BWCA Portage 171 (Bower Trout)

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Approximate Length:
123m (24 rods)

Lakes:

Climb/Descent Meters:
3.5

"Hilliness" Index
29

# of Comments:
3

On 10/13/2019 8:54:30 PM, Riley Smith said:
Visit Date:
10/12/2019

Started this portage fairly early on Saturday. There was a light dusting of snow on the ground for our start. Our first view of the lake was incredible with fall colors robed in the fresh snowfall. It was a nice start to an unforgettable trip.
On 8/25/2019 3:54:08 PM, TuscaroraBorealis said:
Visit Date:
8/20/2019

Agree that this map shows the wrong spot- by river -on the lake. (It's actually back west several hundred yards along the north shore.) This portage is very flat. The better percentage of this trail is along a double planked board walk but, there are a couple of very small muddy areas. That said, I don't think a portage of this length could be much easier.
On 6/10/2019 10:52:54 AM, bennojr said:
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This portage is actually not near the river and is East by Northeast of here about a quarter mile. A long plank walk from the lake to near the parking area. I found out the hard way as this was my exit point.
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Portage to Bower Trout
Portage to Bower Trout by kuvuasi
8/28/2019
Welcome to the BWCA
Welcome to the BWCA by Riley Smith
10/12/2019
First snowy portage
First snowy portage by Riley Smith
10/12/2019