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 »
National Junior Ranger Day 2012
Contact: Dave Kronk, 906-387-2607, ext. 206
Hey past, present and wanna-be Junior Rangers (ages eight and older) join us on Saturday, April 21, to "Explore, Learn About, and Protect" your National Lakeshore! Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore will celebrate "National Junior Ranger Day" from 1 pm to 4 pm with outdoor exploration and games at Sand Point located on Sand Point Road in Munising. Follow the road past Munising Memorial Hospital until it ends at the park headquarters. Please wear old shoes and clothes that could get wet and muddy!
Did You Know?
The Schoolcraft/Munising Blast Furnace operated from 1869 to 1877. It produced many tons of pig iron for post Civil War continental expansion. Only ruins remain at this National Register of Historic Places site, located at Munising Falls in Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. More...