BWCA Entry Point 19 - Stuart River Boundary Waters

19 - Stuart River

Permits Available:
Entry Type:
Overnight Paddle Only
Ranger Station:
Kawishiwi - 28 miles from office

Entry Point Notes:
  • 1 entry permit(s) granted per calendar day. (May 1st - Sept. 30th)
  • Access is a 480-rod portage to the Stuart River.
  • Latitude: 48.09553 Longitude: -91.98868
  • Approx. Directions

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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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Fishing Tips

Lake Species
Stuart Lake Northern Pike,Walleye