• Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore

    Indiana Dunes

    National Lakeshore Indiana

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  • Mount Baldy Area is Closed

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

Schedule Of Events

Our Ranger Guided Activities schedule now has a new look that started September 2006. Paper copies will be available at the Dorothy Buell Memorial Visitor Center.
 

Are you a teacher, group leader, or a tour leader looking for a program for your group? Check out our Plan Your Visit For Teachers page for a list of programs and how to schedule one.

 

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Events Upcoming for August

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  • Chellberg Farm Open House

    Saturday, August 23, 2014

    Tour the Chellberg Farm House. More

  • Junior Wildland Firefighter Program

    Saturday, August 23, 2014

    Meet the park's fire crew and learn about there jobs and equipment. More

  • Campground Program

    Saturday, August 23, 2014

    Join a ranger around the campfire and learn about the diversity of park resources and how fire plays an important part in keeping the park healthy. More

  • Junior Ranger Program

    Saturday, August 23, 2014

    Learn about the national lakeshore while enjoying fun, self-guided activities. More

  • Every Day is Family Day at the Douglas Center

    Saturday, August 23, 2014

    Enjoy hands-on family activities in the park's west end visitor center. More

  • Park in Focus

    Saturday, August 23, 2014

    Park Staff will host special programs focusing on park resources and hot topics. More

  • Kids Rule!

    Sunday, August 24, 2014

    Join a ranger in the Visitor Center's activity room for stories and fun kid's activities. More

  • Junior Ranger Program

    Sunday, August 24, 2014

    Learn about the national lakeshore while enjoying fun, self-guided activities. More

  • Every Day is Family Day at the Douglas Center

    Sunday, August 24, 2014

    Enjoy hands-on family activities in the park's west end visitor center. More

  • Miller Woods Hike

    Sunday, August 24, 2014

    Take an afternoon ranger-led stroll through Miller Woods. More

  • Junior Ranger Program

    Monday, August 25, 2014

    Learn about the national lakeshore while enjoying fun, self-guided activities. More

  • Every Day is Family Day at the Douglas Center

    Monday, August 25, 2014

    Enjoy hands-on family activities in the park's west end visitor center. More

  • Junior Ranger Program

    Tuesday, August 26, 2014

    Learn about the national lakeshore while enjoying fun, self-guided activities. More

  • Every Day is Family Day at the Douglas Center

    Tuesday, August 26, 2014

    Enjoy hands-on family activities in the park's west end visitor center. More

  • Junior Ranger Program

    Wednesday, August 27, 2014

    Learn about the national lakeshore while enjoying fun, self-guided activities. More

  • Every Day is Family Day at the Douglas Center

    Wednesday, August 27, 2014

    Enjoy hands-on family activities in the park's west end visitor center. More

  • Junior Ranger Program

    Thursday, August 28, 2014

    Learn about the national lakeshore while enjoying fun, self-guided activities. More

  • Every Day is Family Day at the Douglas Center

    Thursday, August 28, 2014

    Enjoy hands-on family activities in the park's west end visitor center. More

  • Junior Ranger Program

    Friday, August 29, 2014

    Learn about the national lakeshore while enjoying fun, self-guided activities. More

  • Every Day is Family Day at the Douglas Center

    Friday, August 29, 2014

    Enjoy hands-on family activities in the park's west end visitor center. More

  • Campground Program

    Saturday, August 30, 2014

    Join a ranger around the campfire and learn about the diversity of park resources and how fire plays an important part in keeping the park healthy. More

  • Junior Ranger Program

    Saturday, August 30, 2014

    Learn about the national lakeshore while enjoying fun, self-guided activities. More

  • Every Day is Family Day at the Douglas Center

    Saturday, August 30, 2014

    Enjoy hands-on family activities in the park's west end visitor center. More

  • Park in Focus

    Saturday, August 30, 2014

    Park Staff will host special programs focusing on park resources and hot topics. More

  • Kids Rule!

    Sunday, August 31, 2014

    Join a ranger in the Visitor Center's activity room for stories and fun kid's activities. More

  • Junior Ranger Program

    Sunday, August 31, 2014

    Learn about the national lakeshore while enjoying fun, self-guided activities. More

  • Every Day is Family Day at the Douglas Center

    Sunday, August 31, 2014

    Enjoy hands-on family activities in the park's west end visitor center. More

  • Junior Ranger Program

    Monday, September 1, 2014

    Learn about the national lakeshore while enjoying fun, self-guided activities. More

  • Every Day is Family Day at the Douglas Center

    Monday, September 1, 2014

    Enjoy hands-on family activities in the park's west end visitor center. More

 

Did You Know?

A view looking across water of a large sand dune mostly bare with some grass

At 126 feet high and moving inward at an average rate of four feet per year, Mt. Baldy is the largest moving dune within Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore.