BWCA Campsite 1223 on Ensign

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Status:
Open/Potential

Lake:

Latitude:
48.03897

Longitude:
-91.33917

# of Ratings:
1

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Avg Good Tent Pads:
2

Avg Max Tent Pads:
3
Date:
Permit availability information from Recreation.gov
 
 
On 9/28/2020 7:17:15 PM, Kerosene said:
Rating:

Good Tent Pads:
2

Max Tent Pads:
3

Visit Date:
9/16/2020

East-facing campsite on a small, protected cove. This turned out to be our favorite site of our trip, with a lovely sunrise on a very frigid morning. Decent gravel landing, with 25 yards up a small hill to the kitchen. Nice flat rock for cooking with well-placed logs around fireplace. Nice flat rocks near fireplace to dry out gear. Best (flattest & largest) tentsite is just behind kitchen, with a more protected one in the trees to right. A decent bear-bag tree to left above shoreline. Privy is straight back from fireplace; perhaps 35 yards away. Path to right eventually goes straight uphill to bluff overlooking northeast portion of Ensign, and may hook up to Campsite #1222.
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