• Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore

    Indiana Dunes

    National Lakeshore Indiana

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Multimedia Presentations

Discover Indiana Dunes are short videocasts in which a park ranger shares interesting stories and information about Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. Current videocast are listed below, and more are sure to come. Check back often for the latest installment of Discover Indiana Dunes.

Park Ranger standing in sand dune with snow
Visit Your Indiana Dunes
Videocast - Windows Media (320 X 240 px, 3,691 KB)
Duration - 1 minute 56 seconds

Join Ranger Jean-Pierre Anderson as he introduces the Discover Indiana Dunes video series.

Transcript (pdf)


Park Ranger opening glass door to a building
Inside the new Dorothy Buell Memorial Visitor Center
Videocast - Windows Media (320 X 240 px 3,108 KB)
Duration - 1 minute 38 second

Take an inside tour of the Dorothy Buell Memorial Visitor Center that opened Fall 2006 with Park Ranger Kipton Walton.

Transcript (pdf)

sandy beach in the foreground and lots of ice covering a large lake

Winter Beach
Videocast - Windows Media 320 X 240 px 8,930 KB
MP4 13,858 KB

Duration - 2 minutes 19 seconds

The winter beach is an exciting place to visit, hike along the beach and see shelf ice safely.

Transcript (pdf)

Did You Know?

log cabin and a three story house with trees behind and grass in front

Bailly Homestead National Historic Landmark was the home of Joseph Aubert de Gaspe Bailly de Messein. Believed to be one of the first non-native residents of Northwest Indiana, he lived on the site until his death in 1835. More...