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 »
Firewood restrictions require visitors to purchase firewood from an approved Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) firewood vendor. Firewood may not be brought in from unapproved vendors. This is to protect forest health and prevent the spread of invasive pests. For more information about these restrictions and a list of approved vendors, visit the Minnesota DNR website.
Collecting wood for campfires is allowed only if the wood is DEAD and DOWNED. Do not cut down any tree in the park, living or dead, for firewood.
Also, read more about the Emerald Ash Borer and ways you can help prevent the spread of this exotic invasive species.
Did You Know?
Voyageurs National Park is home to several wolf packs. Listen for their distinctive howl or look for fresh tracks in the winter.