BWCA Portage 471 (Omega to Kiskadinna)

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Approximate Length:
184m (37 rods)

Lakes:

Climb/Descent Meters:
32.3

"Hilliness" Index
174

# of Comments:
2

On 6/27/2019 10:11:30 AM, Crystal Magiera said:
Visit Date:
6/22/2019

Thought this portage was going to be a piece of cake. "37 rods...no problem!" Okay... it's basically straight uphill with tons of slippery rocks. We were coming from Omega heading into Kiskadinna, dreading the next portage which is about a 180 rodder. THIS portage was much more difficult than the long one!
On 2/4/2017 7:12:04 PM, TuscaroraBorealis said:
Visit Date:
9/26/2010

It doesn't look like much on the map, but this dogs bite is much worse than it's bark. Starts out innocently enough on the Omega side. Soon it goes straight up then straight down with makeshift steps on the Kiskadinna side. As an added bonus, there are a couple of areas of solid rock face on the steep section of the trail that will likely be slippery when wet.
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