John to Royal

Boundary Waters portage
Posted by: Stephen Cowdery
Season/Year: Fall 07
Water Level: low
Length: 62 rods
Rating: easy
Additional Perspectives:

Portage Description:
Portage starts in a small bay, easy, sheltered access. Little elevation."

Lake after portage: Royal
Known campsites: None at all
Lake Description:

Royal Lake. You actually enter via the Royal River, with a significant current flowing eastward. Use caution, especially if not used to paddling in current. The river and its banks present a different scenery than most lakes, dramatic cliffs on the south side of the lake. Reedy at times.

Portage from Royal into:
South Fowl

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