Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness (Reservations), MN

A Trout Lake (dm)

Permit Availability

Entrance Description

Method of travel is day use motor. 25 h.p. motor maximum. Access is from Lake Vermilion via a 180-rod portage suitable for portage wheels. Commercial portage service available. For more information, please call the LaCroix Ranger District at in Cook 218-666-0020.


Day Use Permit only. 25 horse power limit.

REMINDER: State law requires valid watercraft license/registration in order to operate in Minnesota. This requirement includes non-motorized watercraft over nine feet in length, such as canoes and kayaks.


A: Available for online reservation (click to book entry date)
L: Accepting Lottery Application (click to apply for the lottery)
W: Available at the Facility
R: Reserved
C: Closed
X: Not available
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