BWCA Entry Point 20 - Angleworm Lake Boundary Waters

20 - Angleworm Lake

Permits Available:
Entry Type:
Overnight Paddle Only
Ranger Station:
Kawishiwi - 18 miles from office

Entry Point Notes:
  • 2 entry permit(s) granted per calendar day. (May 1st - Sept. 30th)
  • Access is a 640-rod portage to Angleworm Lake.
  • Latitude: 48.06588 Longitude: -91.93028
  • 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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Trip Reports - Angleworm Lake

Trip Name Type Days
Swampy Angleworm Slog Paddling Canoe 4 Days
Angleworm 'white'water Snowshoeing 2 Days
Angleworm Solo Backpacking Hiking 2 Days
ReWormed Paddling Canoe 5 Days
DeWormed (alternate title “As the Worm Turns”) Paddling Canoe 2 Days
Angleworm to Crooked Lake to Mudro Paddling Canoe 4 Days
Mission Angleworm: A PMA Adventure Paddling Canoe 5 Days
Angleworm Trail Half Marathon Hiking 1 Days
Fall Backpacking on the Angleworm Trail Hiking 3 Days
Spring Creek - LLC - Moose River Paddling Canoe 8 Days
First BWCA Trip Paddling Canoe 5 Days
Angelworm Lake HIKING WHOLE LOOP Hiking 3 Days
Angleworm to Mudro with a newbie Paddling Canoe 5 Days
Angleworm Hiking Trail Hiking 3 Days
Crooked Lake Loop Paddling Canoe 6 Days
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Recent Forum Discussions - 20 - Angleworm Lake

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Angleworm (EP 20) to Crooked Trip Planning Forum 06-24-2021
Angleworm Trail Trip Planning Forum 10-26-2020
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Fishing Tips

Lake Species
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