View constellations, planets, and galaxies aboard a tourboat in a dark-sky certified national park! The captain will navigate to a quiet spot and cut the engines so you can take in the stilness of the night while rangers tell stories about constellations and help you to indentify them. You may also have a chance to see the northern lights!
The Starwatch Cruise boards at the Rainy Lake Visitor Center, 1797 Township Road 342, International Falls, MN 56649.
This tour typically runs in August and September. Entire tour is spent onboard the vessel.
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Check in for tour 30 minutes prior to departure at 1797 Town Road 342, International Falls, MN 56649. After turning onto the visitor center entrance road from Hwy 11 East, stay on this road; it will bring you past the visitor center to the parking lot.
There is a maximum capacity of 49 passengers; a minimum of 6 total passengers must be present for the tour to take place.
Jackets and bug spray are recommended.
There is a restroom located on the main level of the vessel.