BWCA Portage 395 (Snipe)

You must login to upload photos

You can click on the campsites, portages, and lakes on the map to go to their respective pages. To see the portage on a fully interactive map, click on the "View on Interactive Map" link found below.
Approximate Length:
215m (43 rods)


Climb/Descent Meters:

"Hilliness" Index

# of Comments:

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

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:

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:

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.
You must be logged in
to comment on portages.
Visit Date:
The approximate date that you visited the portage
Public   Private
You must be logged in to upload photos
Cross Bay landing to Snipe portage
Cross Bay landing to Snipe portage by TuscaroraBorealis