Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Isle Royale National Park
Following guidance from the White House, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), State of Michigan, and local public health authorities, Isle Royale is increasing recreational access to the park. The National Park Service (NPS) is working servicewide with federal, state, and local public health authorities to closely monitor the COVID-19 pandemic and using a phased approach to increase access on a park-by-park basis.
Welcome to Isle Royale during COVID-19
If you are not fully vaccinated, wearing a mask is required in federal buildings and an crowded spaces on federal land. When there is substanial or high transmission in the local community, masks will be required indoors.
COVID-19 Isle Royale Press Releases
COVID-19 Transportation Changes
COVID-19 Recreational Activity Changes
Impact on NPS Facilities and Services
Visitors can be assured that facilities and service providers in national parks continue to monitor conditions and maintain high standards related to the health and wellness of staff and visitors. Park and concession staff are working to maintain clean and healthy facilities in parks in accordance with CDC guidance.
CDC Coronavirus Precautions
Following CDC guidance, NPS Public Health Service Officers recommend that everyone should take the following routine precautions:
Last updated: August 11, 2021