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. Some reservable sites have been closed until further notice. More »
Plan A Field Trip
National 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 click on the Environmental Education Prospectus (PDF).
Did You Know?
Your choice in fishing tackle can have an effect on park wildlife. It takes only one lead sinker to kill a loon. Non-lead alternatives are available in local stores and at Voyageurs National Park visitor centers.