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Backpack Trip – Britton Peak to Caribou Trail

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Backpack Trip – Britton Peak to Caribou Trail

Summary:

Begin your trip with an easy trek to the first campsite, the days ahead will be filled with the scenic overlooks of Oberg mountain and Moose Mountain. The final section of trail parallels the winding Poplar River before descending to dramatic Lake Agnes.Total

Distance – 19.1 miles

Timeframe – 4 days, 3 nights.

Day 1: Britton Peak Trailhead to Springdale Creek Campsite, 1.6 miles
Day 2: Springdale Creek Campsite to East Rollins Creek Campsite, 5.4 miles
Day 3: East Rollins Creek Campsite to East Poplar River Campsite, 7.4 miles
Day 4: East Poplar River Campsite to Caribou Trail Trailhead, 4.3 miles

References:

  • Guide to the Superior Hiking Trail – Seventh Edition pages 173-184. S
  • Superior Hiking Trail map #5.