Alton Lake in the BWCA

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Acres: 982.2
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
Frost/Louse River Loop matt1338 - Sawbill Lake7/21/20169/21/20162
2015 Sawbill trip tab132438 - Sawbill Lake9/24/201510/2/20150
Lady Lakes - Louse River Loop 4everpaddle38 - Sawbill Lake7/13/20141/31/20156
CampsiteStatusAvg RatingGood Tent PadsMax Tent PadsHas Photos
843Open/Potential
2.254Yes
844Open/Potential
33Yes
845Open/Potential
3.255.5Yes
846Open/Potential
3.44.2No
847Open/Potential
23Yes
848Open/Potential
23.33Yes
849Open/Potential
3.334.33Yes
850Open/Potential
3.55.5Yes
866Open/Potential
2.673Yes
867Open/Potential
0.52.5Yes
868Open/Potential
55.67Yes
869Open/Potential
2.54Yes
870Open/Potential
2.673.67Yes
871Open/Potential
23Yes
2019Open/Potential
2.673.67Yes
2054Open/Potential
2.53.5Yes
PortageLakesLength (m)Has PhotosHas CommentsHas My Comments
203Kelso, Alton66YesYesNo
219Alton, Wonder850NoYesNo
656Beth, Alton758NoYesNo
696Alton, Sawbill143YesYesNo
SpeciesSurvey TypeQty Compared to Similar LakesWeight Compared to Similar Lakes
Brook TroutGill NetNot DeterminedNot Determined
BurbotGill NetBelow AverageAverage
Northern PikeGill NetBelow AverageBelow Average
Rock BassGill NetAverageAbove Average
Smallmouth BassGill NetAverageAverage
Tullibee (Cisco)Gill NetAverageAbove Average
WalleyeGill NetAverageAverage
White SuckerGill NetAbove AverageAverage
Yellow PerchGill NetBelow AverageAbove Average
Fish survey information was obtained from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources lake information report.
Campsite #845
Campsite #845 by Nebriowa
8/15/2012
The Best Canoeman ever.
The Best Canoeman ever. by Wayne Moureau
9/11/2014
View of Alton Lake
View of Alton Lake by Wayne Moureau
9/11/2014
Camp on Alton
Camp on Alton by ruddy
9/11/2014
bestbwca-10001.jpg
bestbwca-10001.jpg by thomasward
1/4/2016
bestbwca-20008.jpg
bestbwca-20008.jpg by thomasward
1/4/2016
Campsite 845
Campsite 845 by dwilkows
7/20/2016
Campsite 845
Campsite 845 by dwilkows
7/20/2016
Campsite 845
Campsite 845 by dwilkows
7/20/2016
Campsite #845
Campsite #845 by dwilkows
7/20/2016
P7060700.JPG
P7060700.JPG by tecmotom
7/6/2016
Landing steps
Landing steps by tpk
6/2/2018
Campsite
Campsite by tpk
6/2/2018
Campsite 849
Campsite 849 by Ben Strege
7/16/2018
Campsite 849
Campsite 849 by Ben Strege
7/16/2018
Campsite 849
Campsite 849 by Ben Strege
7/16/2018
Campsite 849
Campsite 849 by Ben Strege
7/16/2018
Campsite 849
Campsite 849 by Ben Strege
7/16/2018
Campsite 849
Campsite 849 by Ben Strege
7/16/2018
Campsite 849
Campsite 849 by Ben Strege
7/16/2018
Campsite 843
Campsite 843 by Ben Strege
7/16/2018
Campsite 843
Campsite 843 by Ben Strege
7/16/2018
Campsite 843
Campsite 843 by Ben Strege
7/16/2018
Campsite 843
Campsite 843 by Ben Strege
7/16/2018
Campsite 843
Campsite 843 by Ben Strege
7/16/2018
Campsite 843
Campsite 843 by Ben Strege
7/16/2018
Campsite 843
Campsite 843 by Ben Strege
7/16/2018
Campsite 843
Campsite 843 by Ben Strege
7/16/2018
Campsite 843
Campsite 843 by Ben Strege
7/16/2018
Campsite 843
Campsite 843 by Ben Strege
7/16/2018
Campsite 849
Campsite 849 by Ben Strege
7/16/2018
Campsite 849
Campsite 849 by Ben Strege
7/16/2018
Campsite 849
Campsite 849 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 849
Campsite 849 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 849
Campsite 849 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 849
Campsite 849 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 849
Campsite 849 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 850
Campsite 850 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 850
Campsite 850 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 850
Campsite 850 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 850
Campsite 850 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 850
Campsite 850 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 850
Campsite 850 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 850
Campsite 850 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 850
Campsite 850 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 850
Campsite 850 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 850
Campsite 850 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 850
Campsite 850 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 850
Campsite 850 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 850
Campsite 850 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 850
Campsite 850 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 850
Campsite 850 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 847
Campsite 847 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 847
Campsite 847 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 847
Campsite 847 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 847
Campsite 847 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 847
Campsite 847 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 847
Campsite 847 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 847
Campsite 847 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 847
Campsite 847 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 844
Campsite 844 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 844
Campsite 844 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 844
Campsite 844 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 844
Campsite 844 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 844
Campsite 844 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 844
Campsite 844 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 844
Campsite 844 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 844
Campsite 844 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 844
Campsite 844 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
First Fish!
First Fish! by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 848
Campsite 848 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 848
Campsite 848 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 848
Campsite 848 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 848
Campsite 848 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 848
Campsite 848 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 848
Campsite 848 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 848
Campsite 848 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 848
Campsite 848 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 848
Campsite 848 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 848
Campsite 848 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 848
Campsite 848 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 848
Campsite 848 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Fishing for Minnows
Fishing for Minnows by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Caught One!
Caught One! by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Proud of my Catch
Proud of my Catch by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 2054
Campsite 2054 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 2054
Campsite 2054 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 2054
Campsite 2054 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 2054
Campsite 2054 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 2054
Campsite 2054 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 2054
Campsite 2054 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 2054
Campsite 2054 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 867
Campsite 867 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 867
Campsite 867 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 867
Campsite 867 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 867
Campsite 867 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 867
Campsite 867 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 867
Campsite 867 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 849
Campsite 849 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Sunset
Sunset by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Watching the Sunset
Watching the Sunset by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Watching the Sunset
Watching the Sunset by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Enjoying the Sunset
Enjoying the Sunset by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Campsite 849
Campsite 849 by Ben Strege
7/17/2018
Me and the Boys
Me and the Boys by Ben Strege
7/18/2018
Brothers Paddling
Brothers Paddling by Ben Strege
7/18/2018
Beautiful Day for Paddling
Beautiful Day for Paddling by Ben Strege
7/18/2018
Paddling Alton
Paddling Alton by Ben Strege
7/18/2018
Paddling Alton
Paddling Alton by Ben Strege
6/26/2017
Alton
Alton by Ben Strege
6/26/2017
Campsite 870
Campsite 870 by Ben Strege
6/26/2017
Campsite 870
Campsite 870 by Ben Strege
6/26/2017
Campsite 870
Campsite 870 by Ben Strege
6/26/2017
Campsite 870
Campsite 870 by Ben Strege
6/26/2017
Campsite 870
Campsite 870 by Ben Strege
6/26/2017
Campsite 870
Campsite 870 by Ben Strege
6/26/2017
Campsite 871
Campsite 871 by Ben Strege
6/28/2017
Campsite 871
Campsite 871 by Ben Strege
6/28/2017
Campsite 871
Campsite 871 by Ben Strege
6/28/2017
Campsite 871
Campsite 871 by Ben Strege
6/28/2017
Campsite 871
Campsite 871 by Ben Strege
6/28/2017
Campsite 871
Campsite 871 by Ben Strege
6/28/2017
Campsite 871
Campsite 871 by Ben Strege
6/28/2017
Campsite 871
Campsite 871 by Ben Strege
6/28/2017
Campsite 871
Campsite 871 by Ben Strege
6/28/2017
Campsite 869
Campsite 869 by Ben Strege
6/28/2017
Campsite 869
Campsite 869 by Ben Strege
6/28/2017
Campsite 869
Campsite 869 by Ben Strege
6/28/2017
Campsite 869
Campsite 869 by Ben Strege
6/28/2017
Campsite 869
Campsite 869 by Ben Strege
6/28/2017
Campsite 869
Campsite 869 by Ben Strege
6/28/2017
Campsite 869
Campsite 869 by Ben Strege
6/28/2017
Campsite 869
Campsite 869 by Ben Strege
6/28/2017
Campsite 869
Campsite 869 by Ben Strege
6/28/2017
Campsite 869
Campsite 869 by Ben Strege
6/28/2017
Campsite 869
Campsite 869 by Ben Strege
6/28/2017
Campsite 869
Campsite 869 by Ben Strege
6/28/2017
Campsite 868
Campsite 868 by Ben Strege
6/28/2017
Campsite 868
Campsite 868 by Ben Strege
6/28/2017
Campsite 868
Campsite 868 by Ben Strege
6/28/2017
Campsite 868
Campsite 868 by Ben Strege
6/28/2017
Campsite 868
Campsite 868 by Ben Strege
6/28/2017
Campsite 868
Campsite 868 by Ben Strege
6/28/2017
Campsite 868
Campsite 868 by Ben Strege
6/28/2017
Campsite 868
Campsite 868 by Ben Strege
6/28/2017
Campsite 868
Campsite 868 by Ben Strege
6/28/2017
Campsite 866
Campsite 866 by Ben Strege
6/28/2017
Campsite 866
Campsite 866 by Ben Strege
6/28/2017
Campsite 866
Campsite 866 by Ben Strege
6/28/2017
Campsite 866
Campsite 866 by Ben Strege
6/28/2017
Campsite 866
Campsite 866 by Ben Strege
6/28/2017
Campsite 866
Campsite 866 by Ben Strege
6/28/2017
Campsite 866
Campsite 866 by Ben Strege
6/28/2017
Campsite 866
Campsite 866 by Ben Strege
6/28/2017
Campsite 2019
Campsite 2019 by Ben Strege
6/29/2017
Campsite 2019
Campsite 2019 by Ben Strege
6/29/2017
Campsite 2019
Campsite 2019 by Ben Strege
6/29/2017
Campsite 2019
Campsite 2019 by Ben Strege
6/29/2017

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