Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness

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  • Permits are required for day and overnight visitors to the BWCAW. A recreation use fee is charged for overnight wilderness trips between May 1 and Sept 30. ($16 per trip per adult or $8 for youth 0-17.)


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  • You must have a quota permit to enter the BWCAW for overnight trips during the quota season: May 1 - September 30. Reservations for 2016 quota permits for all entry points can be made on a first-come, first-served basis beginning 1/27/16 at 9am.

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