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Full Moon Hike at Voyageurs National Park

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Date: February 27, 2012
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?

Grey Precambrian schist with bands of white quartz, NPS

The rocks you see at Voyageurs National Park are older than those found at the bottom of the Grand Canyon.