Happy Birthday Voyageurs National Park!
Although the first proposal to designate the area as a national park occurred in 1891, it wasn't until this day in 1975 that Voyageurs National Park was established as the 36th national park.

Photo by Don Breneman, photographer for the Northeast Minnesota Book Award winner


What's inside: 
  • What is the future of moose in Voyageurs
  • Makooda Lake genetic research
  • Voyageurs designated Important Bird Area 
  • Going green in the North Woods
  • Voyageurs National Park's aviation program 




Come visit us at the "state fair of the outdoor community" at Midwest Mountaineering's Spring  Outdoor Adventure Expo: April 26-28, 2013.


Located in Minneapolis, Midwest Mountaineering will be hosting more than 85 outdoor adventure exhibitors, 100 free presentations, a canoe and kayak auction, Beer and Gear social night, games for kids, and a canoe and kayak demo.  Everything at Midwest Mountaineering will be on sale and admission to the expo is free.


Voyageurs National Park Association staff and volunteers will be at our booth all weekend.  We will have the 2013 edition of the park's visitor guide as well as other maps and resources.


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To protect and promote the natural, recreational,and historic resources of Voyageurs National Park
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