Entry Point #55 - Saganaga Lake in the BWCA

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Overnight Paddle or Motor
No motors (use or possession) west of American Point. Access to Canada (the Crown land and Quetico Park). Large lake with many campsites and easy access.
Permits per Day: 17
Motors: 25 HP (except where paddle only)
Ranger Station: Gunflint/Grand Marais
NameMilesSummer GuideShuttleTow BoatLiveryHunting GuideWinter GuideDog SleddingIs Non ProfitCooperator 
 Voyageur Canoe Outfitters 0.2  XX    X1
 Seagull Canoe Outfitters 1.2 XXX    X1
 Tuscarora Canoe Outfitters 7.3 XXX    X1
 Gunflint Northwoods Outfitters 8.7XX X  X X1
 Rockwood Lodge & Outfitters 18.7 X X    X1
Camp Birchwood for Boys 0.6X        0
Way of the Wilderness 0.8  XX    X0
Wilderness Canoe Base 1.8X      XX0
Seagull Creek Fishing Camp 1.9X       X0
Windigo Lodge 19.4X  X X   0
Nor'Wester Lodge 20.0   X    X0
Permit availability information from Recreation.gov
TitleAuthorEntry PointDateLast UpdatedComments
Hanging out north of the South Arm TuscaroraBorealis55 - Saganaga Lake5/18/20207/1/20201
First BWCA Trip MNBorris55 - Saganaga Lake7/23/20197/27/20190
My First "Real" Wilderness Trip Riley Smith55 - Saganaga Lake5/30/20142/24/20190
BWCA 2018: Saganaga, Zephyr, Gijikiki Tippy Canoe55 - Saganaga Lake8/31/201810/17/20180
BWCA September 2017 Tippy Canoe55 - Saganaga Lake9/1/20179/26/20170
Sag Loop matt1355 - Saganaga Lake5/14/20164/26/20170
BWCA June 24 - July 2nd Tippy Canoe55 - Saganaga Lake6/24/20167/21/20160
Saganaga Lake to Round Lake Mike Monahan55 - Saganaga Lake9/19/20157/19/20160
BWCA - September 2015 AmateurHour55 - Saganaga Lake9/4/20159/15/20150
Father and Son Trip Joe Scott55 - Saganaga Lake6/27/20157/5/20151
American Point to Rabbit Lake; Day trip to fish Nawakwa; Day trip to Eddy Falls IHearTheRain55 - Saganaga Lake7/26/20131/29/20150
Ottertrack-Cherry-Hanson bwbrian55 - Saganaga Lake7/20/20132/15/20143
Bear off Gunflint Trail
Bear off Gunflint Trail by Mike Monahan
Leaving Entry Point #55
Leaving Entry Point #55 by MNBorris