BWCA Entry Point 29 - North Kawishiwi River Boundary Waters

29 - North Kawishiwi River

Permits Available:
Entry Type:
Overnight Paddle Only
Ranger Station:
Kawishiwi - 15 miles from office

Entry Point Notes:
  • 1 entry permit(s) granted per calendar day. (May 1st - Sept. 30th)
  • Access the North Kawishiwi River through Ojibway Lake and Triangle Lake using two portages.
  • Latitude: 47.95432 Longitude: -91.56415
  • 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 - North Kawishiwi River

Trip Name Type Days
Boundary waters trip Lake 1, 2 and 3 Paddling Canoe 5 Days
Solo trip with my dog Jake. Paddling Canoe 7 Days
Kawishiwa River Fishing Opener 2017 Paddling Canoe 4 Days
First Fall Trip Paddling Canoe 4 Days
Getting back to the woods - 2013 Paddling Canoe 4 Days
Kawishiwi Triangle Paddling Canoe 4 Days
Ojibway to N. Kawishiw- Winter Snowshoeing 3 Days
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Recent Forum Discussions - 29 - North Kawishiwi River

Discussion Forum Last Post
EP 29 North Kawishiwi Trip Planning Forum 04-28-2024
North Kawishiwi River Fishing Forum 03-01-2021
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