TUSCARORA, LITTLE SAG, GILLIS

BOUNDARY WATERS CANOE ROUTE – TUSCARORA, LITTLE SAG, GILLS

BWCAW  Entry Point 51 Missing Link, Entry Point 52 Brandt
Minimum Trip Length 4 Days


Route Description coming soon.

BWCA Maps Needed:

  • Fisher Maps: F-32
  • McKenzie Maps: 7
  • Voyageur Maps: 6


Fast Facts:

LakeDNR #Fish SpeciesMaximum DepthAcresElevationCampsites
Tuscarora16062300Lake Trout, Northern Pike130833173010
Owl16072600Lake Trout708116750
Crooked16072300Lake Trout, Northern Pike6623316376
Tarry16073100Lake Trout534416150
Mora16073200Northern Pike4020516143
Little Sag15080900Lake Trout, Northern Pike1501627.27159424
Virgin16071900none405616561
West Fern16071800Lake Trout607516842
Powell1605600Lake Trout755116872
French16075500Lake Trout13011216592
Gillis16075300Lake Trout, Northern Pike18057016517
       

Portages:

Portages out of Tuscarora
 
Portages out of OwlPortages out of CrookedPortages out of Tarry
-NE 428 rod to Missing Link
-E 255 rod to Howl Swamp
-S 30 rod to Thelma
-W 63 rod to Owl
-E 63 rod to Tuscarora
-W 55 rod to Crooked
 
-E 55 rod to Owl
-N 90 rod to Gillis
-S 50 rod to Tarry
-N 50 rod to Crooked
-S 10 rod to Mora

 
Portages out of MoraPortages out of VirginPortages out of West FernPortages out of Powell
-S 100 rod to Whipped
-N 10 rod to Tarry
-S 90 rod to Little Saganaga
-N 80 rod to Peter
-E 30 rod to West Fern
 
-E 20 rod to Powell
-W 30 rod to Virgin
-E 33 rod to French
-W 20 rod to West Fern
 
Portages out of FrenchPortages out of GillisPortages out of Little Saganaga 
–W 33 rod to Powell
-W 130 rod to Peter
-N 27 rod to Seahorse
-S 13 rod to Fern
-SE 25 rod to Gillis
 
S 90 rod to Crooked
-NE 25 rod to Bat
-NW 25 rod to Fern
NW 31 rod to Elm
-N 90 rod to Virgin
-N 30 rod to Rattle
-W 18 rod to Virgin
-W 19 rod to Elton
 

Route Description:

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