Thesaurus / portage

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This portage lies over an open pine ridge, from which the timber has been chiefly burned.

Fort Winnebago is a military post, at the bend, and on the right bank of Fox river, opposite the portage.

Thus they "packed" the goods over the portage, their heads sustaining the loads, and their backs merely steadying them.

We come to one with a drop of sixteen feet, around which we make a portage, and then stop for dinner.

They reached the portage of the Great Falls without difficulty, and eagerly examined the caches which they had left there.

Over this portage the boat must needs be hauled foot by foot, overland.

Grit A-PlentyDillon Wallace

If the outer shirt is too heavy it will be found cumbersome under the exertion of the portage.

Packing and PortagingDillon Wallace

Then he began tying his paddles to the canoe thwarts in preparation for packing it across the portage.

In August, 1661, he lost his life at a portage, 33thus being the first martyr upon the Ottawa mission.

Down there at Portage they've treated you mean, mean as dirt.

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