VOYAGEURS NATIONAL PARK TOURS, MN
Ellsworth Rock Gardens Tour and Eagle WatchBoat Tour
2 hr. 00 min.
Notice:Tour begins June 19 - August 21. Wednesdays Only. 2:00pm - 4:00pm.
Minimum number of paying visitors for tour to go is 4 total.
Tours are occasionally canceled due to poor weather conditions, or an insufficient number of passengers. You can call the visitor center 1 hour prior to the scheduled tour time to ensure it will take place.
Board the Borealis and cruise Kabetogama Lake in search of active eagle nests and other wildlife. At the gardens, join a park naturalist on a tour the unique rock sculptures, building remnants, and winding paths. Tours run from 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm.
Know Before You Go
No smoking. Food is not allowed on the boat but water is. There is no restroom aboard the boat. Jackets, mosquito spray and sunscreen are recommended. At the Rock Gardens site, if visitors participate in the walking tour, there is a 60-foot granite hill that participants will climb.
The boat is accessible but the tour on land is not. You must be able to hike up a 60 foot granite cliff during the tour.
From Duluth MN., drive about 2.5 hours to County Road 122. Take a right on County Road 122 and travel 2.5 miles to the Kabetogama Lake Visitor Center. The Borealis tour boat is just outside the visitor center.
Note: Some Tours may be available only from the Tour Park on a first-come-first-served basis. Arrival dates earlier than the online-reservation-window may also be available at the Tour Park.