Event Details

  • Multiple Days: 05/30/2015, 06/27/2015, 07/25/2015, 08/22/2015

    Location: West Beach Contact Station | Map Time: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM Fee Information: Free Contact Name: Ryan Koepke Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: 219-395-1882

Meet the park's fire crew and learn about there jobs and equipment. After this hands-on program, children will receive their very own Junior Wildland Firefighter activity book and a Junior Wildland Firefighter patch.

This program will be held on May 30, June 27, July 25 and August 22 at the West Beach Contact Station.

West Beach is located ¼ mile north of highway U.S. 12 on County Line Road in Portage.There is a $6.00 per vehicle charge for entrance until 6:30 pm.  Meet at the bulletin board adjacent to the parking lot.  For more information about this program or other activities at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, contact the information desk at 219-395-1882 or check the park's website at www.nps.gov/indu.


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