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Entry Point #50 - Cross Bay Lake in the BWCA

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Overnight Paddle Only
Access is thru the Cross River with two portages to Ham Lake and a 24-rod portage to Cross Bay Lake.
Permits per Day: 3
Motors: None Allowed
Ranger Station: Gunflint/Grand Marais
NameMilesSummer GuideShuttleTow BoatRentalsHunting GuideWinter GuideDog SleddingIs Non ProfitCooperator 
 Tuscarora Canoe Outfitters 0.4 XXX    X1
 Gunflint Northwoods Outfitters 3.4XX X  X X1
 Seagull Canoe Outfitters 6.0 XXX    X1
 Voyageur Canoe Outfitters 7.3  XX    X1
 Rockwood Lodge & Outfitters 14.1 X X    X1
 Hungry Jack Outfitters 17.5XXXX    X1
 Bearskin Wilderness Outfitters 19.4XX X  X X1
Seagull Creek Fishing Camp 5.3X       X0
Wilderness Canoe Base 5.5X      XX0
Way of the Wilderness 6.6  XX    X0
Camp Birchwood for Boys 7.3X        0
Windigo Lodge 14.8X  X X   0
Sawbill Canoe Outfitters, Inc. 15.1 X X    X0
Nor'Wester Lodge 15.3   X    X0
YMCA Camp Menogyn 17.5X      XX0
Adventurous Christians Convenant 17.9X X    XX0
Permit availability information from
TitleAuthorEntry PointDateLast UpdatedComments
Homage to the Spartans and other paddling friends TuscaroraBorealis50 - Cross Bay Lake5/23/20218/21/20210
Route completion selfie
Route completion selfie by Crystal Magiera
Cross Bay Lake Entry Point
Cross Bay Lake Entry Point by Ben Strege
Cross Bay Lake Entry Point
Cross Bay Lake Entry Point by Ben Strege
Father Son Trip
Father Son Trip by Ben Strege
IMG_0004.JPG by Egapillar
IMG_0006.JPG by Egapillar
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