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Caribou River
Caribou River (Thunder Bay District) is located in Ontario
Caribou River (Thunder Bay District)
Location of the mouth of the Caribou River in Ontario
Country Canada
Province Ontario
Region Northwestern Ontario
District Thunder Bay
Physical characteristics
Main source Caribou Lake
357 m (1,171 ft)
River mouth Smoothrock Lake
351 m (1,152 ft)
Length 4.0 km (2.5 mi)
Basin features
River system James Bay drainage basin

The Caribou River is a river in the Unorganized Part of Thunder Bay District in Northwestern Ontario, Canada. The river is part of the James Bay drainage basin. It runs from Outlet Bay on Caribou Lake to Caribou Bay on Smoothrock Lake. Smoothrock Lake flows via several outlets including the Ogoki River directly, and then via the Ogoki River and the Albany River to James Bay.


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