BWCA Canoe Trips with a Gunflint Trail Outfitter

Gunflint Northwoods Outfitters

Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness and Quetico Park
on the Gunflint Trail north of Grand Marais, Minnesota

Complete BWCA outfitting and canoe rentals for 85 years by the Kerfoot family

BWCA Canoe trips with a Gunflint Trail outfitter

Summer has arrived--

The lakes are up to their top spring level (we had lots of snow over the winter), the fishing has been great, guests are seeing
moose, eagles, and beaver. The BWCA is all lush with the fresh spring leaves and wildflowers, and the waterfalls are

It is time to reserve your permit for a summer BWCA or Quetico Park canoe trip. There are permits available for most entry points
at the moment but some the the popular days of the summer will cap out in coming weeks. Just give us a call at 1-800-328-3325
and we will get the planning started. Bonnie and Sheryl, our outfitting managers, will find out what your interests are-fishing,
scenery, adventure, wild life, etc., the length of time you have for a trip, your experience level and your ambition level. Then they
will start to make recommendations for a canoe trip route with you, which will eventually lead to their reserving your permit
with the US Forest Service, and then the rest of the planning can continue as it is convenient with you for your BWCA canoe trip..

We have an exciting announcement--we are the exclusive outfitter for Camp Chow foods, a new line
of very tasty dehydrated and dried food that is being made locally. We are incorporating many of their
meals in our menu and they have some of the tastiest foods we have ever sampled.

Gunflint Trail Outfitter with complete rentals

One of our featured canoe trip packages

A 5 day BWCA Canoe Trip Package

A great trip for a group of adult friends, or a father- son canoe trip

Fathers and sons repeatedly say to us that their canoe trips have been the highlights of
their time together. They get to share some undivided time with each other and those
moments seem to be rare at home, between electronics, jobs, friends, activities, school, etc.
Here the big challenge might be who can catch the biggest fish for dinner, or who can see a moose
first. Then after dinner you sit around the campfire and have some quality time together, with
nothing to disturb the thoughts of the moment.

This package includes your first night in a bunkhouse here at Gunflint so you have time to do your route planning with us,
get your travel permit, and do your final repacking. A big tasty dinner is also included that first night in the main lodge.
Then you head out on a 4 night/5 day canoe trip into the BWCA, with a custom planned route that we have mutually worked out.
Upon your returjn you are welcome to a complimentary overnight in a bunkhouse if you want to clean up and get a good nights
sleep before you head home in the morning.

5 day/4 night Package $529.00 per person
Your wilderness permit and the sales tax are additional

BWCA Canoe Trips along the Gunflint Trail

More information about all our services and trip options are available by clicking on one of the
links below:

General Rates   Route Suggestions   Canoe Trip Equipment   Group Getaways


Gunflint Northwoods Outfitters
143 South Gunflint Lake
Grand Marais, MN 55604
Phone: 218.388.2296
Toll Free: 888.226.6346
Fax: 218.388.9429

National outfitters including Gunflint in the BWCAW
We are honored to be a member of the Adventure Gateway Group, which is made
up of 12 of the leading Adventure Travel companies in the United States. If you have an
interest in a water adventure in other areas of the country you can click on the logo.

Our next door sister company, Gunflint Lodge , offers winter adventure packages for dog sledding, snowshoeing, and
crosscountry skiing, overlooking Gunflint Lake with lake side fireplace cabins with all the amenities. Summer vacations
include horseback riding, canopy tour, fishing, canoeing, kayaking, stand up boards, guided naturalist activities, hiking,
and a variety of dining options.

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