BWCA Entry Point 41 - Brule Lake Boundary Waters

41 - Brule Lake

Permits Available:
Entry Type:
Overnight Paddle Only
Ranger Station:
Tofte - 35 miles from office

Entry Point Notes:
  • 7 entry permit(s) granted per calendar day. (May 1st - Sept. 30th)
  • Access is a boat landing at Brule Lake. Large lake with several campsites.
  • Latitude: 47.92606 Longitude: -90.64479
  • 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 - Brule Lake

Trip Name Type Days
Girl just want to have fun. Paddling Canoe 5 Days
Brule to Sawbill Paddling Canoe 5 Days
Bbbbbrrrrrrrrrule Paddling Canoe 6 Days
October 2022 Paddling Canoe 2 Days
Corona / Brule / Wifes first trip. Paddling Canoe 4 Days
Brule with the kids (ages 1 and 4) Paddling Canoe 4 Days
Weekend at Vernon Paddling Canoe 3 Days
Brule Lake - September 2016 Paddling Canoe 5 Days
Let Down Paddling Canoe 4 Days
May 2016 Cold and Rain but worth it Paddling Canoe 7 Days
Brule Lake to South Temperance or is that Brutal Lake Paddling Canoe 5 Days
Brule lake 2015 Paddling Canoe 5 Days
East End of Brule Paddling Canoe 4 Days
Brule base camp Paddling Canoe 4 Days
Last trip in... Paddling Canoe 1 Days
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Navigation - Entry Point Maps

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Fishing Tips

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