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 »
Eastern National is a non-profit organization that provides quality educational products and services to America’s national parks and other public trusts.
Eastern National (EN) functions as a part of the interpretive arm of the National Park Service, a business that acquires or produces and sells materials to enhance the enjoyment of park visitors, and a philanthropic organization that disperses its net income to the NPS for its diverse interpretive and educational programs.
Eastern National operates bookstores at three visitor centers at Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore and also conducts sales by phone, mail, and website, "America's National Park On-line Bookstore."
All purchases benefit Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. The Superior Wildlands interagency annual newspaper receives major funding through the generosity of Eastern National. EN also provides support for special park events.
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Did You Know?
Mineral stains give color to the famous cliffs of Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. Red and orange colors are iron, black is manganese, white is limonite, and green is a trace of copper. There are no pictographs or petroglyphs on the Pictured Rocks cliffs (that we know of). More...