To make a reservation
Click here to download the PDF form. (2 part process - submit form then make payment)
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Once you have filled out your reservation form and submitted it, you can
Pay your deposit online by clicking here:
You will receive an auto reply when the form is submitted.
You can also fill out our Free Trip Guide: click here (for customized information)
Other Reservation Information:
Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness Permit Phone Reservations 877.550.6777or
Online Reservations or Mail In Reservations
To purchase your Minnesota fishing license online: https://www3.wildlifelicense.com/mn/
Quetico Park Phone Reservations 888.668.7275
U.S. Immigration 218.720.5207 / U.S. Customs 218.720.5201
Quetico Provincial Park Reservations 888.668.7275
Download Applications/Instructions for Canadian Remote Border Crossing Permits (RABC)
Canadian Immigration 807.274.3815 | Canadian Customs 807.274.3655
Ontario fishing license (Quetico): https://www2.on.wildlifelicense.com/start.php
2012 BWCAW Permit Reservation Update:
Jim Sanders, Forest Supervisor for the Superior National Forest has decided to implement changes to the lottery and reservation system for the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness (BWCAW).
For 2012, the lottery will be retained for Fall Lake entry points D (Fall Lake & Beyond) and 24 (Fall Lake) and Moose Lake entry points F (Moose-Newfound-Sucker), G (Moose-Prairie-Basswood) and 25 (Moose Lake). People wanting day use motor, overnight motor, and overnight paddle permits for these entry points can continue to use the lottery to make their reservations as they have in the past. All other entry point reservations will be made on a first-come, first-served basis shortly after the lottery is run.
Lottery applications can be made starting from 12:01 am CT on December 19, 2011 to 11:59 pm CT on January 19, 2012. The lottery will run on January 20th. Reservations for all entry points can be made on a first-come, first-served basis starting January 25that 9:00 am central time.
Reservations can be made at www.recreation.gov or by calling 1-877-444-6777.