• Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore

    Indiana Dunes

    National Lakeshore Indiana

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  • Mount Baldy Area Temporarily Closed

    The Mount Baldy area is temporarily closed due to hazardous conditions until further notice.


News about Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore is regularly distributed to the local media as:
  • New Releases (on general news such as prescribed burns, beach advisories, facility closings/openings, etc).
  • Program Announcements (on programs, festivals, or other activities for visitors).
  • Media Advisories (on upcoming press conferences or other press events).

This information is also available on either our News Release page or Schedule of Events page.

If your news office would like to receive these announcements via e-mail, please send us an e-mail with your business/organization's name, contact person's name, phone number, and e-mail address, and we will add you to our list.

Did You Know?

Close-up of flames burning a prairie

Without fire, there could be no prairie at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. Non-prairie plant species would crowd out native prairie grasses. These rare grasslands are maintained through periodic controlled burns.