• Voyageurs NP Locator Lake Scene


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  • High Water Alert

    Due to excessive amounts of rain fall, lake levels within the park have been rising. Caution! This has placed all park docks and some launch ramps underwater making for hazardous conditions. Some reservable sites have been closed until further notice. More »

Boat Tours and Ranger-led Programs

New for 2010 - The Voyageur tour boat

Guided boat tours provide a comfortable way to explore the park.

Summer and Fall Programs

Voyageurs National Park offers a wide range of guided boat tours and ranger-led programs during the summer and fall, primarily June - September. Programs take place throughout the park, most boat tours departing from the Rainy Lake and Kabetogama Lake Visitor Centers.

Rainy Lake Tour Boat & Program Schedule

Kabetogama Lake Tour Boat & Program Schedule

Ash River Program Schedule

Kettle Falls Program Schedule


Tour Boat Reservations

All Voyageur and Borealis tour boat reservations are handled by Recreation.gov. Reservations can now be made up to 3 months in advance either online or by telephone at 1-877-444-6777.

Did You Know?

An immature bald eagle perches on a branch on its former nesting tree.

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!