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!

Painting of a moose encounter on the Stoll Trail.

Artist-In-Residence Program

Applications for the 2017 Artist-in-Residence Program are accepted starting January 2 and must be postmarked by Thursday, February 16.

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

Share Your Photos with Us on Instagram!

Use #isleroyalenps for a chance to be featured! This incredible photo of the Ranger III in Rock Harbor was taken by Robert deJonge.

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

Read the 2016 Greenstone Park Newspaper

Trip planning information and current news and events for 2016.

Boardwalk Trail Through Ferns

Your Fees at Work

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

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

800 East Lakeshore Drive
Houghton, MI 49931

Phone:

(906) 482-0984

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