Voyageurs National Park has more than 270 campsites, houseboat sites, and day use sites within its boundaries. All of these sites offer outstanding amenities for your national park experience.
Frontcountry Tent Camping Requirements
Backcountry Watercraft and Backcountry Tent Camping Requirements
How do I make a reservation?
Online at www.recreation.gov. When making an online reservation:
Need more assistance? View step-by-step directions on 'Making a Campsite Reservation'.
By phone at 1-877-444-6777.
March 1- October 31
November 1- February 28
How much does it cost?
Where do I get a permit?
Where can I find a map of the campsites?
Voyageurs National Park has partnered with National Geographic who now publishes the official camping map. This map shows the most up-to-date campsites within the park and may be purchased at any of the park's three visitor centers or by going to www.jnpa.com.
View photos of all tent campsites within the park.
What if I get delayed and cannot check-in by 3:00 pm?
What if I need to leave the site earlier than planned?
Permit holders may leave their site before the end of their reserved time. However, no refunds will be given and permits are non-transferable.
How do I cancel a reservation?
Cancellations must be made by phone to Recreation.gov. Call 1-877-444-6777 to cancel a reservation. You cannot call a park office to make a cancellation or a change in your reservation. Fee applies; see below.
How will I know if a site is reservable?
All tent sites are reservable sites
What if I get to the park and I don't have a reservation?
If this occurs after regular visitor center hours, alternative camping must be located outside the park until the centers reopen the following day. There are nearby State Forest Campgrounds or locally owned campgrounds available - see park newspaper The Rendezvous for accommodations.
Can I stay at a Non Designated site?
Is day use allowed at reservable sites?
Yes, if the site is unoccupied, visitors may Day Use until 2:00 pm.
What will the park do with the fees collected?