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For other rivers named Coldwater River, see Coldwater River (disambiguation).
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Coldwater River
Country Canada
Province Ontario
Region Northeastern Ontario
District Algoma
Part Algoma, Unorganized, North
Physical characteristics
Main source Black Lake
Barager Township
370 m (1,210 ft)
River mouth Lake Superior
Giles Township
180 m (590 ft)
Basin features
River system Great Lakes Basin
Tributaries
  • Right:
    June Creek

The Coldwater River is a river in the Unorganized North Part of Algoma District in Northeastern Ontario, Canada. It is in the Great Lakes Basin, is a tributary of Lake Superior, and its entire course lies within Lake Superior Provincial Park.

Course

The Coldwater River begins at Black Lake, in geographic Barager Township, and travels south through geographic Broome Township, and the southeast corner of geographic Brimbacombe Township before flowing into geographic Giles Township, where it takes in the right tributary June Creek, passes under Ontario Highway 17, and reaches its mouth at Lake Superior.

Tributaries

  • June Creek
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