Current Conditions


View of Sand Point Road plowed in winter

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Winter Conditions:

  • It is crucial to plan ahead and prepare for Upper Peninsula winters! Conditions change quickly - know before you go!
  • Most of the park is inaccessible by car through the winter. Sand Point Road is the only plowed road. See our winter road closure map.
  • Winter temperatures can range from single digits to the twenties and thirties (Fahrenheit) - wind chill can make it feel even colder.
  • Lake effect snow is common and can be very localized.
  • Review safety information before visiting!


  • All visitor contact stations are currently closed, passes can be purchased online: Buy passes here.
  • The Au Sable Light Station has finished with tours for the season. The grounds are still open and free to explore.
  • All drive-in campgrounds are closed for the season.



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Last updated: November 28, 2023

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P.O. Box 40
Munising, MI 49862


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