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5 Day BWCA Trip – Voyageur Highway

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5 Day BWCA Trip – Voyageur Highway

CAMPING · JULY 7, 2019 Back in March, my Uncle Terry who runs our sister camp, Camp Birchwood for Girls, asked me if I had any interest in leading a 5 Day BWCA trip for a group of seven girls and one co-leader. I believe my answer was, “heck yeah!” The plan was to do the Voyageur Highway, which was a common trade route the French-Canadian Voyageurs paddled long ago. I had done a route slightly south of the Voyageur Highway years ago but never the actual Highway. After having completed the trip, I would absolutely recommend it to everyone...

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