BWCA Portage 649 (Burnt to Kelly)

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Approximate Length:
1038m (206 rods)


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"Hilliness" Index

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On 12/11/2019 4:16:51 PM, Sirraf said:
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This was a difficult portage. Long, hilly, and uneven trail. My partner described it as a "billy goat trail."
On 7/3/2019 12:45:24 PM, Skol91 said:
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It was likely due to this being our last portage of the day (coming all the way from South Temperance) but this portage wore me out. I thought it was more difficult that our 225 rod portage to begin the day. Is uphill to start and a bit windy in some spots.
On 7/13/2015 10:59:35 AM, eagle98mn said:
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Going from Kelly to Burnt, the first stretch was uphill, and the remaining trail wasn't too bad. I expected worse given how tall the terrain around the portage looked.
On 6/11/2014 7:59:30 PM, TuscaroraBorealis said:
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Nice landings. Trail has several ups and downs with varying terrain (rocky - muddy) Still, I didn't think it was as tough as the guide books rated it.
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