Angleworm Hiking Trail

  

The Angleworm Lake Trail is a 12 mile hike that loops around Angleworm Lake. Most of this primitive trail is within the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. Map and compass skills are recommended for users of this trail.

At a Glance

Reservations: Not required. See permit info below. 
Permit Info: Permits are required year round for day and overnight travel throughout the BWCAW.
Restrictions:

For rules and regulations, see the BWCAW Trip Planning Guide.  

Closest Towns: Ely, MN
Water: Boil or filter your water
Restroom: Pit toilets at campsites
Operated By: USDA Forest Service
Information Center: Kawishiwi Ranger District, 218-365-7600 

General Information

Directions:

From Ely, head North on St. Louis County Road 116 (the Echo Trail) for 17 miles. Follow signs to trailhead and parking lot.


Parking:

Parking lot at the trailhead.


Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities


Hiking

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Backpacking

Permit required?: Y

Day Hiking

Permit required?: Y


https://www.fs.usda.gov/recarea/superior/recreation/camping-cabins/recarea/?recid=41661&actid=51