Visiting the station
Getting to the station
Navigate to the station using Google Maps. You can also use the address below to map your route.
Itasca Biological Station and Laboratories
University of Minnesota
28131 University Circle
Lake Itasca, MN 56470
Staying at the station
Researchers, UMN academic groups, and approved external groups may stay overnight at IBSL. The station has limited capacity, and priority is given to research and instruction. Review policies to see our requirements, and message IBSL@umn.edu to arrange your visit.
Please note that IBSL is not open to the public for overnight stays. The station occasionally hosts public programming in collaboration with MN state park staff. Check the Itasca State Park website for programming held at the station.