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 on Lakes 1-3 before fishing season Paddling Canoe 3 Days
Lake Three Base Camp Paddling Canoe 6 Days
Lake Four in Four Days Paddling Canoe 4 Days
Alice Lake - Angling in the Wild Paddling Canoe 7 Days
Winter Camping | Lake One Snowshoeing 4 Days
Number Chain Newbies--Guiding Five First-timers on Lakes One, Two and Three Paddling Canoe 5 Days
Solo #4 Paddling Canoe 5 Days
1st solo Paddling Canoe 5 Days
Minnesota Home Paddling Canoe 4 Days
Lake One to Insula Lake Paddling Canoe 6 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
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Recent Forum Discussions - 30 - Lake One

Discussion Forum Last Post
Lake One Entry to Kawishiwi River Trip Planning Forum 04-05-2024
Lake One strategy Trip Planning Forum 08-04-2023
Lake One to Alice Trip Planning Forum 06-09-2023
Lake One to Insula Fishing Forum 05-31-2023
Kawishiwi to Lake One trip advice? Trip Planning Forum 05-11-2023
May 12 Lake One - Just canceled permit Trip Planning Forum 05-10-2023
Hog Creek to Kawishiwi Lake via Bald Eagle and Lake One Trip Planning Forum 01-24-2023
Little Indian Sioux to Lake One Trip Planning Forum 01-23-2023
Lake One Fishing! Fishing Forum 09-15-2022
Lake One to Knife to Lake One Trip Planning Forum 08-19-2022
Need info on S. Kawishiwi River from Lake one Trip Planning Forum 07-28-2022
In at Lake One, out at? Trip Planning Forum 07-20-2022
Last Lake One Question Trip Planning Forum 07-02-2022
Lake One Trip Planning Forum 07-02-2022
Lake One or nearby lakes Fishing Forum 06-28-2022
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Fishing Tips

Lake Species
Conchu Lake Smallmouth Bass
Adams Lake Smallmouth Bass,Northern Pike
Hudson Lake Walleye,Smallmouth Bass
Insula, Lake Smallmouth Bass,Walleye
Knife Lake Walleye,Smallmouth Bass,Northern Pike
Four, Lake Walleye,Smallmouth Bass
Three, Lake Smallmouth Bass,Northern Pike,Walleye
Horseshoe Lake Smallmouth Bass
Alice Lake Walleye
Jordan Lake Northern Pike
Disappointment Lake Smallmouth Bass,Largemouth Bass