Lower Pauness Lake in the BWCA

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Acres: 186.5
State/Province: MN
Acres are calculated and may not represent official values. The calculation only takes into account the area contained within the given state or province.
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TitleAuthorEntry PointDateLast UpdatedComments
Little Indian Sioux Traipse PappyCase14 - Little Indian Sioux River North9/4/201910/30/20190
Western LaCroix and Lakes South patphillips14 - Little Indian Sioux River North6/21/201612/27/20160
Lac La Croix (Its a Really Big Lake) patphillips14 - Little Indian Sioux River North6/26/20135/1/20161
Little Indian Sioux through Lac La Croix cstom14 - Little Indian Sioux River North6/10/20156/21/20150
Shell Lake Weekend Ben Strege14 - Little Indian Sioux River North6/4/20107/13/20110
CampsiteStatusAvg RatingGood Tent PadsMax Tent PadsHas Photos
41Open/Potential
12Yes
42Open/Potential
1.52.5Yes
43Open/Potential
2.714.4Yes
44Closed/Unverified
  No
1994Open/Potential
3.254.33Yes
PortageLakesLength (m)Has PhotosHas CommentsHas My Comments
261Lower Pauness, Loon573YesYesNo
267Lower Pauness, Upper Pauness188YesYesNo
271Upper Pauness, Lower Pauness81YesYesNo
769Lower Pauness, Shell1115YesYesNo
SpeciesSurvey TypeQty Compared to Similar LakesWeight Compared to Similar Lakes
BurbotGill NetNot DeterminedNot Determined
Northern PikeGill NetNot DeterminedNot Determined
Rock BassGill NetNot DeterminedNot Determined
WalleyeGill NetNot DeterminedNot Determined
White SuckerGill NetNot DeterminedNot Determined
Yellow PerchGill NetNot DeterminedNot Determined
Fish survey information was obtained from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources lake information report.
Lower Pauness Lake to Loon Lake
Lower Pauness Lake to Loon Lake by Gavia
6/7/2010
Lower Pauness Lake to Upper Pauness Lake 40r
Lower Pauness Lake to Upper Pauness Lake 40r by Gavia
6/7/2010
Fishing from Shore at site #43 Lower Paulness
Fishing from Shore at site #43 Lower Paulness by UPBoy
5/25/2014
Landing at site #43 Lower Paulness
Landing at site #43 Lower Paulness by UPBoy
5/25/2014
Site #43 Lower Paulness
Site #43 Lower Paulness by UPBoy
5/25/2014
Site #43 Lower Paulness
Site #43 Lower Paulness by UPBoy
5/25/2014
Rainy Camp
Rainy Camp by Wally
10/4/2014
looking SE
looking SE by Wally
10/3/2014
Devils Cascade Site
Devils Cascade Site by hueyav8r
7/29/2015
Devils Cascade View
Devils Cascade View by hueyav8r
7/29/2015
start of portage on pauness side
start of portage on pauness side by Bradford
6/1/2018
garden walk in the fall
garden walk in the fall by eagle98mn
9/20/2018
Portage
Portage by Chadd
Shallows leading to Lower Pauness
Shallows leading to Lower Pauness by Ben Strege
6/15/2020
Lower Pauness
Lower Pauness by Ben Strege
6/15/2020
Devil's Cascade Campsite
Devil's Cascade Campsite by Ben Strege
6/15/2020
Devil's Cascade Campsite
Devil's Cascade Campsite by Ben Strege
6/15/2020
Devil's Cascade Campsite
Devil's Cascade Campsite by Ben Strege
6/15/2020
Devil's Cascade
Devil's Cascade by Ben Strege
6/15/2020
Devil's Cascade Campsite
Devil's Cascade Campsite by Ben Strege
6/15/2020
Campsite 42
Campsite 42 by Ben Strege
6/21/2020
Campsite 42
Campsite 42 by Ben Strege
6/21/2020
Campsite 42
Campsite 42 by Ben Strege
6/21/2020
Campsite 42
Campsite 42 by Ben Strege
6/21/2020
Campsite 42
Campsite 42 by Ben Strege
6/21/2020
Campsite 42
Campsite 42 by Ben Strege
6/21/2020
Campsite 42
Campsite 42 by Ben Strege
6/21/2020
Beautiful Morning
Beautiful Morning by Ben Strege
6/21/2020
Campsite 41
Campsite 41 by Ben Strege
6/21/2020
Campsite 41
Campsite 41 by Ben Strege
6/21/2020
Campsite 41
Campsite 41 by Ben Strege
6/21/2020
Campsite 41
Campsite 41 by Ben Strege
6/21/2020
Campsite 41
Campsite 41 by Ben Strege
6/21/2020
Canoe Parking
Canoe Parking by Ben Strege
6/21/2020
Last Day
Last Day by Ben Strege
6/22/2020
Campsite
Campsite by Ben Strege
6/22/2020
Landing
Landing by Ben Strege
6/22/2020
Enjoying the View
Enjoying the View by Ben Strege
6/21/2020
Portaging into Lower Pauness
Portaging into Lower Pauness by Crystal Magiera
9/15/2020
Entering into Lower Pauness
Entering into Lower Pauness by Crystal Magiera
9/19/2020
Entering into Lower Pauness
Entering into Lower Pauness by Crystal Magiera
9/19/2020
Lily Pads and Fall Colors
Lily Pads and Fall Colors by Crystal Magiera
9/19/2020

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