Central Beach Temporarily Closed
Central Beach is temporarily closed due to hazardous conditions until further notice.
Mount Baldy Area Temporarily Closed
The Mount Baldy area is temporarily closed due to hazardous conditions until further notice.
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?
Cowles Bog is not a true bog but rather a fen because it has an underground water source. This water source has contact with limestone bedrock, making the fen’s water slightly alkaline. Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore is restoring a portion of this fen.