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September 21, 2015
Voyageurs National Park Announces Fall Visitor Center Hours and Fall Color Update
Voyageurs National Park visitor centers begin new fall operations this weekend.

September 03, 2015
Voyageurs National Park Welcomes 4th Grade Students Through Every Kid In a Park Initiative
Voyageurs National Park invites all 4th grade students to visit the park as part of the White House’s new Every Kid in a Park program.

August 05, 2015
2015 Bald Eagle Nesting Areas Reopened In Voyageurs National Park
Six of the park’s 276 developed visitor use camping and houseboat sites that were affected by temporary closures in May to protect bald eagle nesting pairs are now reopened for public use.

July 21, 2015
Voyageurs National Park Announces the Opening of the Rainy Lake Recreation Trail
Voyageurs National Park is pleased to announce the opening of the Rainy Lake Recreation Trail.

May 04, 2015
Voyageurs National Park Completes 2015 Moose Population Survey
Wildlife biologists at Voyageurs National Park recently completed an aerial survey of the park's moose population in Feb/Mar 2015.

April 23, 2015
NPS Announces Centennial Challenge Projects Cost Share Partnerships grow $10 Million appropriation to $26 Million
From trail repairs to new wayside interpretive panels, road and bridge repairs and restoring the most photographed barn in America, the National Park Service this week announced $26 million for more than 100 initiatives that will help parks prepare for centennial visitors.

April 22, 2015
Voyageurs National Park Celebrates 40th Birthday at Target Field
On April 19th, Minnesota Twins fans and National Park supporters cheered the Twins to a victory over the Cleveland Indians and celebrated Voyageurs National Park's 40th birthday.

April 06, 2015
Voyageurs National Park Joins National Find Your Park Movement
National Park Week 2015 Encourages Everyone To Find Your Park

March 13, 2015
Voyageurs National Park Celebrates 40 Years
This April, the nation celebrates Voyageurs’ 40th birthday. 2015 also marks the 50th anniversary of Voyageurs’ founding nonprofit partner, Voyageurs National Park Association. Together, the park and its partner will celebrate this anniversary and thank their many visitors, supporters, partners, and volunteers with a full year of special events.

February 17, 2015
New Poster Just Released at Voyageurs National Park
A new poster and postcard that highlights Voyageurs National Park’s 40th anniversary is now available for purchase.

July 02, 2014
Voyageurs National Park Announces Hike to Health Program
Voyageurs National Park is pleased to announce a new program for all ages - Hike to Health; Trails Passport Program.

April 08, 2014
Voyageurs National Park’s Reservation and Fee Program Is Underway
Voyageurs National Park’s new reservation/fee amenity program is up and running on

February 28, 2014
Voyageurs National Park Association Makes and Marks History A $150,000 Landmark Grant For Voyaguers National Park
Voyageurs National Park Association announces a threeyear Landmark Grant commitment to Voyageurs National Park.

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