Voyageurs National Park Winter Ice and Trail Conditions Report for December 17, 2014

Changing temperature conditions and lack of snow cover have slowed winter trail progress. The green trail from Rainy Lake/Franks Bay to Kabetogama Lake/Crane Lake is open and staked. Lake ice and overland portages have minimal snow cover, causing slick lake surfaces and rough portages. Use caution while traveling along the […]

61 Acres Added to Voyageurs National Park

This week, 61 acres were permanently protected within Voyageurs National Park. The land, located on the Kempton Channel of Rainy Lake, encompasses boreal forest and several hundred feet of sand beach shoreline. The site is on the north side of a 75,000 acre roadless area, the Kabetogama Peninsula, which provides habitat […]