In 2016, the National Park Service celebrates its Centennial anniversary. Voyageurs National Park Association’s Centennial Celebration at Surly Brewing’s Scheid Hall was an opportunity to celebrate locally during National Park Week, and for guests to learn more about and support Voyageurs. Over 200 people attended the event on April 18th which […]
A new National Park Service (NPS) report shows that 238,313 visitors to Voyageurs National Park in 2015 spent over $18 million in communities near the park. That spending supported 301 jobs in the local area. “Voyageurs National Park welcomes visitors from across the country and around the world,” said Acting […]
Conservation leaders from across the country today celebrated the passage of legislation in the US Senate that would permanently reauthorize the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF). The provision was included in the Energy Policy Modernization Act, which passed the Senate on a vote of 85-12. Today’s Senate action marks […]
In celebration of National Park Week and the National Park Service’s 100th Birthday, Voyageurs invites you to participate in an afternoon of free family-friendly activities and earn your Centennial Junior Ranger badge! Details here.
Children in kindergarten and first grade may create a birthday card in honor of the 100th Anniversary of the National Park Service. Children in second through sixth grade are invited to participate by creating a drawing and writing a short passage related to this year’s theme: Find Your Park […]