Summer 2020 Canoe Trips

JOIN-ON Women’s Canoe Trips 

BWCA camping outfit ready to paddleIt’s never too early to book a fully outfitted/professionally guided 2020 Boundary Waters canoe camping adventure with Women’s Wilderness Discovery. For an incredibly reasonable $165 per day/per adult you’re covered with all trail gear, gourmet food, permit reservation & user fees, and your professional, knowledgeable guide! BWCAW entry permits are required and become available to reserve beginning January 29, 2020. So plan those fabulous canoe trip dates EARLY because reservations for the summer season fill quickly. Don’t delay! Contact Women’s Wilderness Discovery today. Let us create the canoe trip you’ve been dreaming of with dates that work for you and your group of friends or family members. Don’t have a ready-made group of your own? You can kick-off a Join-On trip! Just choose your trip dates, then let us know you’d like to open the trip for other women to join. What a great way to meet new friends! Or simply book one of our Join-On Canoe Trip offerings listed below. Each Boundary Waters wilderness trip is limited to 8 campers plus your guide.

Click the ‘Cost’ tab for more details and feel free to contact us to book or ask questions.  Be sure to sign up for our newsletter to be notified of future trips and other news!

** Spring/Summer 2020 Women’s JOIN-ON Canoe Trips**  

Our group limit is 8 campers and includes fully outfitted gear, customized food plan, all USFS user fees, and your professional guide. Refer to our ‘Cost’ page for youth pricing. Boundary Waters entry permits are required and become available to reserve January 29, 2020. Book your trip early for the best selection of wilderness entry points ~ reserved on a ‘first come first served’ basis!

SPECIAL NOTE: We are in uncharted waters with COVID19. Shelter-at-home directives continue to be in flux. We encourage you to hunker down, stay safe and healthy, and we’ll see what June 2020 in the wilderness brings. Stay tuned for updates.

*JUNE 18 Thur-21 Sun, $660/adult, 3 nights~4 days (max 8 campers) Celebrate Summer Solstice in a wildly wonderful place!

*JUNE 24 Wed-29 Mon, $990/adult, 5 nights~6 days (max 8 campers)

*JULY 29 Wed-AUG 2 Sun, $825/adult, 4 nights~5 days (max 8 campers)

*AUGUST 4 Tue-9 Sun, $990/adult, 5 nights~6 days (max 8 campers)

*SEPTEMBER 13 Sun-17 Thur, $1,350 estimated/adult, 4 nights~5 days (max 8 campers) Experience the Quetico wilderness to the north of our BWCAW in Canada! A current passport & completed RABC (Rural Area Border Crossing) paperwork required well in advance of this trip. Contact Us early about this opportunity!

*SEPTEMBER 19 Sat-24 Thur, $990/adult, 5 nights~6 days (max 8 campers) Embrace the start of autumn on this trip…stunning fall colors, crisp nights, a great season for spotting wildlife!

*SEPTEMBER 20, 21, & 22…Multi-Day Trips & Guesthouse Package! $470/adult (max 8 trippers) This unique wilderness canoe experience will start at a different BWCAW entry point each day. After a delightful 8 hour day, including lunch on trail, you’ll return to the comfort of our fully-appointed Guesthouse and all the amenities that downtown Ely, MN has to offer.

Prefer to choose your own dates for a multi-day canoe trip, and travel with friends, or family members?  We’re always happy to custom craft a trip! Or perhaps booking a day trip better fits your schedule while visiting Ely, MN. Call or email to discuss the possibilities. Our 2020 summer canoe season is already booking… Contact us today!

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