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Non-Reservation Camping

All camping within park boundaries is only accessible by watercraft.


Voyageurs National Park will continue to have non-reservation camping available on 240 sites within the park through the 2014 summer season. These sites will require a free camping permit which can be obtained either during the parks visitor centers operating hours or at the self-registration permit boxes located at the park boat launches.

Starting September 15, 2014 a permit through www.recreation.gov will be required. For more information, please see the official press release.


When planning your park camping experience please check the following:

Did You Know?

Students may go for a hike during a fall field trip.

Each year more than 2,500 students visit Voyageurs National Park.