Camping in Gateway Communities

Where can I camp without a boat or watercraft?

All park campsites are only accessible by watercraft. If you are without access to a watercraft there are public and private campgrounds available outside of park boundaries that offer car camping or camper/RV camping.

Public Campgrounds

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) offers two nearby facilities in the Kabetogama and Ash River area:

In the Rainy Lake area, the City of International Falls offers a small campground:

In the Crane Lake area, the Superior National Forest offers:


Private Campgrounds

To learn more about local ammocodations in the gateway communites, visit the following websites offered through local convention and visitor bureaus:

Last updated: March 21, 2021

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

Voyageurs National Park Headquarters
360 Hwy 11 East

International Falls , MN 56649



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