2019 Long Island Lake Basecamp Solo (24 photos)

Campsite #561 Landings

Southern (left) and Western (right) landings to campsite #561.

Lakeside vacation home

My lakeside vacation home for four nights.

14mm

Playing with my 14mm wide angle lens around camp.

Tarp comfort

Riding out some mild weather under the comfort of my CCS tarp.

Strong coffee!

Enjoying my final full day in the wilderness with sunshine and strong coffee.

Campsite trails

Lovely trails from campsite #561 on Long Island Lake.

Moss

Moss around Long Island Lake campsite #561.

Fungi

Mushrooms around Long Island Lake campsite #561.

Long Island Lake moose #3

Moose exiting Long Island Lake northwest of campsites 561.

Long Island Lake moose #2

Moose exiting Long Island Lake northwest of campsites 561.

Long Island Lake moose

Moose in Long Island Lake between campsites 561 and 2010.

Long Island Lake campsite view

View to the south-east from Long Island Lake campsite #561.

Lower George Lake Rapids

Rapids at the Lower George Lake side of the portage trail from Lower George Lake to Karl Lake/Long Island Lake.

Lower George Lake

Lower George Lake side of the portage trail from Lower George Lake to Karl Lake/Long Island Lake.

Rib Lake Rapids

Rapids at the Rib Lake side of the portage trail between Rib Lake and Lower George Lake.

Cross Bay Lake

Put in to Cross Bay Lake from the Ham Lake portage.

Unnamed to Ham Lake

Unnamed pond side of the portage trail from the unnamed pond to Ham Lake.

Unnamed pond

Unnamed pond side of the portage trail from the Cross River to the unnamed pond.

Cross River Portage

Cross River side of the portage between the Cross River and an un-named pond.

First portage on the Cross River

First portage on the Cross River

Cross River Put-in

My gear at the Cross River put-in to the Cross Bay Lake entry.

Bunkhouse #1

My acommodations at Tuscarora the night before the trip.

"The Gate"

Sculpture at the Thompson Hill rest stop overlooking Duluth, MN and Superior, WI

"The Gate"

Sculpture at the Thompson Hill rest stop overlooking Duluth, MN and Superior, WI