Visitors are encouraged to stop at or call one of the park's two visitor centers to obtain information on camping and other recreational opportunities within Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, road and trail conditions, weather, and safety. The centers also maintain schedules of interpretive activities presented by park rangers.
Note: Visitor centers may close for lunch breaks.
Munising Falls Visitor Center
Phone: (906) 387-3700
1505 Sand Point Road, Munising
The main visitor center, located at the park's western end. Winter Hours: Wednesday - Saturday from 9 am to 4:30 pm, closed federal holidays. Open daily in summer.
Grand Sable Visitor Center
Phone: (906) 494-2660
E21090 County Road H-58 (One mile west of Grand Marais, Michigan)
Open daily from the Friday before Memorial Day through the end of September,
Nestled at the foot of the Grand Sable Dunes, the Grand Sable Visitor Center is located on the east side of Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, with access to the North Country National Scenic Trail. The visitor center Includes restrooms, exhibits, and an America’s National Parks™ sales outlet.
Au Sable Light Station Information Center/Museum
Located at the Au Sable Light Station, 12 miles west (drive) of Grand Marais to the Hurricane River Campground then 1.5 miles (walk) east.
The light station's small information center/museum is open from mid-June through the end of September, 10 am to 5 pm - closed Monday and Tuesday. The grounds can be explored any time.
Au Sable Lighthouse tours. Guided tours of the double keepers quarters and light tower are available from mid-June through the end of September, Wednesday through Sunday. There is a $3 fee for visitors age 6 and above.
Last updated: May 13, 2020