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December 03 2023

Entry Point 36 - Hog Creek

Hog Creek entry point allows overnight paddle only. This entry point is supported by Tofte Ranger Station near the city of Isabella; Tofte, MN. The distance from ranger station to entry point is 30 miles. Access is a 15-rod portage to Hog Creek leading into Perent Lake.

Number of Permits per Day: 4
Elevation: 1664 feet
Latitude: 47.8104
Longitude: -91.0864
Hog Creek - 36

May/ June 12-Day YouTube Slide show, Entered at Kawishiwi Lake

by ghamer
Trip Report

Entry Date: May 22, 2019
Entry Point: Kawishiwi Lake
Number of Days: 12
Group Size: 2

Trip Introduction:
We had a few days of rain at the start, but then had good weather. The black flies were out but not oppressive. We traveled through Polly, Malberg, Adams, Boulder, Fee, Little Saganaga, Elton, Makwa, Kivaniva, Malberg, Polly. We saw very few people from Boulder through Kivaniva. Most people could do this route in 6-7 days, but for two sixty-something guys, 12 days allowed us a more leisurely pace. Be sure to keep your eyes open for a guest appearance by a fellow'er :-)


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