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August 26, 2015
Voyageurs National Park Presents The Ghosts of Voyageurs
For the third straight year, join Voyageurs National Park staff for an evening lantern-lit journey across the grounds of the Rainy Lake Visitor Center.

August 14, 2015
The National Park Service Turns 99 – Come Celebrate at Voyageurs National Park
The National Park Service (NPS) turns 99! Come celebrate with Voyageurs National Park Association (VNPA), and park staff at the Kabetogama Lake Visitor Center, Tuesday August 25, 2015 from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm.

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.

August 05, 2015
Annual Voyageurs National Park Association’s Fall Volunteer Rendezvous - September 11 and 12
Get outside and have some fun with friends. Help clear trails, plant trees, meet fun people, and explore Voyageurs National Park at the annual two-day volunteer event. September

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.

June 19, 2015
Voyageurs National Park Bald Eagle Survey Directs New Change in Site Closure During Third Survey
Voyageurs National Park biologists conducted a third bald eagle occupancy survey to check on the status of occupied breeding territories and search for late incubating pairs.

May 21, 2015
Voyageurs National Park Bald Eagle Survey Directs Changes in Site Closures
Voyageurs National Park biologists conducted a second bald eagle occupancy survey to check on the status of occupied breeding territories and search for late incubating pairs.

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 27, 2015
Voyageurs National Park Reminds Visitors Reservations are Required For Tent Camping
Voyageurs National Park staff would like to remind all park visitors that reservations are required for tent camping within the park.

April 27, 2015
2015 Bald Eagle Nesting Areas Protected in Voyageurs National Park
Voyageurs National Park biologists conducted aerial surveys to determine the number and location of bald eagle nesting pairs present in the park

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 www.recreation.gov.

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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