BWCA Entry Point J - Saganaga Lake Boundary Waters

J - Saganaga Lake

Permits Available:
Entry Type:
Ranger Station:
Gunflint - 55 miles from office

Entry Point Notes:
  • 2 entry permit(s) granted per calendar day. (May 1st - Sept. 30th)
  • No motors (use or possession) west of American Point. Access to Canada.
  • Latitude: 48.16881 Longitude: -90.88687
  • 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 - Saganaga Lake

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Knife Lake Loop Paddling Canoe 6 Days
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First solo into Red Rock Paddling Canoe 8 Days
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