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Entry Point #29 - North Kawishiwi River in the BWCA

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Overnight Paddle Only
Access the North Kawishiwi River through Ojibway Lake and Triangle Lake using two portages.
Permits per Day: 1
Motors: None Allowed
Ranger Station: Kawishiwi/Ely
NameMilesSummer GuideShuttleTow BoatRentalsHunting GuideWinter GuideDog SleddingIs Non ProfitCooperator 
 Williams and Hall Outfitters 2.9XXXX    X1
 Boundary Waters Outfitters 9.3XXXX X  X1
 Moose Track Adventures 9.3XX X    X1
 North Country Canoe Outfitters 9.6XXXX    X1
 Packsack Canoe Trips & Log Cabins, Inc. 10.9XXXX    X1
 Voyageur Outward Bound School 11.0XX   X X 1
 Spirit of the Wilderness Outfitters 13.2XXXX    X1
 Cliff Wold's Canoe Trip Outfitting 13.3 X X    X1
 Voyageur North Canoe Outfitters 13.3 XXX    X1
 Canoe Country Outfitters 14.1XXXX    X1
 Ely Outfitting Company 14.2XXXX    X1
 Piragis Northwoods Company 14.6XXXX X  X1
Chilly Dogs Sled Dog Kennel 15.7     XX  1
Jasper Creek Guide Service 0.9XXXX     0
Canadian Border Outfitters 1.9 XXX    X0
Girl Scouts of MN & WI Lakes & Pines 2.5X  X   XX0
Custom Cabin Rentals 2.9X X     X0
Basswood Bob's North Country Guide Service 3.1X    XX  0
LaTourell's Inc 3.6XXXX    X0
Northern Tier High Adventure Base BSA 4.0XXXX X XX0
Smitty's on Snowbank 4.9   X    X0
Timber Trail Lodge 8.2X XX    X0
Camp Voyageur 8.4X  X X XX0
White Iron Beach Resort 10.5X  X    X0
Kawishiwi Lodge & Outfitters, Inc. 10.8 X X    X0
Northwind Outdoor Recreation , Inc. 10.8XX X     0
Wintergreen Dogsled Lodge, Inc 12.5     XX  0
Basswood Trails Guide Service 13.8X   X    0
Rob Nelson's Ely Fishing Guide Co. 14.1X        0
Ely Outdoors Company, LLC 14.2XXXX    X0
Canadian Waters 14.5XXXX    X0
Wilderness Outfitters 14.5XXXXX   X0
River Point Outfitting Company 14.6XX X    X0
Babe's Bait 14.9X        0
Jordan's Outfitters 15.1 XXX    X0
Way To Go Canoe Outfitters 15.7XXXX XX  0
Echo Trail Outfitters 16.6 X X    X0
White Wolf Dog Trips 16.6     XX  0
Lady Bug Lodge & Canoe Expeditions 16.9X        0
YMCA Camp Widjiwagan 18.4       XX0
Permit availability information from
TitleAuthorEntry PointDateLast UpdatedComments
June 2020 Kawishiwi River Loop through Pagami Creek Bohemeian29 - North Kawishiwi River6/6/20208/10/20200
First Guide Trip - 2019 Riley Smith29 - North Kawishiwi River6/16/20198/20/20190
My First fall trip patphillips29 - North Kawishiwi River10/9/201510/19/20150
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