Thursday, August 19, 2010

Isle Royale Trip Planning

Here are some helpful resources if you are planning a trip to Isle Royale.

Isle Royale National Park Website
(Make sure to take a look at the park newspaper under brochures, handouts, and park newspaper.  It includes transportation information and schedules.)

NG Trail Map
High quality waterproof map.

Isle Royale, Foot Trail and Water Routes
Book by Jim DuFresne.  Has information on park history and detailed information on the trails.
Here is a preview of the book: Preview

Mileage Map:  Shows mileage between campsites

Forum/WebBoard: Read trip reports, post questions, etc.


  1. Your readers may be scared that you never came back! What does that say about your planning post?

  2. Cindy- Thanks for the comment about the Hodenpyl route link. I've fixed it. Great blog here. I'll put it in the blogroll at NCTnews.