Typical view from a campsite in the Boundary Waters

This pristine area is teeming with wildlife, and has long been the destination for those seeking a premier canoeing experience.  Paddle some of the routes of the Voyageurs of the fur trade.  After a complete shakedown of equipment and skills your group will travel to the BWCAW for an exhilarating trek in the area near the historic Gunflint Trail along the US / Canadian border.  Moose, black bear, otter, pine martin and fisher are just a few of the animals that inhabit this area.  Contact your High Adventure Coordinator early to begin preparation, planning,  and training.  Contact your High Adventure Coordinator early to begin preparation, planning, and training.  Group Size Limit: Up to 9 people – At least one adult leader from your unit, the guide, and up to 7 scouts.

Trip – 9 total days needed for this trek:

  • Saturday: Arrive at Camp; Begin shakedown and “on the water skill test”
  • Sunday : Personal gear prep; Leave for BWCA; Arrive at “put in point” early evening
  • Monday:  Equipment prep, Final shakedown; Get on the water late morning
  • Friday: Back to outfitters by late afternoon; Spend night in bunkhouse (showers, dining hall dinner)
  • Saturday morning: Travel back to Camp; Arrive for dinner, campfire
  • Sunday morning: Leave Camp for home

2017 FEES

   $550 Total Fee 
 $125 Non-refundable Deposit.  Registration must be completed & deposit paid by February 20, 2017 (11:59PM)
$425 Balance Due by June 12, 2017 (11:59PM)

REGISTRATION LINK:  http://www.neic.org/Event.aspx?id=3028.  IMPORTANT:  This link will take you to the main trek registration page.  You will see it is for all treks, and for June 25-August 5 (all 6 weeks of camp).  But, as you complete the registration, you will be asked for your specific Week #…It is required to complete the registration, so know when you want to take your trek before beginning your registration.


Week 1: June 25-July 1
Week 2: July 2-8
Week 3: July 9-15
Week 4: July 16-22
Week 5: July 23-29
Week 6: July 30-Aug 5

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