• Voyageurs NP Locator Lake Scene


    National Park Minnesota

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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 »

Plan Your Visit

RLVC picnic area
Rainy Lake Picnic Area

Lakeside of the Rainy Lake Visitor Center


Find out how to travel to the park and download GPS coordinates and maps.

Operating Hours & Seasons

Before you visit, check the hours of operation and seasons for the three visitor centers of Voyageurs National Park.


Fees & Reservations

A wide range of activities are yours to enjoy, but some may require fees and reservations.


Food Storage Locker

Things to Do

Explore the many park activities available to you. Take guided tours, camp, hike, and much more.

Things to Know Before You Come

Every National Park is unique. Be prepared before you come. Learn about the things you should know, like navigating the lakes, food storage, park regulations, firewood restrictions and more.



The park offers a wide variety of brochures. From park history, to wildlife checklists, to invasive species concerns, download the same brochures you can pick up at any visitor center.

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.