BWCA Entry Point 16 - Moose/Portage River (north) Boundary Waters

16 - Moose/Portage River (north)

Permits Available:
5
Entry Type:
Overnight Paddle Only
Ranger Station:
La Croix - 27 miles from office

Entry Point Notes:
  • 5 entry permit(s) granted per calendar day. (May 1st - Sept. 30th)
  • Access is a 160-rod portage heading North from the Echo Trail.
  • Latitude: 48.12303 Longitude: -92.09909
  • Approx. Directions

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Permits

Permit reservations must be made for overnight camping or day use motor in the BWCA. You can make permit reservations through an outfitter or directly. Day use permits for paddling are available at the entry point and do not require a reservation or a fee.


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Outfitting/Gear Rental

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