Alerts & Conditions


working in yellow coat clears down tree on snow covered trail

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Current Trail Updates and Safety Information

The most up-to-date conditions can be found on this page or by visiting Voyageurs National Park's Facebook page.Voyageurs National Park Facebook page is a public page. One does not have to have an account to access and view postings.

If you are on the snowmobile trails, ride with caution. There are some rough patches, especially near snow drifts. There are a couple of small pressure ridges on Kabetogama that have been marked with "Caution Ahead" and orange stakes. Please be aware when approaching these markers
Official trail report for January 20, 2022

Snowmobile Trails: International Falls to Kettle Falls (Purple Trail) – Not Open Rainy Lake/Black Bay to Kabetogama Lake to Ash River (Green Trail) – Open, portages are groomed, lake is not groomed Ash River to Crane Lake (Green Trail) – Open, and groomed Chain of Lakes (Dashed Black Trail) – Open, and groomed Ash River to Kettle Falls (Yellow Trail) – Open, and groomed East Namakan Lake to Sand Point Lake (Blue Trail) – Not Open Ice Roads: Rainy Lake Ice Road – Open to Black Bay ski trail Rainy Lake Dryweed Loop - Not Open Kabetogama Lake Ice Road – Open to the sledding hill Kabetogama Lake Ice Road West and East Spur Roads - Not open Ski Trails: Kabetogama Area: Echo Bay Ski Trail – Open, First loop packed and tracked Rainy Lake Area: Rainy Lake Rec Trail - Open, Packed and Tracked Black Bay Ski Trail – Open, Packed not tracked. Tilson Connector Trail – Open, packed and tracked Snowshoe Trails: Rainy Lake Area:
Rainy Lake Recreation Trail – Open Oberholtzer Trail – Open
Black Bay Beaver Pond Trail – Open Ash River Area:
KabAsh Trail – Open
Blind Ash Bay Trail – Open Sullivan Bay Trail – Open Kabetogama Lake Recreation Area: Sledding Hill - Open Ice Rink - Not Open

Check out safety tips for exploring Voyageurs National Park while on land or by boat.

Last updated: January 20, 2022

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International Falls , MN 56649



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