If you are a land person, like me, and curious about how to plan for a trip to the Boundary Waters Canoe Wilderness Area (BWCWA) in Minnesota, read on!
Ely and Minnesota North Woods Trip Guide
The yodel of loons, splash of paddle strokes and creak of swaying pines create the soundtrack to the heart of the North Woods. In the million-acre Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness surrounding Ely, terrain and water merge in one vast adventureland. Check out our guide for what to do, where to eat and where to stay.
These 22 Camping Spots You'll Only Find In Minnesota Are Simply Perfect
These 22 Camping Spots You’ll Only Find In Minnesota Are Simply Perfect
Boundary Waters Canoe Area in northern Minnesota. Though I've already been on a boundary waters trip, I would absolutely LOVE to do it again as an adult. It was by far the most challenging thing I've ever done but I'd do it again in a heartbeat!
Canoeing into the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness in May 2016 on a Wilderness Year Resupply Trip. Frost River canoe packs made in Minnesota to be fit for the field for years
5 days in the wilderness – Minnesota’s Boundary Waters Canoe Area
Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness Maps
Free Boundary Waters Canoe Area GPS Data: Campsites and Portages
An aerial view of lakes and forests in the Boundary Waters- MN DNR page for the BWCAW
Printable Boundary Waters Packing List for personal gear, clothes, and other personal items to help you pack light and portage smart on your BWCAW/Quetico canoe trip. Helpful if you're doing a complete outfitted trip where the canoe, food, and camping gear is all taken care of. Remember, you have to carry everything you pack and only the food pack gets lighter!