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July 13 2024

Entry Point 27 - Snowbank Lake

Snowbank Lake entry point allows overnight paddle or motor (25 HP max). This entry point is supported by Kawishiwi Ranger Station near the city of Ely, MN. The distance from ranger station to entry point is 24 miles. Access is a boat landing or canoe launch at Snowbank Lake. Many trip options for paddlers. This area was affected by blowdown in 1999.

Number of Permits per Day: 8
Elevation: 1191 feet
Latitude: 47.9716
Longitude: -91.4326
Snowbank Lake - 27

Sept. Group Solo

by Beavers
Trip Report

Entry Date: September 16, 2005
Entry Point: Lake One
Number of Days: 6
Group Size: 4

Trip Introduction:
This is the report from a group solo trip that Beemer01, Butthead, Rookie, and Beavers took in Sept. 2005.


All four of us wrote our own reports and then Rookie put them together added pictures and created a website for the report.

Here is the link to the trip report-


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