BWCA Entry Point 36 - Hog Creek Boundary Waters

36 - Hog Creek

Permits Available:
Entry Type:
Overnight Paddle Only
Ranger Station:
Tofte - 30 miles from office

Entry Point Notes:
  • 4 entry permit(s) granted per calendar day. (May 1st - Sept. 30th)
  • Access is a 15-rod portage to Hog Creek leading into Perent Lake.
  • Latitude: 47.81038 Longitude: -91.08641
  • 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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Recent Forum Discussions - 36 - Hog Creek

Discussion Forum Last Post
So how low does Hog Creek get in late August? Trip Planning Forum 03-21-2023
Hog Creek to Kawishiwi Lake via Bald Eagle and Lake One Trip Planning Forum 01-24-2023
Hog Creek in September Trip Planning Forum 06-30-2022
So how about Hog Creek to Perent? Trip Planning Forum 05-25-2022
Hog Creek Trip Planning Forum 08-04-2021
Hog Creek to Gabbro - 1st timer Trip Planning Forum 07-30-2021
Cancelled Hog Creek for Aug 7 Trip Planning Forum 07-26-2021
Hog Creek info Trip Planning Forum 07-05-2021
EP36 / Perent Lake day trips Trip Planning Forum 04-27-2021
EP36 Hog Creek Mid May Trip Planning Forum 01-26-2021
Hog Creek Water Levels Trip Planning Forum 07-06-2020
Baker Lake entry vs Hog Creek Trip Planning Forum 06-26-2020
EP36 - Hog Creek Trip Planning Forum 06-19-2020
Hog Creek Current Trip Planning Forum 01-17-2020
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Fishing Tips

Lake Species
Perent Lake Northern Pike,Walleye