BWCA Portage 567 (Buck to Western)

You must login to upload photos

You can click on the campsites, portages, and lakes on the map to go to their respective pages. To see the portage on a fully interactive map, click on the "View on Interactive Map" link found below.
Approximate Length:
87 rods

Lakes:

Climb/Descent Meters:
24.5

"Hilliness" Index
56

# of Comments:
2

On 9/30/2015 6:15:48 PM, TuscaroraBorealis said:
Visit Date:
9/25/2015

The portage starts on Buck right where the maps show it but, the tall shoreline grass does a good job of concealing the landing until you're right on top of it. The trail is a slightly overgrown twisting rock plagued path that skirts around a swamp to a muddy landing on Western Lake. Seemed a little longer than the stated distance.
On 6/20/2013 3:40:54 PM, Ben Strege said:
Visit Date:
7/2/2011

The portage was muddy, swampy, and bug-infested. The landing on the Buck Lake side was very muddy. The Western landing was OK.
You must be logged in
to comment on portages.
Visit Date:
The approximate date that you visited the portage
Description:
Public/Private:
Public   Private
You must be logged in to upload photos
Wizards beard
Wizards beard by TuscaroraBorealis
9/25/2015