BWCA Entry Point 84 - Snake River Boundary Waters

84 - Snake River

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

Entry Point Notes:
  • 1 entry permit(s) granted per calendar day. (May 1st - Sept. 30th)
  • Access is a 160-rod portage to Snake River & several short portages before reaching Bald Eagle Lake.
  • Latitude: 47.77336 Longitude: -91.52606
  • 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 - Snake River

Trip Name Type Days
Ironing out the wrinkles in my soul Paddling Canoe 3 Days
Isla’s First BWCA Adventure Paddling Canoe 3 Days
First time for a portage Paddling Canoe 5 Days
Snake River soggy slog Paddling Canoe 3 Days
Isolation on Clearwater Lake Paddling Canoe 6 Days
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