Ice Caves No Longer Safe
The ice formations in Leelanau Township, north of the park, are no longer safe to visit. High winds have fractured the ice, moving it to the west. Huge cracks have formed in the cave arches, making them very unsafe and open water is now visible.
Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore New Phone System
Effective immediately, Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore (National Lakeshore) and its employees have new phone numbers. The new main National Lakeshore number is 231-326-4700 with employees having their own direct phone lines. From the new main number, 231-326-4700, callers will access an automated system with a variety of menus, including campground information, business with the National Lakeshore, pets in the park, and an employee directory.
Did You Know?
If you are an artist, you can apply to the Artist-In-Residence program and stay in the Lakeshore to enjoy some solitude and focused time. Check it out. More...