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Boundary Waters: Trails End to Hunter Island

mn

Star Star Star Star Star

Distance: 38.4 miles


Sheltered camps with bugling moose. Coves with ancient rock art. A raging waterfall. You'll find even the portages delightful as you paddle this 38-mile, 3-day route through Minnesota's million-acre water park into Canada's Quetico Provincial Park.
  • Cache Bay
  • Hook Island Beach
  • O Canada
  • Ranger Station
  • Above Silver Falls
  • Silver Falls
  • North End of Silver Falls Portage
  • South End of Deadman's Portage
  • North End of Deadman's Portage
  • Quiet Channel
  • Excellent Campsite
  • A Catch
  • Evening Glow
  • Final Campsite

-Mapped by Steffan Fay

TO TRAILHEAD: From Duluth, head N on MN 61 for 114 mi. to Grand Marais, then take Gunflint Trail 57 mi. N toward Trails End. Turn R onto Sag Lake Trail for put-in access. Permits required for Boundary Waters and Quetico; reserve well in advance (www.bwcaw.org, www.ontarioparks.com/english/quet.html). To receive Quetico trip planning info by mail, call (807) 597-2735. Visitors entering Quetico directly from the U.S. must have a Remote Area Border Crossing Permit; visit www.cic.gc.ca/english/visit/rabc.html.

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