BWCA Entry Point 37 - Kawishiwi Lake Boundary Waters

37 - Kawishiwi Lake

Permits Available:
Entry Type:
Overnight Paddle Only
Ranger Station:
Tofte - 33 miles from office

Entry Point Notes:
  • 7 entry permit(s) granted per calendar day. (May 1st - Sept. 30th)
  • Access is a boat landing at Kawishiwi Lake.
  • Latitude: 47.83899 Longitude: -91.10363
  • 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 - 37 - Kawishiwi Lake

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