Map 8 covers portions of the southeast Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness (BWCAW). Four canoe entry points are shown on Map 8: Hog Creek (EP 36), Kawishiwi Lake (EP 37), Sawbill Lake (EP 38), and Baker Lake (EP 39).
All lakes within the BWCAW on Map 8 are paddle only, with no motorized watercraft allowed at any time. As is often true in the BWCAW, the farther you travel from an entry point the fewer other paddles you will likely encounter, especially if you cross over large portages along the way.
In addition to excellent lakes, Map 8 offers some of the finest opportunities in the Boundary Waters to paddle beautiful slow moving, winding rivers: the Perent River in the southwest offers good one-way trips to Isabella Lake (on Map 7); the Kawishiwi River provides good travel in the northwest; the Temperance River in the southeast is beautiful; and both the Frost River and Louse River allow