Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore hugs 15 miles of the southern shore of Lake Michigan and has much to offer. Whether you enjoy scouting for rare species of birds or flying kites on the sandy beach, the national lakeshore's 15,000 acres will continually enchant you. Hikers will enjoy 50 miles of trails over rugged dunes, mysterious wetlands, sunny prairies, meandering rivers and peaceful forests.
Sand and Solitude
Take a Free Ride to the Beach!
Enjoy a free shuttle ride around the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore in our two, fully accessible, 16-passenger shuttle buses.
Celebrate the All American Apple
Enjoy lots of fall seasonal activities such as tractor-pulled hayrides, a Kid's Corner with games and crafts, and even apple-chucking.
Last updated: August 15, 2018