• A mid-afternoon veiw down the expanse of Isle Royale National Park.  Photo taken from the Mount Ojibway Fire Tower.

    Isle Royale

    National Park Michigan

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    All waters and lands within the boundary of Isle Royale National Park have been closed to the use of unmanned aircraft including radio-controlled airplanes, hexacopters, and similar items. More »


The National Park Service strives to keep the public informed about its news, accomplishments, special event, and employee recognition.

Isle Royale provides news releases to local and regional newspapers. Current and past news releases are also posted on this website.

For all inquiries, call the park headquarters at 906-482-0984 or by e-mail.

Did You Know?

View of the Greenstone Ridge Trail in the fall from the Ojibway Fire Tower.

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.