BWCA Campsite 573 on Gunflint

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Status:
Open/Potential

Lake:

Latitude:
48.08671

Longitude:
-90.75985

# of Ratings:
1

Avg Rating:

Avg Good Tent Pads:
1

Avg Max Tent Pads:
3
Date:
Permit availability information from Recreation.gov
 
 
On 6/15/2020 9:09:08 PM, sthayer said:
Rating:

Good Tent Pads:
1

Max Tent Pads:
3

Visit Date:
6/11/2020

It's hard to look a gift horse in the mouth (this site is free, and you don't need a permit). However, this is nothing to write home about. The site has a decent view of Gunflint lake, and provides a place to stay if you're in need. That's about it. The tree coverage is lacking, the site is not very level and rocky, the latrine is a straight line up the hill from the kitchen/grate. If your buddy forgot toilet paper, he can communicate it by hand gestures while seated on the throne. If you're need a place to stay, this will do. If you're seeking a nice site to enjoy the evening, check out other options first.
The following information was kindly provided by J. Archer Harris from his website Paddler's Campsite Database (PCD) for Quetico Park. Please support his website and the paddling community by posting campsite ratings there as well as here.
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