High Water Alert
Due to excessive amounts of rain fall, lake levels within the park have been rising. Caution! This has placed all park docks and some launch ramps underwater making for hazardous conditions. 31 of 51 reservable sites have been closed until further notice. More »
Welcome to Environmental Education at Voyageurs National Park
Linking the preservation of Voyageurs to the conservation of your backyard and community.We invite your school, you, and your students to participate in the park's environmental education program. If you would like to discuss the program more in-depth contact the Interpretation Division at 218-283-6670.
Voyageurs National Park offers environmental education programs, pre-school through sixth grade, at the park and in the classroom.
Education Program ProspectusNational parks provide outstanding outdoor classrooms that support and enhance your learning objectives in the classroom. The Environmental Education Interpreter at Voyageurs National Park conducts curriculum-based education programs that use this pristine landscape as a teaching tool for a variety of disciplines.
These programs encourage students to explore, experience, and engage in the learning process. Programs take place at the Rainy Lake Visitor Center within Voyageurs National Park. All programs are aligned with Minnesota State Science Standards.For a complete listing of programs available, download the Environmental Education Prospectus (PDF).
Did You Know?
You can make a voyageur trinket, stamp a track or try on voyageurs clothing at a children's corner in a park visitor center.