International Falls Attractions

If you stay at our Fort Frances based hotel, a visit to International Falls is certain to be memorable for tourists. The Sleepy Owlis in close proximity to International Falls, making it ideal for day trips. 

Voyageurs National Park

A visit to the Voyageurs National Park should be on top of your list if you plan to vacation in International Falls, Minnesota. The park has a number of linked water highways that make boat tours fun and enjoyable. They even offer guided boat tours which guarantees you peace of mind as your navigate the waters. Moreover, there’s also a camping site within the park if you just want to chill and unwind closer to a waterfront.

Bass Fishing Tournament

If fishing is an activity you love, you can take part in the annual International Falls Bass Championship. The fishing championship attracts plenty of tourists from all parts of the world and is a great activity for both kids and adults.

Gold Mines at Rainy Lake

Have you ever visited a gold mine in your life? If the answer is no, then this is one of the top attractions in International Falls worth checking out. You’ll be given a guided tour to the mines and you’ll learn how gold used to be mined in the area.

Bike Trail in Rainy Lake

You can enjoy the 10-mile bike trail that starts at the heart of International falls to Rainy Lake Visitor Centre. If you don’t own a bike, you can rent one so as to enjoy the beautiful journey to the lake.

Various Shopping Centers

International Falls has plenty of amazing shopping spots that tourists will love. From antiques to souvenir stores, shopping in the area is a fun activity to do with family of friends.

Smokey Bear Park

Smokey Bear Park is one of the top attractions in International Falls. Visitors come face to face with a 26-foot statue of the smokey bear. The area is a great location for hosting picnics with family or friends. Kids will definitely be amazed by the giant bear landmark in the park.


If you want to learn about the history of International Falls, a visit to Koochiching County Historical or Bronko Nagurski Museum will provide you with all the answers. These joints are great for anyone fascinated by history of the area.

Sportsmen’s Service Wildlife Museum

Do you love watching wildlife? Well, Sportsmen’s Service Wildlife Museum has a private museum with a collection of 50 animals and 100 birds. This one of the top attractions for tourists visiting International Falls every year.

City Beach

City beach is the top location for any tourist planning to visit International Falls. The beach has impressive features that include: picnic tables, swings, basketball courts and sandy beaches manned by several lifeguards.

Lake-Side Dining

There are multiple hidden gems across the border that offer a unique and breathtaking experience allowing you to dine indoors or on the deck while looking over the lake.