This brief list contains the most broadly informative of the many publications and books concerning Isle Royale.
Contact The Isle Royale Natural History Association for a more complete listing.


Isle Royale National Park: Foot Trails and Water Routes, 2nd Edition
Jim DuFresne
The Mountaineers
ISBN 0-89886-283-3
A concise guidebook for hikers, paddlers, and fishermen.


Isle Royale: A Photographic History
Thomas P. Gale & Kendra Gale
Isle Royale Natural History Association
ISBN 0-935289-07-0
Photographic documentation of European settlement & resource exploitation.


Northwoods Wildlife : A Watcher's Guide to Habitats/Knapsack Edition
Janine M. Benyus
Northword Press, Inc.
ISBN 1-55971-136-1
A well organized, complete, illustrated guide to the communities of plants and animals found on Isle Royale.