Voyageurs National Park Newswire (Page 2)

Voyageurs National Park Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Watch This Breathtaking 8K Time Lapse and You'll Want to Move to Beautiful MinnesotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2016 | Shutterbug

    The gorgeous video below was created after spending several weeks at Voyageurs National Park in Minnesota. The beautiful park encompasses 340 square miles in the northernmost region of the state, and rewards visitors with pristine lakes, vibrant fall colors, and stunning displays of the Aurora Borealis.

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  2. Cruiser Lake Trail system renovation completedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | Daily Journal

    What's referred to as the crown jewel of Voyageurs National Park's trail system on the Kabetogama Peninsula will offer hikers a new experience with completion of the renovation of the Cruiser Lake Trail. Voyageurs National Park and its charitable partner Voyageurs National Park Association recently completed the work on the 9.5-mile trail as their signature project for the National Park Service centennial.

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  3. A retreat to Rainy Lake's Mallard IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | Star Tribune

    ... northern watershed in the 1920s, which helped establish the nearby Boundary Waters Canoe Area and Voyageurs National Park. He liked solitude but enjoyed visitors, and designed an intriguing collection of cottages and cabins on the 1,100-foot-long ...

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  4. Forget Scandinavia, the northern lights of Minnesota rival those anywhereRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | TreeHugger

    Aurora borealis on your bucket list? This stunning time-lapse from Voyageurs National Park may entice you to replace Norway with the Land of 10,000 Lakes. OK, we'll never literally forget Scandinavia since it keeps proving itself to be the best place on the planet .

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  5. 'More Than Just Parks' features VNPRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | Daily Journal

    ... breathtaking imagery. Eventually, we plan to create short films covering each park." The film about Voyageurs National Park is the culmination of several weeks spent in Minnesota's only national park, that encompasses more than 340 square miles. ...

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  6. Dreamlike time lapse captures the Northern Lights in Voyageurs National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | Digital Trends

    More than Just Parks is back with another National Park video, this one revealing the serene landscapes and incredible night skies of Voyageurs National Park. Located on the northern edge of Minnesota with a landscape dominated by water, Voyageurs offers impressive views of the Northern Lights.

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  7. Overnight Visitors To Voyageurs National Park In 2017 Will Need ReservationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | National Parks Traveler

    ... . All income generated from overnight fees stays at Voyageurs National Park. These fees are used for the improvement of amenities at the sites which include: mooring rings, docks, bear-proof food lockers, tent pads, picnic tables, fire rings, and ...

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  8. VNP: Reservations required for all staysRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | Daily Journal

    Tent camping and houseboat reservations for the 2017 season will open at 10 a.m. Nov. 15. Park staff encourages visitors, who wish to camp or stay overnight on a houseboat or any other boat, to make a reservation as soon as they know their plans. Overnight houseboat visitors to the park may find a summary of the reservation program at the following link: Overnight tent visitors to the park may find a summary of the reservation program at the following link: Park managers would like to let the public know that all income generated from overnight fees stays at Voyageurs National Park.

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  9. Family are neighbors in this cabin arrangement Up NorthRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | Star Tribune

    ... have become less urgent, and we have discovered an added bonus: We are close to the gateway to the Voyageurs National Park. The structures on our land are important but more so are the connections with family. It's family as neighbors on Aune Lane. ...

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  10. Our View: Welcome to BorderlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | Daily Journal

    Voyageurs National Park's new superintendent likely already knows he should pack a warm coat and boots for his new assignment. Bob DeGross will join the staff at Minnesota's only national park in December.

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  11. VNP names new superintendentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | Daily Journal

    Robert DeGross has been selected as the next superintendent of Voyageurs National Park. He will begin his new assignment in December.

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  12. ProStart students venture on outingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | Daily Journal

    Indus School ProStart I and II classes went on a class trip Sept. 27 to Voyageurs National Park and Thunderbird Lodge.

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  13. Algae Bloom Prompts Warning At Voyageurs National ParkRead the original story

    Oct 11, 2016 | National Parks Traveler

    The algae has been detected this fall in Kabetogama Lake and Black Bay of Rainy Lake in northern Minnesota. According to the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency, people and pets can become sick after they swim, boat, water ski, or bathe in water that has toxic blue-green algae.

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  14. Excerpts from recent Minnesota editorialsRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2016 | Washington Times

    ... Waters Canoe Area Wilderness in a nationally recognized effort to protect the BWCA and adjoining Voyageurs National Park from the risks of heavy-metal mining proposed just outside of both pristine wildernesses. Their goal is one that should be ...

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  15. Hiker located in VNPRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2016 | Daily Journal

    A hiker who become lost Thursday on trails near Voyageurs National Park Ash River Visitor Center was located the same evening. The St. Louis County Sheriff's Office reported that its emergency communications center took a 911 call at 5:07 p.m. from Robert Deutsch, 33, Eden Prairie, saying he had became lost while hiking on some trails near the Ash River Visitor's Center in Voyageurs National Park.

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  16. Blue-green algae blooms have been detected in Kabetogama Lake and Black BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2016 | Daily Journal

    ... algae have been detected in Kabetogama Lake and Black Bay of Rainy Lake this fall prompting Voyageurs National Park staff to caution residents and visitors. Park staff saythese blooms can, at times, contain toxins which can be both a drinking water ...

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  17. BackpackersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2016 | Sierra

    ... for one or two outfitters. Barbara West, a retired park ranger who also served as superintendent at Voyageurs National Park and Chaco Culture National Historical Park, notes that not every group of a dozen or so is like every other group of a ...

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  18. 'Very helpless feeling' as Red River pollutes Lake WinnipegRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2016 | Star Tribune

    ... cleanse and refresh its water - to agriculture and urban development. That's an area bigger than Voyageurs National Park and represents the second fastest rate of land conversion in the country, according to one national study. That breathtaking ...

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  19. Mighty Mississippi River faces mounting environmental threatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2016 | Star Tribune

    ... cleanse and refresh its water - to agriculture and urban development. That's an area bigger than Voyageurs National Park and represents the second fastest rate of land conversion in the country, according to one national study. That breathtaking ...

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  20. VNP starts buoy removal SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2016 | Daily Journal

    In addition, Voyageurs National Park staff remind visitors that hunting and trapping of any type or manner is prohibited on federal lands and all waters within the boundary of Voyageurs National Park. Park rangers enforce hunting and trapping laws under federal regulations, park staff said in a news release.

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