Island Conditions as of 5/16/13
The snow is gradually leaving and the inland lakes are opening up. South facing slopes are 25% or less snow covered, while north facing slopes are starting to see more bare ground. As conditions improve standing water will be common. More »
Be A Junior Ranger
Children 6 to 12 years of age can participate in the exciting and challenging Junior Ranger Program, which takes a day or two to complete. Children work with their parents and rangers to solve the riddles of life on Isle Royale. The program will highly challenge the minds of all children who become involved. Graduates are awarded a badge and certificate by a ranger.
Did You Know?
The Greenstone Ridge, which forms the backbone of Isle Royale, is thought by many geologist to be a portion of the largest lava flow on earth.