Camping in the BWCA and Quetico


Around Camp is where visitors can share stories, recipes and ideas for camping in Quetico Park and the Boundary Waters.


If anyone's looking for BWCA outtfitters, here a quick list of BWCA outfitting and outfitters that serve various BWCA entry points. More BWCA information

Read canoe camping stories shared by other QuietJourney visitors and become the ultimate "duffer" by tagging along. You can also find trip reports in the Current Conditions & Trip Reports section of the discussion forums.

Find delicious (and easy) camping recipes shared by visitors to Quetico and the BWCA. Our first journeys into Quetico and the Boundary Waters wilderness are not exactly remembered for their culinary delights. Camp meals improved considerably after a few trips but we are always on the lookout for something better. Here are some of our favorite campfire recipes.

Wilderness Greeting Cards

Show everyone what the middle of nowhere looks like with our Virtual Greeting Card Creator. Give your "Wilderness Impaired" friends who never paddle, much less visit BWCA, Quetico web sites like this one, a taste of what they're missing.


Participate in our BWCA / Quetico canoe camping surveys, or check out the most recent official Quetico Provincial Park Survey done in 2002
General Visitor Survey
Canoe Camper Survey
Single Question Surveys

Bear sightings
Bear Watch - A list of recent bear sightings in Quetico and the BWCAW. Bears are opportunistic omnivores. If they're successful once, chances are they will be returning to that campsite for a while. Sometimes it's nice to know...

QuietJourney Trading Post - There's currently not much left but tee shirts.

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