BWCA Mobile Map Apps
Are you interested in using your phone as a GPS? Below are some map apps and downloads that are options. Do not rely on your phone as your main navigational instrument. Always bring physical maps and a compass for the region you are traveling in.
Campsite and Portage Downloads
There are a number of application like Google Earth or phone apps like Gaia which provide topo basemaps of the BWCA, but they do not all have camp and portage details. You can download campsite and portage GPX files to provide this detail.
Campside GPX File
Portage GPX File
Campsite GPX File with Campsite Ratings
How to Install GPX Files
We have put together this video on how to install the GPX Maps