Portion of Voyageurs National Park closed for flood damage assessment

By KBJR News 1

Credit: National Parks

Portion of Voyageurs National Park closed for flood damage assessment

July 7, 2014 Updated Jul 7, 2014 at 12:29 PM CDT

International Falls, (NNCNOW.com) - Due to recent high water levels within the park, all of the park's Backcountry trails, campsites, day use sites and boat rentals have been closed.

The park has started evaluating and repairing damage in the backcountry.

Plans to reopen the backcountry are planned for July 21, 2014.
Visitors who wish to rebook reservations for the Backcountry may do so starting July 21, 2014.

This closure does not include the Frontcountry boat-in campsites within Voyageurs National Park.

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