Boundary Waters Canoe Area: Eastern Region

Boundary Waters Canoe Area: Eastern Region

by Robert Beymer, Louis Dzierzak
     
 

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With thousands of lakes and streams, over 1200 miles of canoe routes, 160 miles of portage trails, and 2000 campsites, the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness is a true paddler’s paradise. Extending nearly 150 miles in northern Minnesota along the Canadian border, the wilderness area encompasses more than 1 million acres. This Eastern Region edition of the…  See more details below

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With thousands of lakes and streams, over 1200 miles of canoe routes, 160 miles of portage trails, and 2000 campsites, the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness is a true paddler’s paradise. Extending nearly 150 miles in northern Minnesota along the Canadian border, the wilderness area encompasses more than 1 million acres. This Eastern Region edition of the classic two-volume guide has been fully updated by area journalist Louis Dzierzak, with full coverage of 50-plus entry points and routes. Trip descriptions include day-by-day paddling distances, portage tips, and difficulty ratings, and identify the appropriate water-resistant, topographic maps W.A. Fisher maps for each trip. Together, these books deliver everything a visitor needs for the experience of a lifetime.

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They say that when good paddlers die, they go to Minnesota's Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. This million-acre, 150-mile stretch along the Canadian border is a canoer's paradise, boosting over 1,200 miles of navigable water routes and 160 portage trails, not to mention 2,000 campsites. This wilderness-tested two-volume guide offers full cover of dozens of entry points and routes. The trip entries include day-by-day paddling distances, portage tips, difficulty ratings, and other pertinent info. The water-resistant topographic maps for each trip complete this perfect package.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780899976112
Publisher:
Wilderness Press
Publication date:
07/09/2009
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
312
File size:
37 MB
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