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Kettle Falls: A Peculiar Spot in Voyageurs National Park

Kettle Falls in Voyageurs National Park was part of the historical route of the fur traders. These French Canadians transported furs and other goods by canoe through the waters along the US-Canadian border. But don't spend too much time looking for a waterfall. A dam at Kettle Falls was built between 1910 and 1914. It… Continue reading Kettle Falls: A Peculiar Spot in Voyageurs National Park

Voyageurs National Park Lake
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Tip & Tee: Relaxing in Voyageurs National Park

Travel tees make the BEST souvenirs! In Tip & Tee, I show off an awesome tee I picked up on my trip and share a trip tip for that destination! Voyageurs National Park's most notable feature is water. Voyageurs is made up of 4 large lakes (Kabetogama Rainy, Namakan, and Sand Point) and 26 smaller ones.… Continue reading Tip & Tee: Relaxing in Voyageurs National Park

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Voyageurs Ellsworth Rock Gardens

The main attraction of Voyageurs National Park in Northern Minnesota is the lakes. Water covers 40% of this national park. Of course, there is lots of fun to be had on the lakes of Voyageurs. But, don't miss out on some of the park's land based activities such as the Ellsworth Rock Gardens. The Ellsworth… Continue reading Voyageurs Ellsworth Rock Gardens

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Tip & Tee: Voyageurs Visitor Center

Travel tees make the BEST souvenirs! In Tip & Tee, I show off an awesome tee I picked up on my trip and share a trip tip for that destination! Voyageurs National Park has 3 Visitor Centers: Rainy Lake, Ash River, and Kabetogama. On our recent trip, we visited all three. Each of the park's visitor… Continue reading Tip & Tee: Voyageurs Visitor Center