Wild Beauty on the Lake Superior Shore

Sandstone cliffs, beaches, waterfalls, sand dunes, inland lakes, deep forest, and wild shoreline beckon you to visit Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. The power of Lake Superior shapes the park's coastal features and affects every ecosystem, creating a unique landscape to explore. Hiking, camping, sightseeing, and four-season outdoor opportunities abound. Read More

A semi-frozen waterfall seeps out of sandstone cliffs.
Visiting in Winter

Winters in the Upper Peninsula are beautiful, but harsh. Know before you go!

A lone yellow tent at a campsite in a clearing between pine trees.
Buy Your Park Pass!

All park visitors 16 and older are required to hold a park pass! You can buy your pass online here.

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Basic Information

Addresses, directions, hours, and seasons.

Snowy trees surround a semi-frozen river.
Current Conditions

Stay up-to-date on park closures and conditions!

An orange snow plow truck on a snowy morning.
Winter Road Closures

Most roads in the park are closed through the winter. Sand Point Road is the only plowed road in the park.

A coast guard rescue boat picks up a group from Lake Superior in a life raft.

Know before you go and avoid a sticky situation!

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View and download park maps.

Sandstone cliffs over Lake Superior on a clear day.
Learn About The Park

Learn about the nature, geology, and history of Pictured Rocks.

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Get Involved!

Learn about volunteer, job, and internship opportunities at Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore.

Last updated: November 30, 2023

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 40
Munising, MI 49862


Munising Falls Visitor Center

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