Caribou Rock Trail

The Caribou Rock Trail is a 1.5 - 7 mile hike.  The first 3/4 of a mile takes you to an overlook of West Bearskin lake.  Continue on about another mile and you will be overlooking Moss Lake.  Continue on through some rugged and scenic terrain to Stairway Portage and Rose Lake. ( The last portion of this trail is in the BWCAW, you will need a permit.)

At a Glance

Permit Info: For the Last portion of this trail you will be in the BWCAW, a permit is required.
Usage: Light-Medium
Closest Towns: Grand Marais

General Information


Take the Gunflint Trail (Cook County Road 12) about 29 miles, turn on Hungry Jack Road (County Road 65) follow signs to trail head.


Parking lot at trail head.


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