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.
Parks in Focus Photo Exhibit Showcases Youth Perspectives on PRNL and Beyond
Contact: Bret Muter, Parks in Focus, 989-284-0976
Contact: Gregg Bruff, 906-387-2607, ext. 208
Contact: Mary Jo Cook, Alger Heritage Center, 906-387-4308
The Udall Foundation's Stewart L. Udall Parks in Focus program is currently exhibiting photographs of Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore and other scenic public lands throughout Michigan, taken by 30 of its youth participants (ages 11 to 17), at the Alger County Heritage Center.
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...