• 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 »

Event Details

  • Every Saturday Every 2 Week(s) from 09/14/2013 to 09/28/2013

    Location: Platte River Campground amphitheater Time: 7:00 PM to 7:45 PM Fee Information: Park pass required Contact Name: Lisa Griebel Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: 231-326-5134

Today the Manitou Islands exist as virtual ghost towns, yet less than a century ago they were  bustling logging, farming, and maritime communities. Join a park ranger to hear their stories. Platte River Campground amphitheater, 45 min.