BWCA Portage 395 (Snipe)

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Approximate Length:
215m (43 rods)

Lakes:

Climb/Descent Meters:
17.6

"Hilliness" Index
81

# of Comments:
3

On 7/28/2019 3:19:41 PM, Worth said:
Visit Date:
9/12/2018

I assume water levels were low. I could not paddle my solo canoe up to the beaver dam for the lift over. Upon stepping out of the canoe into the muck I plunged to my crotch in the soft muck and almost rolled the canoe trying to stop my descent and get back in. I had to work my way to the grass mats and line the canoe to the beaver dam.
On 6/10/2016 8:29:16 PM, TuscaroraBorealis said:
Visit Date:
6/3/2016

Ditto on beaver dam. This portage is manageable but is a technically challenging very rocky uphill to Snipe lake. It was a little wet too.
On 2/13/2015 1:06:41 PM, halvorson.christopher said:
Visit Date:
9/6/2014

Had to carry over a beaver dam right before the portage. The portage is easy enough with a little current on the put in side of Snipe Lake.
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