• Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore

    Indiana Dunes

    National Lakeshore Indiana

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


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We invite you to visit the Eastern National bookstore in the Dorothy Buell Memorial Visitor Center. If you are unable to visit the bookstore or want to buy something before your national lakeshore visit, shop online at the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore's bookstore page managed by Eastern National.

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Eastern National is a non-profit organization that provides quality educational products and services to park visitors. A portion of the proceeds is donated to Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore to support interpretive and educational programs and to fund publications.


Visit Eastern National through this site or at:

www.easternnational.org or www.eparks.com

Did You Know?

several plants with lush green growth with very noticable light purple flowers on them

Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore has more than 1,135 native plant species distributed over six plant communities. Among all the national parks in the United States, it ranks seventh in plant diversity. This is an amazing feat for 15,000+ acres.