Voyageurs Entrance Fee - Free
There is no fee to enter Voyageurs National Park; enjoy your visit!
All tent campsites within Voyageurs National Park require a reservation fee and nightly amenity fees.
All houseboats, sailboats, and cabin cruisers (defined as registered vessels that contain sleeping facilities, cooking and food storage facilities, and a no-discharge toilet) require a permit for overnights in Voyageurs National Park.
Tour Boat Reservations
Ranger-led boat tours require a fee at Voyageurs National Park.
Your Fees Benefit the Park
The fees you may pay when visiting Voyageurs National Park make a difference! We participate in the Congressionally-authorized Federal Recreation Lands Enhancement Act (FLREA). In Voyageurs, 96 percent of the fee revenue collected in the park stays here to help fund park projects related to the fee program.
Special Use Permits (SUP)
All activities considered to either be a special event or special park use activities (including but not limited to: public gatherings, weddings, sporting events, and other special events) are required to obtain a Special Use Permit (SUP).
Tour Boat Charters
The park's tour boats are available for charter through a Special Use Permit.
Commercial Use Authorizations (Buisness Permits)
To conduct business in the park (e.g., private tour boat charters, fishing guide services, water taxis, boat rental), you must obtain an active Commercial Use Authorization (CUA).
Last updated: February 18, 2021