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    Sleeping Bear Dunes

    National Lakeshore Michigan

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  • D. H. Day Campground opens Friday, April 18

    D.H. Day Campground opens Friday, April 18, 2014. Register at the self-registration station near the entrance.

Water Wheel and Casey's Canoe Livery Environmental Assessment

The Lakeshore announces the signing of the Water Wheel and Casey’s Canoe Livery Restoration Project Environmental Assessment Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) on August 2, 2007. The FONSI identifies the Preferred Alternative in the environmental assessment (EA) as the selected alternative and is the decision-making document for the project. A copy of the FONSI may be viewed by clicking on the following link: Water Wheel FONSI (377 kb, pdf file). The EA may be viewed by clicking on the following link: Water Wheel EA (1.7 Mb, pdf file). The restoration project is scheduled to begin in late August 2007. A news release may be viewed by clicking on the following link: Water Wheel News Release.

For more information, contact the Lakeshore at 231-326-5134.

Did You Know?

Maritime Museum

The U.S. Life-Saving Station in Glen Haven was moved from Sleeping Bear Point in 1931 because it was being covered with sand from the moving dunes. Visit the Maritime Museum in Glen Haven in Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore to see how the crew lived and worked. More...