Voyageurs National Park’s Tent Camping Reservations Start November 15 For The 2015 Summer Season

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Date: November 6, 2014
Contact: Tawnya Schoewe, 218-283-6670
Contact: Chuck Remus, 218-283-6670

International Falls, MN –Park staff would like to remind all visitors that tent camping reservations are now required for all tent campsites within Voyageurs National Park.

The park is currently in the Low Use Season: September 16 through May 14, where there is a $10 charge for the use of but no fee for the site. Visitors to Voyageurs National Park must have a reservation and permit, in hand, prior to entering and tent camping in the park.

The park's High Use Season - May 15, 2015 through September 15, 2015 requires a tent camping reservation and permit, in hand, for any tent campsite within the park. Fees apply.Visitors may go to to make a reservation starting Saturday, November 15, 2014 at 10:00 am EST for the 2015 High Use Season.

If a visitor would like to tent camp the day they enter the park, a reservation must be made in does not reserve same day reservations.Questions may be asked at visitor centers but reservations are highly encouraged in advance.The park is working on installing self-help kiosks at visitor centers for the summer season.

Visitors may make reservations by going online at or by calling the National Call Center at 877-444-6777. Reminder –Ask for Permits &Wilderness, not Camping!

Fall/Winter Visitor Center Hours

Rainy Lake Visitor Center

Open: Tuesdays through Saturdays starting Sunday, September 21, 2014

10:00 am to 4:00 pm –after January 2, 2015 winter hours are until 4:30 pm

Closed: Sundays and Mondays

Kabetogama Lake Visitor Center

Closed for the season on Sunday, September 21, 2014

Ash River Visitor Center

Closed for the season on Sunday, September 21, 2014.

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Last updated: April 10, 2015

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