View the Partial Solar Eclipse at Voyageurs National Park
Contact: Tawnya Schoewe, 218-283-6670
Using special filters to look directly at the sun, join a "Dark" Ranger at the Rainy Lake Visitor Center to view the partial solar eclipse.
Meet at the visitor center parking lot on Sunday, May 20, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. This program is weather dependent. To find out if the program is being held, call the Rainy Lake Visitor Center at 218-286-5258 before 5:00 p.m.
This program is sponsored by Voyageurs National Park Association. No fee or registration is required to attend. Recommended ages 10 and up.
About the National Park Service: More than 20,000 National Park Service employees care for America's 395 national parks and work with communities across the nation to help preserve local history and create close-to-home recreational opportunities. Learn more at www.nps.gov .
Did You Know?
You can see the park just as the voyageurs did over 200 years ago. Each summer the park offers guided trips aboard a 26-foot North Canoe.