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BWCA Campsite 553 on Ham

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Status:
Open/Potential

Lake:

Latitude:
48.06799

Longitude:
-90.79832

# of Ratings:
2

Avg Rating:

Avg Good Tent Pads:
2

Avg Max Tent Pads:
3
Date:
Permit availability information from Recreation.gov
 
 
On 8/31/2019 5:31:31 PM, Ben Strege said:
Rating:

Good Tent Pads:
2

Max Tent Pads:
3

Visit Date:
8/13/2019

Small, shallow sandy landing. A couple of tent pads. View from kitchen is mostly blocked by trees. Some flat rocks out in front of the campsite. Cedars trees line the front. All in all, not a bad site.
On 6/5/2017 1:45:09 PM, AnotherJoe said:
Rating:

Good Tent Pads:
2

Max Tent Pads:
3

Visit Date:
5/28/2017

Ham Lake gets more visitors than one would expect because it is not in the BWCA and therefore you don't need a permit. The locals know to come here for walleye. The sites to the West get more visitors and look nicer. Stopped here for lunch. This is a wide open site directly opposite the entry point portage. There is decent fishing along the shore,
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Campsite 553
Campsite 553 by Ben Strege
8/13/2019
Campsite 553
Campsite 553 by Ben Strege
8/13/2019
Campsite 553
Campsite 553 by Ben Strege
8/13/2019
Campsite 553
Campsite 553 by Ben Strege
8/13/2019
Campsite 553
Campsite 553 by Ben Strege
8/13/2019
Campsite 553
Campsite 553 by Ben Strege
8/13/2019
Campsite 553
Campsite 553 by Ben Strege
8/13/2019
Campsite 553
Campsite 553 by Ben Strege
8/13/2019