• 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.


Many brochures are available to download as pdf files, so you can print them out and review them before you come to the park. Most of these brochures are also available at the visitor center when you arrive.

Park Map (pdf file, 357 kb)

2014 Visitor Guide (pdf file, 8.8 mb)

Sleeping Bear Dunes Plants and Animals Checklist (32.8 mb)

Bird Checklist (pdf file, 342 kb)

Piping Plover Site Bulletin (pdf file, 119 kb)

Winter Activities Site Bulletin (pdf file, 115 kb)

Did You Know?

Cannery Boat Museum

The Great Lakes were the highway of the past. It was the main way that cargo and passengers moved through this area until roads were established. A variety of boats used on the Great Lakes are on display at the Cannery in Glen Haven within Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. More...