• Looking out at the lake

    Sleeping Bear Dunes

    National Lakeshore Michigan

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  • No water at Weather Station Campground until further notice.

    The well at the Weather Station Campground is down for repair. Water is not available at the campground at this time.

  • Changes in compendium

    The Superintendent's Compendium for Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore was updated on August 19, 2014. Changes were related to designated wilderness, mushroom collecting, and the use of unmanned aircraft. More »

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We hope you will find answers to your questions here or elsewhere on the web site, but if you don't, please contact us. We are interested in your questions, because we want you to have a wonderful experience with The Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, AND your questions will help us improve our communication to you and other visitors.

There are many ways to contact us. Choose the one that works best for you:

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Phone
Park Headquarters (231) 326-4700
Philip A. Hart Visitor Center (231) 326-4700, ext. 5010
D.H. Day Campground: (231) 326-4700, ext. 5035
Platte River Campground: (231) 326-4700, ext. 5029

Mail
Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore
9922 Front Street
Empire, MI 49630

Did You Know?

South Manitou Island Lighthouse

The lighthouse on South Manitou Island (Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore) was commissioned in 1872 and served Lake Michigan Shipping for over 100 years. You can take a tour of the lighthouse and climb its 117 step circular stairway to a great view of the Manitou Passage. More...