BWCA Portage 205 (Polly to Townline)

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Approximate Length:
88 rods

Lakes:

Climb/Descent Meters:
4.3

"Hilliness" Index
10

# of Comments:
3

On 7/14/2017 6:44:29 PM, Northwoodsman said:
Visit Date:
7/13/2015

The south end isn't too bad but watch yourself as you go down the hill at the Polly end. If you don't have good gripping shoes, or take it really slow, you will end up on your butt.
On 8/8/2016 11:49:18 PM, eagle98mn said:
Visit Date:
8/4/2016

The timbers on the southern end were more stable than the previous review encountered, so maybe we were there in lower water? Still, a pretty mucky start to the portage when heading north. The Polly side has a pretty steep hill right at the end, watch your step. Other than the landings, the portage itself is pretty standard.
On 7/26/2016 11:05:46 AM, Walter Eyed Pike said:
Visit Date:
6/17/2016

Timbers that were put in by forest service are floating. Best not to actually walk on them or you'll end up hip deep in the marsh. We floated the canoes as far as possible and avoided the floating timbers.
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