Kabetogama Lake Area Programs and Tours

Amik tour boat docked in front of the Kabetogama Lake Visitor Center
Explore Kabetogama Lake and Namakan Lake aboard the Amik.
Front View of the Kettle Falls Hotel
Take a cruise to Kettle Falls and immerse yourself into the history.


Amik Tour Boat Schedule

All Voyageur and Amik tour boat reservations are handled by Recreation.gov and can be made, in advance either online or by telephone. Please see the Voyageur National Park Boat Tour Reservation page for more information about this system.

*All programs subject-to-change, please check back for the most up-to-date program schedule.

Kettle Falls Cruise (accessible)

Voyage to historic Kettle Falls Hotel and Dam. Spend 2 hours on land to dine at the hotel, enjoy a picnic lunch, or explore the hotel and nearby dam. Tour fees do not include meals. Adult $40, Child $20, Toddler (2 and under) $3. Reservations recommended. (6-passenger minimum)

June 25- August 31, 2017
Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
10 am- 3:30 pm

September 1- 22, 2017
Sunday, Monday, Friday
10 am- 3:30 pm

Visitors paddling in a North Canoe
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Canoe Programs

North Canoe
Paddle back in history aboard a 26-foot North Canoe. Learn the voyageur paddle salute and explore the life of a voyageur. Minimum age is 5, paddling required, and weather dependent. Reservations recommended. Call (218) 875-2111. Free.

June 27- August 24, 2017
Tuesday, Thursday
10:30 am- 12 noon

Looking for a sneak peak of a North Canoe tour? Check out the North Canoe Promo video!


Other Naturalist-led Programs

Twilight Walk into the Past
Join park staff as they portray a historic character from the region's past. Let the whispers of a different time come alive. Meet at the Woodenfrog Refectory. Call (218) 875-2111. Free.

July 9- August 27, 2017
8:30 pm- 9:30 pm

Campfire Ranger Talk
Gather around the welcoming glow of a campfire for an evening of stories, science, and history of the evening sky. Meet at the Woodenfrog Refectory. In case of inclement weather, this program will move indoors. Call (218) 875-2111. Free

This program has concluded for the summer, please check back Spring 2018.

Stargazing and Stories
Meet a ranger at the Woodenfrog Refectory to explore the science, stories, and wonders of a Voyageurs night sky. If conditions are overcast, this program may be changed to a campfire ranger talk. Call (218) 875-2111. Free.

August 23 & 30, 2017
8:30 pm- 9:30 pm

Last updated: August 21, 2017

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Voyageurs National Park Headquarters
360 Hwy 11 East

International Falls, MN 56649


(218) 283-6600

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