• 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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  • Unmanned aircraft including hobbyists

    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 »

Boater Camping Request

Boater travels westerly on the Rock Harbor Channel
Boater travels westerly on the Rock Harbor Channel
Evening approaches as boaters return to dock

Click here for instructions for making a request for campsites, anchorages, or dock space. If you are using anchorage zones, please view the anchorage zone map by clicking here. To submit on-line boater camping permit request, click here. To make a boater camping request by phone during our business hours, call 906-482-0984.

Please note - for those that do not have a season pass, the on-line submission will require the requestor to called in a credit card payment to cover the park's user fee, $4.00 per person per day - call 906-482-0984, during business hours.

For additional information on boating Isle Royale National Park, please review the park's newspaper and boating information by clicking here.

Did You Know?

Backpackers hike the Greenstone Ridge trail.

Based on wilderness land area, Isle Royale’s Wilderness is the most densely used of all of the National Parks.