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 »
Boy Dies after Accident at Pictured Rocks NL
Contact: Larry Hach, 906-387-2607
An 11-year old boy died Tuesday evening, August 15, after an accident in which he was buried in one to two feet of sand for over 20 minutes at Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, park officials reported this morning.
Did You Know?
Chapel Lake is one of several plunge pool lakes created by post glacial rivers after the Marquette advance of the most recent ice age. Its greatest depth is 140 feet. Other plunge pool lakes include Deer Lake and Ginpole Lake in Alger County, home of Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. More...