BWCA Portage 683 (Mountain to Watap)

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Approximate Length:
447m (89 rods)

Lakes:

Climb/Descent Meters:
21.6

"Hilliness" Index
48

# of Comments:
4

On 6/21/2018 6:31:26 PM, Bradford said:
Visit Date:
6/12/2018

fun portage with the large border obelisks on either end. trail itself is typical with no noted difficulties.
On 10/26/2016 11:18:29 AM, eagle98mn said:
Visit Date:
9/15/2016

A fun portage along the border, with the border markers at both ends. Nothing too challenging.
On 5/25/2016 8:36:52 AM, BobberRob said:
Visit Date:
5/21/2016

Very interesting portage. Large US/CA border markers along a clear cut. The portage weaves in and out of the clear cut. The trail was obstructed by more than a few downed trees which required some 'squat-walking' with the canoe. 2/5
On 4/27/2014 4:24:40 PM, TuscaroraBorealis said:
Visit Date:
10/7/2013

There are some elevation changes & some troublesome rocks. But, for the most part, this is a pretty straight forward portage. Of note: this is one of only 3 portages that have the large international boundary markers.
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Watap - mountain portage
Watap - mountain portage by TuscaroraBorealis
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