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August 04, 2017
Ranger Program at the Calumet Public Library and Portage Lake District Library
The American landscapes which have become our national parks have challenged us from the first time people encountered them.

August 04, 2017
The Challenges of Isle Royale - Ranger Program at the Calumet Public Library and Portage Lake District Library
The American landscapes which have become our national parks have challenged us from the first time people encountered them.

July 28, 2017
Family Free Day - Thursday August 17 aboard the Ranger III sponsored by the Portage Lake District Library
On August 17, join Isle Royale National Park and the Portage Lake District Library to celebrate the coming end of summer with a family free day aboard the Ranger III. Families may participate in one, two, or all of the scheduled events.

July 19, 2017
August Ranger Programs for Kids at the Portage Lake District Library
Houghton, MI – In August, join an Isle Royale Naitonal Park or Keweenaw National Historical Park ranger for programs celebrating our local national parks. Programs are geared for families and youth ages 5 to 12. Programs are held on Tuesdays at 1 pm and average 45 minutes.

June 17, 2017
Keweenaw Waterway Cruises Aboard the Ranger III
Join Isle Royale National Park aboard the Ranger III for summer 2017 Keweenaw Waterway Cruises.

April 19, 2017
Congratulations to the Summer 2017 Isle Royale Artists-in-Residence
Houghton, MI – Isle Royale National Park is proud to announce the summer 2017 artists-in-residence.

February 28, 2017
Become an Isle Royale Teen Artist
Isle Royale National Park (NP) is now accepting applications for the summer 2017 Isle Royale Teen Artist Exploration. The artistic discovery is geared to all aspiring teen artists who want to develop their art through experiencing wilderness, and is open to all visual and performing artists, writers, and composers ages 13 to 18 at time of participation.

February 17, 2017
Proposed Minnesota Seaplane Service to Isle Royale
Isle Royale National Park is considering a proposal by Isle Royale Seaplanes (IRS) to offer seaplance service from Grand Marais, Minnesota, to Isle Royale.

January 30, 2017
Public Invited to February Open Houses about the Presence of Wolves
The National Park Service (NPS) invites the public to participate in upcoming informational open houses and webinars regarding the proposed draft plan determining whether and how to bring wolves to Isle Royale National Park. The plan and alternatives are described in the draft Environmental Impact Statement to Address the Presence of Wolves on Isle Royale (draft EIS), released on December 16, 2016, and can be found here: https://parkplanning.nps.gov/isrowolves

December 16, 2016
National Park Service Seeks Public Comment on a Draft Environmental Impact Statement to Address the Introduction of Wolves to Isle Royale
Isle Royale National Park (ISRO) released for public review and comment the draft Environmental Impact Statement to Address the Presence of Wolves. (draft EIS). The wolf population has declined to just two wolves in the past five years and scientists believe that natural recovery of the population is unlikely.

December 08, 2016
Summer 2017 Artist-In-Residence Program Call for Entries
Applications for Isle Royale National Park's 2017 Artist-in-Residence Program will be accepted between January 2 and February 16, 2017. This program provides artists the opportunity to become part of a long-established tradition of interpreting national parks through art.

December 06, 2016
Fee Changes for the 2017 Season at Isle Royale National Park
Isle Royale National Park will move forward for the 2017 season with a new entrance fee to replace its existing user fee. The new rates will take effect January 1, 2017 for visitors planning a trip any time after the park opens April 16, 2017.

 

Last updated: October 26, 2016

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