Gather your family and friends and join a park ranger for a guided snowshoe hike in Voyageurs National Park. Learn the basics of snowshoeing, the history of the first snowshoes, and explore a different park habitat each week.
Saturday, January 25, 2014, 2:00 to 3:30 pm
Saturday, February 1, 2014, 2:00 to 3:30 pm
Saturday, February 8, 2014, 2:00 to 3:30 pm
Saturday, February 15, 2014, 2:00 to 3:30 pm
Saturday, February 22, 2014, 2:00 to 3:30 pm
Bring your own snowshoes or borrow a free pair from the Rainy Lake Visitor Center. Participants should meet inside the visitor center prior to the start of the hike. No fee or registration is required to attend.
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