Things To Know Before You Come
Before visiting Voyageurs National Park, take some time to read more about important topics.
Voyageurs National Park is a water-based park. Learning how to navigate the lake is important if you are visiting by boat.
A safe trip is a happy trip! Learn about some preventative measures you can take to ensure your safety.
Bears and Food Storage
A variety of wildlife call Voyageurs National Park home, so while you are visiting please remember that your food is for you only. Please use proper food storage techniques and help keep out wildlife, wild and safe.
The weather can change rapidly and severly at anytime of the year. Read about seasonal average temperatures as you plan your trip and check the immediate weather forecast a few days before you come.
Invasive Species Alert
To learn more about how to prevent the spread of invasive species, download and read our Exotic brochures.
For regulations and firewood restrictions, please visit our Laws & Policy page.
Did You Know?
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!