Boundary Waters Route Blog
    Trip Reports
      Trip Report - Skipper to Cross Bay
 
  Last Visit: 05/07/2021 07:29AM

Entry Point 49 - Skipper & Portage Lakes

Skipper and Portage Lakes entry point allows overnight paddle only. This entry point is supported by Gunflint Ranger Station near the city of Grand Marais, MN. The distance from ranger station to entry point is 28 miles. Access is a 320-rod portage from Poplar Lake or a 230-rod portage from Iron Lake. This area was affected by blowdown in 1999.

Number of Permits per Day: 2
Elevation: 1865 feet
Latitude: 48.0517
Longitude: -90.5366
Author Message Text
onajourney
distinguished memberdistinguished memberdistinguished memberdistinguished member
 
08/08/2009 09:39PM
 
New Trip Report posted by onajourney

Trip Name: Skipper to Cross Bay.

Entry Point: 49

Click Here to View Trip Report
Reply Top Bottom Previous Next
uigreyjay
distinguished memberdistinguished memberdistinguished memberdistinguished member
 
08/09/2009 07:29AM
 
very inspiring!
as a fellow 50-ite, i to love a good challenge.
alpine525
distinguished memberdistinguished memberdistinguished memberdistinguished member
 
08/09/2009 09:23AM
 
Nice trip report - and fantastic pictures of moose!

Do not let the behavior of others destroy your inner peace. Dalai Lama
bojibob
distinguished memberdistinguished memberdistinguished memberdistinguished member
 
08/09/2009 08:08PM
 
Nice report. I'm happy you got out safe and still enoyed your trip with all the weather. It also looks like you spent some time sawing wood!

"One inch on the map ~ is not one inch on the ground"
Reply Top Bottom Previous Next
Routes
Trip Reports
a
.
Routes
Trip Reports
Routes
Trip Reports
Routes
Trip Reports
.
Routes
Trip Reports
Routes
Trip Reports
x
Routes
Trip Reports
fd
hgc
Routes
Trip Reports
Routes
Trip Reports
Routes
Trip Reports