Central Avenue Access Point

Central Beach

NPS Collection


Facility Hours Temporarily Closed
Open Seasons: Spring, Summer, and Fall
Open Daily: 7:00 a.m. - 30 minutes past sunset
Closed: November 15 - April 15

  • 100-car parking lot
  • Restrooms
  • Information board listing current park activities

Street Address / Road Intersection
Central Avenue & Valley Avenue
Michigan City, IN 46360

GPS Coordinates


Visitor Activities Temporarily Closed

  • Swimming (No lifeguards. Swim at your own risk; rip currents and waves can make swimming hazardous.)
  • During the spring and summer watch the Bank Swallows come and go from their nests in the dunes.
  • Observe the dragon flies fly overhead as you walk to the beach.

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