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Route name:    Saganaga, Alpine, Seagull    View map and full route details
Entry point:    54, 55
Area or Park:    BWCA
Days:    3
Amount of traveling:    Easy, 6-11 hours
Lake sizes:    Variety
Difficulty of Portages:    Easy
Experience Level:    Beginner
Fishing:    Walleye, Small Mouth Bass, Northern Pike, Lake Trout
Other features:    Rapids, Views, Kayaking
Maps needed:    Fisher F-19, MacKenzie 6
Lakes Traveled:    Seagull River, Saganaga, Red Rock, Alpine, Seagull, Gull
Comments:    4 portages, longest 105 rod, 19 miles.

Route name:    Seagull Base Camp    View map and full route details
Entry point:    54
Area or Park:    BWCA
Days:    3
Amount of traveling:    Base camp, less than 5 hours
Lake sizes:    Variety
Difficulty of Portages:    Easy
Experience Level:    Beginner
Fishing:    Walleye, Small Mouth Bass, Northern Pike, Lake Trout
Other features:    Rapids, Views, Kayaking
Maps needed:    Fisher F-19, MacKenzie 6
Lakes Traveled:    Seagull River, Gull, Seagull
Comments:    0 - 2 portages, longest 38 rods, 2 - 10 miles.

Route name:    Saganaga Base Camp    View map and full route details
Entry point:    55
Area or Park:    BWCA
Days:    3
Amount of traveling:    Base camp, less than 5 hours
Lake sizes:    Variety
Difficulty of Portages:    Easy
Experience Level:    Beginner
Fishing:    Walleye, Small Mouth Bass, Northern Pike, Lake Trout
Other features:    Rapids, Waterfalls, Kayaking
Maps needed:    Fisher F-19, MacKenzie 6a
Lakes Traveled:    Seagull river, Saganaga
Comments:    No portages, 2 - 24 miles or we can tow directly to some camp sites.

Route name:    Seagull, Knife, Saganaga    View map and full route details
Entry point:    54, 55
Area or Park:    BWCA
Days:    4
Amount of traveling:    Moderate, 18-23 hours
Lake sizes:    Variety
Difficulty of Portages:    Moderate
Experience Level:    Intermediate
Fishing:    Walleye, Small Mouth Bass, Northern Pike, Lake Trout
Other features:    Rapids, Waterfalls, Views, Hiking
Maps needed:    Fisher F-32, MacKenzie 6,8,26
Lakes Traveled:    Gull, Seagull, Alpine, Jasper, Kingfisher, Ogishkemuncie, Annie, Jenny, Eddy, Knife, Hanson, Ester, Ottertrack, Swamp, Saganaga, Seagull River
Comments:    Comments: 13 portages, longest 120 rods, 38 miles which can be reduced to 32 miles with Tow service or extended to a 50 mile trip by paddling west on Knife Lake around Thunder Point.

Route name:    Brant, Gabimichigami, Seagull    View map and full route details
Entry point:    52, 54
Area or Park:    BWCA
Days:    4
Amount of traveling:    Moderate, 18-23 hours
Lake sizes:    Variety
Difficulty of Portages:    Moderate
Experience Level:    Intermediate
Fishing:    Northern Pike, Lake Trout, Walleye, Small Mouth Bass
Other features:    Rapids, Waterfalls, Views, Hiking
Maps needed:    Fisher F-32, MacKenzie 6,7,8
Lakes Traveled:    Round, West Round, Edith, Brant, Gotter, Flying, Green, Bat, Gillis, French, Peter, Gabimichigami, Agamok, Muller, Ogishkemuncie, Kingfisher, Jasper, Alpine, Seagull, Seagull River
Comments:    13 portages, longest 120 rods, 30 miles.

Route name:    Brant, Little Saganaga, Tuscarora    View map and full route details
Entry point:    52, 51
Area or Park:    BWCA
Days:    4
Amount of traveling:    Moderate, 18-23 hours
Lake sizes:    Small
Difficulty of Portages:    Challenging
Experience Level:    Intermediate
Fishing:    Northern Pike, Lake Trout
Other features:    Rapids, Views
Maps needed:    Fisher F-12, MacKenzie 7,8
Lakes Traveled:    Round, West Round, Edith, Brant, Gotter, Green, Bat, Gillis, French, Peter, Gabimichigami, Rattle, Little Saganaga, Mora, Tarry, Crooked, Owl, Tuscarora, Missing Link
Comments:    20 portages, longest 366 rods, 27 miles.

Route name:    Ham, Long   
Entry point:    50
Area or Park:    BWCA
Days:    3
Amount of traveling:    Easy, 6-11 hours
Lake sizes:    Small
Difficulty of Portages:    Easy
Experience Level:    Beginner
Fishing:    Walleye, Small Mouth Bass, Northern Pike, Lake Trout
Other features:   
Maps needed:    Fisher F-12, MacKenzie 4,7,21
Lakes Traveled:    Cross River, Ham, Crossbay, Rib, Lower George, Karl, Long Island
Comments:    6 portages, longest 56 rods 14 - 20 miles.

Route name:    Poplar to Ham   
Entry point:    47, 50
Area or Park:    BWCA
Days:    4
Amount of traveling:    Moderate, 18-23 hours
Lake sizes:    Small
Difficulty of Portages:    Moderate
Experience Level:    Intermediate
Fishing:    Walleye, Northern Pike, Lake Trout
Other features:   
Maps needed:    Fisher F-12,13, MacKenzie 3,4,7
Lakes Traveled:    Poplar, Lizz, Caribou, Horseshoe, Gaskin, Winchell, Omega, Kiskadinna, Muskeg, Long Island, Karl, Lower George, Rib, Crossbay, Ham, Cross River
Comments:    15 portages, longest 185 rods, 31 miles.

Route name:    Granite River    View map and full route details
Entry point:    57, 55
Area or Park:    BWCA, Crownland
Days:    3
Amount of traveling:    Easy, 12-17 hours
Lake sizes:    Variety
Difficulty of Portages:    Easy
Experience Level:    Intermediate
Fishing:    Walleye, Northern Pike, Lake Trout, Small Mouth Bass
Other features:    Rapids, Waterfalls
Maps needed:    Fisher F-12,19,20, MacKenzie 5,6a
Lakes Traveled:    Gunflint, Magnetic, Pine River, Clover, Granite River, Gneiss, Maraboef, Saganaga, Seagull River
Comments:    11 - 13 portages, longest 105 rods, 19 miles which can be shortened to 14 miles with tow service from Sag Falls.

Route name:    Duncan, Rose    View map and full route details
Entry point:    60
Area or Park:    BWCA
Days:    3
Amount of traveling:    Base camp, less than 5 hours
Lake sizes:    Variety
Difficulty of Portages:    Easy
Experience Level:    Beginner
Fishing:    Small Mouth Bass, Lake Trout, Northern Pike, Walleye
Other features:    Rapids, Waterfalls, Hiking
Maps needed:    Fisher F-13, MacKenzie 2
Lakes Traveled:    Bearskin, Duncan, Rose
Comments:    4 portages, longest 80 rods, 6 - 12 miles.

Route name:    Pine, Canoe, Alder    View map and full route details
Entry point:    64
Area or Park:    BWCA
Days:    3
Amount of traveling:    Moderate, 12-17 hours
Lake sizes:    Variety
Difficulty of Portages:    Moderate
Experience Level:    Intermediate
Fishing:    Lake Trout, Northern Pike, Walleye, Small Mouth Bass
Other features:    Rapids, Waterfalls, Hiking
Maps needed:    Fisher F-14, MacKenzie 1,2
Lakes Traveled:    East Bearskin, Alder, Canoe, Pine, Little Caribou, Caribou, Deer, Moon
Comments:    8 portages, longest 232 rods, 20 miles.

Route name:    Ram, Morgan   
Entry point:    44, 45
Area or Park:    BWCA
Days:    3
Amount of traveling:    Moderate, 6-11 hours
Lake sizes:    Small
Difficulty of Portages:    Moderate
Experience Level:    Beginner
Fishing:    Lake Trout, Northern Pike
Other features:   
Maps needed:    Fisher F-13, MacKenzie 3
Lakes Traveled:    Ram, Kraft, Rum, Little Trout, Misquah, Vista, Jake, Morgan
Comments:    9 portages, longest 400 rods, 9 miles.

Route name:    Frost River    View map and full route details
Entry point:    50, 51, 52
Area or Park:    BWCA
Days:    5
Amount of traveling:    Moderate, 18-23 hours
Lake sizes:    Variety
Difficulty of Portages:    Challenging
Experience Level:    Experienced
Fishing:    Lake Trout, Northern Pike, Walleye, Small Mouth Bass
Other features:    Rapids
Maps needed:    Fisher F-12, MacKenzie 7
Lakes Traveled:    Cross River, Ham, Crossbay, Rib, Lower George, Karl, Long Island, Gordon, Unload, Frost, Octopus, Frost River, Chase, Pencil, Afton, Fente, Whipped, Time, Mora, Tarry, Crooked, Gillis, Bat, Green, Flying, Gotter, Brant, Edith, West Round, Round
Comments:    36 portages, longest 140 rods, 42 miles.

Route name:    Gunflint to Rose    View map and full route details
Entry point:    58
Area or Park:    BWCA
Days:    4
Amount of traveling:    Moderate, 12-17 hours
Lake sizes:    Variety
Difficulty of Portages:    Easy
Experience Level:    Intermediate
Fishing:    Walleye, Small Mouth Bass, Northern Pike, Lake Trout
Other features:    Waterfalls, Kayaking
Maps needed:    Fisher F-13, MacKenzie 5,4,2
Lakes Traveled:    Gunflint, Little Gunflint, Little North, North, South, Rat, Rose
Comments:    4 portages, longest 80 rods, 38 miles.

Route name:    Man chain    View map and full route details
Entry point:    71, 72
Area or Park:    Quetico
Days:    4
Amount of traveling:    Moderate, 18-23 hours
Lake sizes:    Variety
Difficulty of Portages:    Moderate
Experience Level:    Intermediate
Fishing:    Lake Trout, Northern Pike, Walleye, Small Mouth Bass
Other features:    Waterfalls, Pictographs
Maps needed:    Fisher F-32, MacKenzie 6a,26
Lakes Traveled:    Seagull River, Saganaga, Saganagons, Slate, Fran, Bell, Other Man, This Man, No Man, That Man, Emerald, Plough, Ottertrack, Swamp
Comments:    17 portages, longest 152 rods, 54 miles.

Route name:    Saganagons Base Camp    View map and full route details
Entry point:    74
Area or Park:    Quetico
Days:    3
Amount of traveling:    Base camp, 6-11 hours
Lake sizes:    Variety
Difficulty of Portages:    Moderate
Experience Level:    Intermediate
Fishing:    Walleye, Northern Pike, Small Mouth Bass
Other features:    Waterfalls, Pictographs
Maps needed:    Fisher F-19,26, MacKenzie 6a,26
Lakes Traveled:    Seagull River, Saganaga, Saganagons
Comments:    2 portages, longest 130 rods, 12 - 24 miles.

Route name:    Blackstone    View map and full route details
Entry point:    72, 74
Area or Park:    Quetico
Days:    3
Amount of traveling:    Easy, 12-17 hours
Lake sizes:    Variety
Difficulty of Portages:    Moderate
Experience Level:    Intermediate
Fishing:    Lake Trout, Small Mouth Bass, Walleye
Other features:    Waterfalls, Pictographs
Maps needed:    Fisher F-19,26, MacKenzie 6a,26
Lakes Traveled:    Seagull River, Saganaga, Saganagons, Slate, Blackstone, Blackstone Creek
Comments:    11 portages, longest 150 rods, 40 miles which can be shortened to 28 miles with round trip Tow to Hook Island.

Route name:    McEwan, Glacier    View map and full route details
Entry point:    73
Area or Park:    Quetico
Days:    4
Amount of traveling:    Moderate, 12-17 hours
Lake sizes:    Variety
Difficulty of Portages:    Moderate
Experience Level:    Intermediate
Fishing:    Walleye, Small Mouth Bass, Northern Pike
Other features:    Waterfalls, Pictographs
Maps needed:    Fisher F-18,19,26, MacKenzie 6a,26,37
Lakes Traveled:    Seagull River, Saganaga, Saganagons, Falls Chain, Wet, McEwen, McEwen Creek, Glacier
Comments:    18 portages, longest 130 rods, 68 miles shortened to 56 miles with round trip tow to Hook Island.

Route name:    Kawnipi    View map and full route details
Entry point:    73
Area or Park:    Quetico
Days:    4
Amount of traveling:    Moderate, 18-23 hours
Lake sizes:    Variety
Difficulty of Portages:    Moderate
Experience Level:    Experienced
Fishing:    Walleye, Small Mouth Bass, Northern Pike
Other features:    Waterfalls, Pictographs
Maps needed:    Fisher F-19,25,26, MacKenzie 6a,26,37
Lakes Traveled:    Seagull River, Saganaga, Saganagons, Falls Chain, Kawnipi
Comments:    18 portages, longest 130 rods, 70 miles shortened to 58 miles with round trip tow to Hook Island.

Route name:    Agnes    View map and full route details
Entry point:    71, 73
Area or Park:    Quetico
Days:    6
Amount of traveling:    Difficult, 24+ hours
Lake sizes:    Variety
Difficulty of Portages:    Challenging
Experience Level:    Intermediate
Fishing:    Walleye, Small Mouth Bass, Northern Pike, Lake Trout
Other features:    Waterfalls, Pictographs
Maps needed:    Fisher F-18,19,25,26, MacKenzie 6a,26,27,36,37
Lakes Traveled:    Seagull River, Saganaga, Saganagons, Falls Chain, Kawnipi, Agnes River, Agnes, Louisa, Arp, Star, Fauguier, Dumas, Rod, Edge, Turn, Glacier, McEwen Creek, McEwen, Wet
Comments:    36 portages, longest 130 rods, 105 miles shortened to 93 miles with round trip tow to Hook Island.

Route name:    Jasper, Lily Pad    View map and full route details
Entry point:    71, 74
Area or Park:    Quetico
Days:    3
Amount of traveling:    Easy, 6-11 hours
Lake sizes:    Variety
Difficulty of Portages:    Moderate
Experience Level:    Intermediate
Fishing:    Walleye, Small Mouth Bass, Northern Pike, Lake Trout
Other features:    Waterfalls, Pictographs
Maps needed:    Fisher F-19, MacKenzie 6a,26
Lakes Traveled:    Seagull River, Saganaga, Swamp, Ottertrack, Jasper, Lily Pad, Saganagons
Comments:    7 portages, longest 130 rods, 30 miles shortened to 18 miles with round trip tow to Hook Island.

Route name:    Clay Lake (Fly-in)    View map and full route details
Entry point:    23
Area or Park:    Quetico
Days:    5
Amount of traveling:    Difficult, 24+ hours
Lake sizes:    Variety
Difficulty of Portages:    Challenging
Experience Level:    Experienced
Fishing:    Walleye, Small Mouth Bass, Northern Pike
Other features:    Waterfalls, Pictographs, Rapids, Fly-in
Maps needed:    Fisher F-19,25,26, MacKenzie 6a,26,37,38
Lakes Traveled:    Clay. Greenwood Creek, Wawiag River, Kawnipi, Falls Chain, Saganagons, Saganaga, Seagull River
Comments:    10+ portages, longest 130 rods, 60 miles shortened to 54 miles with pick up tow at Hook Island. This is a fly-in, paddle-out trip.

Route name:    French (Fly-in)   , , View map and full route details
Entry point:    12
Area or Park:    Quetico
Days:    6
Amount of traveling:    Difficult, 24+ hours
Lake sizes:    Variety
Difficulty of Portages:    Challenging
Experience Level:    Experienced
Fishing:    Walleye, Small Mouth Bass, Northern Pike, Lake Trout
Other features:    Waterfalls, Pictographs, Rapids, Fly-in
Maps needed:    Fisher F-19,25,26,29,30, MacKenzie 6a,26,37,43,46
Lakes Traveled:    French, Pickerel, Dore, Twin, Sturgeon, Russell, Chatterton, Keats, Shelly, Kawnipi, Falls Chain, Saganagons, Saganaga, Seagull River
Comments:    17 portages, longest 142 rods, 76 miles shortened to 70 miles with pick up tow at Hook Island. This is a fly-in, paddle-out trip.

Route name:    Mack    View map and full route details
Entry point:    73, 74
Area or Park:    Quetico
Days:    5
Amount of traveling:    Moderate, 18-23 hours
Lake sizes:    Variety
Difficulty of Portages:    Moderate
Experience Level:    Experienced
Fishing:    Walleye, Small Mouth Bass, Northern Pike
Other features:    Waterfalls, Pictographs, Rapids
Maps needed:    Fisher F-19,25,26, MacKenzie 6a,25,26,37,38
Lakes Traveled:    Seagull River, Saganaga, Saganagons, Bitchu, Ross, Cullen, Munro, Mack, Mack Creek, Wawiag River, Kawnipi, Falls Chain
Comments:    18 portages, longest 220 rods, 80 miles shortened to 68 miles with round trip tow to Hook Island.

Route name:    Beaverhouse (Fly-in)   , , View map and full route details
Entry point:    32
Area or Park:    Quetico
Days:    9
Amount of traveling:    Difficult, 24+ hours
Lake sizes:    Variety
Difficulty of Portages:    Challenging
Experience Level:    Experienced
Fishing:    Walleye, Small Mouth Bass, Northern Pike, Lake Trout
Other features:    Waterfalls, Pictographs, Rapids, Views, Fly-in
Maps needed:    Fisher F-19,24,25,26,28,29, MacKenzie 6a,26,30,33,34,35,37,43
Lakes Traveled:    Beaverhouse, Quetico, Jean, Burntside, Rouge, Jean Creek, Sturgeon, Russell, Chatterton, Keats, Shelley, Kawnipi, Falls Chain, Saganagons, Saganaga, Seagull River
Comments:    25 portages, longest 130 rods, 105 miles shortened to 99 miles with a pick up tow at Hook Island. This is a fly-in, paddle-out trip.

Route name:    Northern Light Base camp   
Entry point:    Crown
Area or Park:    Crownland
Days:    4
Amount of traveling:    Base camp, 6-11 hours
Lake sizes:    Variety
Difficulty of Portages:    Easy
Experience Level:    Intermediate
Fishing:    Walleye, Small Mouth Bass, Northern Pike, Lake Trout
Other features:    Pictographs, Kayaking
Maps needed:    Fisher F-19,20, MacKenzie 6a,24
Lakes Traveled:    Seagull River, Saganaga, Northern Light
Comments:    2 portages, longest 20 rods, 24 - 50 miles shortened to 2 - 26 miles with round trip tow service.

Route name:    Mowe, Plummes   
Entry point:    Crown
Area or Park:    Crownland
Days:    4
Amount of traveling:    Moderate, 12-17 hours
Lake sizes:    Variety
Difficulty of Portages:    Easy
Experience Level:    Intermediate
Fishing:    Walleye, Small Mouth Bass, Lake Trout, Northern Pike
Other features:    Kayaking
Maps needed:    Fisher F-19,20,27, MacKenzie 6a,24,39
Lakes Traveled:    Seagull River, Saganaga, Northern Light, Mowe, Plummes
Comments:    6 portages, longest 40 rods, 44 miles shortened to 20 miles with round trip tow to Northern Light Portage.

Route name:    Northern Light to Wantello   
Entry point:    Crown
Area or Park:    Crownland
Days:    4
Amount of traveling:    Moderate, 12-17 hours
Lake sizes:    Variety
Difficulty of Portages:    Easy
Experience Level:    Intermediate
Fishing:    Walleye, Small Mouth Bass, Northern Pike, Lake Trout
Other features:    Pictographs, Rapids, Kayaking
Maps needed:    Fisher F-19,20, MacKenzie 6a,24
Lakes Traveled:    Seagull River, Saganaga, Northern Light, Wantello
Comments:    3 portages, longest 20 rods, 38 miles shortened to 20 miles with round trip tow service.

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