Isle Royale National Park: Foot Trails & Water Routes

This is the best, and perhaps only, comprehensive trail guide for Isle Royale National Park. It covers numerous hiking routes and gives good general information on the island. A must have book for a trip to the park, it has been through several updates. We use this book personally and recommend it.

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Superior Wilderness: Isle Royale National Park

This is probably the best general guide book for the park. It covers all sorts of general information. It is a bit dated, but not too much has changed over the years. For trail guides, the book above this one is what you want.

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A Far Green Country: Hiking Tips from Isle Royale National Park

This is a rather unique approach to a hiking guide for Isle Royale National Park. The author shares their own experiences of backpacking in the park, and many of the helpful tips that they learned along the way.

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The Wolves of Isle Royale: A Broken Balance

Isle Royale National Park has a unique, closed ecosystem which allows a study of the balance between wolf and moose populations. The author of this book has conducted these studies, and this book is a fascinating look into that relationship between predator and prey.

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