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Ranger-led Snowshoe Hikes Offered at Voyageurs National Park through Mid-March

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Date: February 21, 2014
Contact: Tawnya Schoewe, 218-283-6670

INTERNATIONAL FALLS, MN:Gather your family and friends and join a park ranger for a guided snowshoe hike in Voyageurs National Park. Learn the basics of snowshoeing, the history of the first snowshoes, and explore a different park habitat each week.

Saturday, February 22, 2014, 2:00 to 3:30 pm

Saturday, March 1, 2014, 2:00 to 3:30 pm

Saturday, March 8, 2014, 2:00 to 3:30 pm

Saturday, March 15, 2014, 2:00 to 3:30 pm

Bring your own snowshoes or borrow a free pair from the Rainy Lake Visitor Center. Participants should meet inside the visitor center prior to the start of the hike. No fee or registration is required to attend.

 

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Did You Know?

close-up view of showy ladyslipper orchid, Minnesota's state flower

You can view yellow and showy ladyslipper orchids outside of the Kabetogama Visitor Center in Voyageurs National Park. Blooms typically occur in late spring or early summer. Call ahead for details.