BWCA Entry Point 30 - Lake One Boundary Waters

30 - Lake One

Permits Available:
Entry Type:
Overnight Paddle Only
Ranger Station:
Kawishiwi - 21 miles from office

Entry Point Notes:
  • 13 entry permit(s) granted per calendar day. (May 1st - Sept. 30th)
  • Access is a canoe landing at Lake One.
  • Latitude: 47.93907 Longitude: -91.47923
  • 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 - Lake One

Trip Name Type Days
Solo #4 Paddling Canoe 5 Days
1st solo Paddling Canoe 5 Days
Minnesota Home Paddling Canoe 4 Days
solo #3 Paddling Canoe 3 Days
Lake 1, 2, 3 Paddling Canoe 4 Days
solo #2 Paddling Canoe 4 Days
First time for the family - adapt and overcome Paddling Canoe 4 Days
Pictographs on Fishdance Paddling Canoe 7 Days
2020 Alice Lake Trip Paddling Canoe 5 Days
Ice Breaker Paddling Canoe 2 Days
Lake One-Insula Paddling Kayak 5 Days
2019 Troop 743 BWCA Trip Paddling Canoe 7 Days
Solo trip through the number lakes Paddling Canoe 4 Days
Best Friends and The Big Jump: Lake One to Insula Paddling Canoe 7 Days
Lake One to Insula, base camping with the family Paddling Canoe 6 Days
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Recent Forum Discussions - 30 - Lake One

Discussion Forum Last Post
Lake One to Lake Two Portages Trip Planning Forum 05-21-2022
Trip partner for May 17th Lake One Trip Planning Forum 05-07-2022
Lake One 9/9 Cancelled Trip Planning Forum 09-02-2021
Lake One or Two base camping with kids Trip Planning Forum 06-07-2021
Lake One Entry to Kawishiwi River Trip Planning Forum 03-19-2021
Lake One - a couple of questions Trip Planning Forum 02-18-2021
Trip advice needed: Ep 24 to Pipestone vs Ep 30 to Lake 2/3? Trip Planning Forum 01-11-2021
Cancelled Lake One Trip Planning Forum 08-06-2020
Father-son first timers - Lake One to Insula Trip Planning Forum 08-04-2020
EP30 to EP37 Advice Trip Planning Forum 07-22-2020
Lake One to Kawishiwi Trip Planning Forum 07-20-2020
Lake One to Snowbank Trip Planning Forum 06-16-2020
Lake One permit 6/7 Trip Planning Forum 05-27-2020
Lake One permit available for 5/28 Trip Planning Forum 05-26-2020
Entry Point of the Week: EP 30 Lake One Trip Planning Forum 05-18-2020
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