposed tree roots.
Campsite maintenance: regular
Size of open area: approximately 20' x 40' under the trees.
Extent of tree cover: 90%.
Degree of levelness: All on one level.
Number of level tent sites: 5+.
North exposure: Trees.
East exposure: Forest.
South exposure: Trees.
West exposure: Some tree trunks break the lake view.
General description: This campsite is capable of holding a number of tents. While it does catch the sunset, its narrow gravel beach is not particularly attractive.
Overall accessibility: The troublesome embankment conditions require precautions, particularly with children.
Submission Nov., 2013 by Barry Bridgeford .. visited August 2010