• Indianhead Point stands tall along the Pictured Rocks. Photo copyright Craig Blacklock

    Pictured Rocks

    National Lakeshore Michigan

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  • 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 trail to the Grand Sable Dunes north to the beach along Lake Superior to the west side of Sable Creek is temporarily closed. Follow closure signs for your safety.

Fireside Chats 2011

2011 Fireside Chats Schedule

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News Release Date: January 31, 2011
Contact: Pam Baker, 906-387-3700

Wednesday, February 9, 7 p.m. at Munising Falls Interpretive Center, 1505 Sand Point Road, Munising
Matt Zika from the National Weather Service (NOAA) and "Winter Weather in the U.P."

Thursday, February 24, 7 p.m. at Alger Heritage Center, 1496 Washington Street, Munising
Jack Deo from Superior Views and "The 1868 Michigan University Party Excursion to Lake Superior"

Thursday, March 3, 7 p.m. at Munising Falls Interpretive Center, 1505 Sand Point Road, Munising
Dean Beyer, Ph.D, Wildlife Research Biologist from the Michigan DNRE and "Moose Research in the Upper Peninsula."

Did You Know?

The Grand Sable Dunes are located just west of Grand Marais, Michigan, in Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore.

The Grand Sable Dunes are a federally designated Research Natural Area. The five square miles of dunes are an unusual glacial kame terrace with overlying dunes caused by fluctuating lake levels over the centuries. The dunes are located in Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, near Grand Marais, Mich. More...