Grand Sable Dunes temporary closure to all public entry for visitor safety
Grand Sable Dunes are rapidly eroding into Sable Creek and Lake Superior. The area from the Ghost Forest Trail north to Lake Superior then along the shoreline to the west side of Sable Creek is temporarily closed. Follow closure signs for your safety. More »
Our Staff & Offices
For a staff directory, go to the NPS People and Places Directory, select "Pictured Rocks NL" from the "Park/Office/Center Name:" drop down menu under the "People Search", and click on the Search button.
Park Headquarters is located at N8391 Sand Point Road in Munising, Michigan. It is open year-round, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
The Grand Marais Ranger Station is located at E22030 Coast Guard Point Road in Grand Marais, Michigan. Sorry, no particular office hours.
The Interagency Visitor Center is operated by Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore and the Hiawatha National Forest. It is located at 400 East Munising Avenue, Munising, Michigan; this is the junction of state highway M-28 and Alger County Road H-58. It is open year-round.
The Grand Sable Visitor Center is located at E21090 County Road H-58, Grand Marais, Michigan. It is open Memorial Day through Labor Day.
The Miners Castle Information Center is located at N9319 Miners Castle Road, and is open Memorial Day through Labor Day.
The Munising Falls Visitor Center is located at 1505 Sand Point Road, Munising, and is open Memorial Day through Labor Day.
Did You Know?
Bear claw marks can be seen on the trunks of American beech trees because the bark is so smooth. Bears climb trees for safety and to eat beech nuts. The non-native beech bark disease is sweeping through Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, killing many beech trees. Trees scarred with bear claw marks will be harder to find. More...