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.
Visitation on the Increase at PRNL
Contact: Jim Northup, 906-387-2607, ext. 202
MUNISING, Mich. According to official National Park Service statistics, visitation to Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore was up a total of 12.4 percent in 2011, to a total of 561,104 visitors.
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...