Environmental Education at Voyageurs

This time of year, as temperatures warm, the sounds of spring return to Voyageurs National Park. The emerging leaves rustle in the breeze; loons yodel their return to the lake, and waves lap gently against the shoreline. These natural sounds are interspersed by young voices asking “What kind of tree […]

Centennial Celebration at Voyageurs National Park

On Saturday, June 11, Voyageurs National Park will celebrate the completion of the paved Rainy Lake Recreation Trail with a day of activities at the Rainy Lake Visitor Center. The event will run from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and kicks off with a formal ribbon cutting ceremony. Special guest, […]

Bald Eagle Nesting Areas Protected In Voyageurs National Park

Voyageurs National Park biologists conducted aerial surveys to determine the number and location of bald eagle nesting pairs present in the park. A second occupancy survey will be conducted in mid-May to check on the status of occupied breeding territories and search for late incubating pairs. The park follows the […]

200 People Help VNPA Celebrate National Parks’ Centennial at Surly Brewery

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 […]