38 - Sawbill Lake

Permits Available:
14
Entry Type:
Overnight Paddle Only
Ranger Station:
Tofte - 25 miles from office

Entry Point Notes:
  • 14 entry permit(s) granted per calendar day. (May 1st - Sept. 30th)
  • Access is a boat landing at Sawbill Lake.
  • Latitude: 47.86987 Longitude: -90.88578
  • Approx. Directions

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Permits

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 - 38 - Sawbill Lake

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Just Cancelled EP 38 Sawbill- Aug 24 Trip Planning Forum 08-15-2020
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pre-trip bunkhouse near Sawbill or Caribou Trails? Trip Planning Forum 07-20-2020
Sawbill Entry Trip Planning Forum 07-12-2020
Any nuisance bears in Sawbill/"Fire" lakes area Trip Planning Forum 05-22-2020
Dispersed Camping - Sawbill Trip Planning Forum 05-16-2020
Sawbill for newbies in mid-June? Trip Planning Forum 05-16-2020
Sawbill area Fishing Forum 04-28-2020
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