Voyageurs National Park Hosts Snowshoe Lacing Workshop

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Date: December 30, 2016
Contact: Tawnya Schoewe, 218-283-6670
Contact: Eric Grunwald, 218-286-5258

INTERNATIONAL FALL, MN: Voyageurs National Park will host a snowshoe lacing workshop at the Rainy Lake Visitor Center on Saturday, January 28, 2017 from 10 am - 4 pm.  Senior Naturalist, Jim DeVries, from the Laurentian Environmental Center will guide participants in the art of lacing a pair of snowshoes that are beautiful and functional.
Registration and payment can be made through Voyageurs National Park Association (VNPA) at A fee of $120.00 per participant is required to cover the costs of materials and instruction. There are a minimum number of participants required for the class to occur. Participants will be notified prior to the class if the minimum number has not been reached. Registration is required by Friday, January 13, 2017 to ensure materials will arrive on time.
This workshop is part of the “Winter at Voyageurs Event Series” brought to you by the National Park Service and sponsored by VNPA which seeks to allow everyone the opportunity to enjoy their national park in winter. For more information about the “Winter at Voyageurs Event Series”, please visit the Voyageurs National Park Association website at

Voyageurs National Park Association (VNPA) is a 501c3 nonprofit organization serving as the friends group of Voyageurs National Park. VNPA's mission is to connect people to Voyageurs National Park, enhance the visitor experience, and protect the park for present and future generations. Since the park's establishment, VNPA has served as a partner with the National Park Service in empowering park stewards, implementing special projects with financial and volunteer support, and working to preserve the visitor experience and wild nature of the park for future generations. Learn more at

Last updated: January 5, 2017

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