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Entry Point #26 - Wood Lake in the BWCA

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Overnight Paddle Only
Access to Wood Lake is a 180-rod portage.
Permits per Day: 2
Motors: None Allowed
Ranger Station: Kawishiwi/Ely
NameMilesSummer GuideShuttleTow BoatRentalsHunting GuideWinter GuideDog SleddingIs Non ProfitCooperator 
 Williams and Hall Outfitters 4.5XXXX    X1
 Boundary Waters Outfitters 7.8XXXX X  X1
 Moose Track Adventures 7.8XX X    X1
 Packsack Canoe Trips & Log Cabins, Inc. 9.0XXXX    X1
 Spirit of the Wilderness Outfitters 11.4XXXX    X1
 Voyageur North Canoe Outfitters 11.5 XXX    X1
 Cliff Wold's Canoe Trip Outfitting 11.6 X X    X1
 Ely Outfitting Company 12.4XXXX    X1
 Piragis Northwoods Company 12.7XXXX X  X1
Chilly Dogs Sled Dog Kennel 14.2     XX  1
 Way To Go Canoe Outfitters 14.2XXXX XX  1
Jasper Creek Guide Service 2.7XXXX     0
Canadian Border Outfitters 3.4 XXX    X0
Girl Scouts of MN & WI Lakes & Pines 4.2X  X   XX0
Custom Cabin Rentals 4.5X X     X0
Basswood Bob's North Country Guide Service 4.7X    XX  0
LaTourell's Inc 5.2XXXX    X0
Northern Tier High Adventure Base BSA 5.6XXXX X XX0
Camp Voyageur 6.8X  X X XX0
Smitty's on Snowbank 6.8   X    X0
Timber Trail Lodge 6.9X XX    X0
North Country Canoe Outfitters 7.9XXXX    X0
White Iron Beach Resort 8.7X  X    X0
Northwind Outdoor Recreation , Inc. 8.9XX X     0
Kawishiwi Lodge & Outfitters, Inc. 9.0 X X    X0
Wintergreen Dogsled Lodge, Inc 11.0     XX  0
Basswood Trails Guide Service 12.0X   X    0
Canoe Country Outfitters 12.3XXXX    X0
Rob Nelson's Ely Fishing Guide Co. 12.3X        0
Ely Outdoors Company, LLC 12.4XXXX    X0
Canadian Waters 12.6XXXX    X0
Wilderness Outfitters 12.7XXXXX   X0
Babe's Bait 13.1X        0
Jordan's Outfitters 13.5 XXX    X0
River Point Outfitting Company 13.6XX X    X0
Echo Trail Outfitters 14.6 X X    X0
White Wolf Dog Trips 14.7     XX  0
Lady Bug Lodge & Canoe Expeditions 15.0X        0
YMCA Camp Widjiwagan 16.4       XX0
Wilderness Wind Camp 18.7X  X   XX0
Lodge of Whispering Pines 19.1XX X XX X0
Permit availability information from
TitleAuthorEntry PointDateLast UpdatedComments
LateStart Doughboy1226 - Wood Lake10/1/201510/5/20150
First Family Trip Ben Strege26 - Wood Lake5/22/20146/5/20141
DontBeFooled by Doughboy12
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