BWCA Portage 325 (Mountain to Clearwater)

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Approximate Length:
406m (81 rods)

Lakes:

Climb/Descent Meters:
56.6

"Hilliness" Index
139

# of Comments:
7

On 7/10/2019 12:52:48 PM, WanderingKansas said:
Visit Date:
6/15/2019

Just as the others have said. There's a little elevation here, but it's not long and very pleasant overall.
On 7/1/2019 6:55:12 PM, Riley Smith said:
Visit Date:
6/29/2019

A little steep in places, but easier than most of the portages in the area. Very scenic route besides. Made it through without too much difficulty.
On 6/21/2018 6:29:19 PM, Bradford said:
Visit Date:
6/12/2018

nothing unusual here - good trail, not too much strain with the reward of mountain lake on the far side.
On 10/26/2016 11:20:29 AM, eagle98mn said:
Visit Date:
9/15/2016

Echoing others here. Plenty of terrain but easily defined trail. Make time to climb to the BRT overlook on the west side. It was about a 40 minute detour for us, roundtrip.
On 5/25/2016 8:35:05 AM, BobberRob said:
Visit Date:
5/20/2016

From Clearwater to Mountain it is uphill until you cross the Border Trail. That said, it isn't too bad as it is short. Great landings on both sides. 3/5
On 8/19/2015 9:17:49 PM, TuscaroraBorealis said:
Visit Date:
10/9/2013

Typical Gunflint area north/south orientated portage. The trail is well worn & usually in good shape but, the climb will get your blood pumping a bit. Outstanding overlooks can be viewed by hiking the BRT (trail intersects at the crest of this portage) in either direction, the one to the east is closer but the western view is more expansive.
On 2/13/2015 12:23:31 PM, halvorson.christopher said:
Visit Date:
10/2/2013

We took this portage without gear, and it was a nice little hike. Wide, well traveled, great landings
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