Your Invitation to a Superior Wilderness Experience

Explore a rugged, isolated island, far from the sights and sounds of civilization. Surrounded by Lake Superior, Isle Royale offers unparalleled solitude and adventures for backpackers, hikers, boaters, kayakers, canoeists and scuba divers. Here, amid stunning scenic beauty, you'll find opportunities for reflection and discovery, and make memories that last a lifetime.

Rugged Isle Royale coastline with blue water, shallow reefs, forest, and rocks.

2017 Park Entrance Fees

New for 2017, Isle Royale now charges a daily $7 per person entrance fee. All Federal Recreation Passes waive this fee. Get details!

Wood Frog in water pool

Inventory & Monitoring

"Frog loggers" record amphibian sounds around Isle Royale. Learn more about the Great Lakes Inventory & Monitoring Network.

Vast expanse of calm, blue water stretches from the shoreline of the island to Canada.

Share Your Photos on Instagram!

Use #isleroyalenps on Instagram for a chance for your island photo to be featured.

Multiple photos of wildlife, plants, and people on Isle Royale with the words

Read the 2017 Greenstone Park Newspaper

The Greenstone newspaper is the one-stop trip planning guide for visiting Isle Royale.

Boardwalk Trail Through Ferns

Your Fees at Work

What park improvement projects have your fees funded? Check out a project list by year.

Last updated: April 14, 2017

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

800 East Lakeshore Drive
Houghton, MI 49931


(906) 482-0984

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