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Full Moon Hike at Voyageurs National Park
Contact: Tawnya Schoewe, 218-283-6670
Join Ranger Naturalist Kim Reich for a full moon hike along the Oberholtzer Trail (snowshoes provided). First, meet inside the Rainy Lake Visitor Center for a short program on moon phases. After the hike, enjoy a warm campfire with friends.
Meet at the Rainy Lake Visitor Center on Friday, March 9, 2012. The program runs from 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. No early birds please. Recommended for ages 7 and up.
This program is sponsored by Voyageurs National Park Association. No fee or registration is required to attend.
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Did You Know?
Voyageurs National Park experienced a large, lightning-ignited fire on the Kabetogama Peninsula in 2004. This young eagle survived the fire and returned to its former nesting tree in time for park researchers to take this photo!