• Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore

    Indiana Dunes

    National Lakeshore Indiana

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  • Mount Baldy Temporarily Closed

    Mount Baldy is temporarily closed until further notice.


Junior Rangers having a picnic.

Junior Ranger picnic

Tables are provided at Tolleston Dunes Overlook.

Tables are located at the below locations. Cooking fires are permitted in the provided grills or approved grills* in the following areas only:

Charcoal must be cooled and safely disposed of in a noncombustible container or removed from the area. Shelters and restrooms are located at West Beach, Bailly-Chellberg Visitor Center, Lake View, Mount Baldy and Tremont areas.

*An approved grill is a noncombustible container with an enclosed bottom and enclosed sides with a minimum depth of 2 inches.

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.