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.

*Reservations for the 2017 season can be made starting May 15th, 2017 at 10 am (EST).

*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- September 4, 2017
Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
10 am- 3:30 pm

*Please check back for fall programing.

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 20, 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!

Wildlife Viewing by Canoe
Enjoy a tranquil canoe trip while keeping an eye out for wildlife. Paddlers of all skill levels welcome. Minimum age is 5. We recommend participants know how to swim. Weather dependent. Reservations recommended. Call (218) 875-2111. Free.

June 26- August 18, 2017
Monday, Thursday
2 pm- 4 pm


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 1- August 20, 2017
8:30 pm- 9:30 pm

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Voyageurs National Park Headquarters
360 Hwy 11 East

International Falls, MN 56649


(218) 283-6600

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