Visitors are encouraged to stop at one of the park's two visitor centers to obtain information on a variety of recreational opportunities within Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore and the general area. 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
Located at the park's western end. Open daily from mid May through the end of September, 9 am to 5 pm. Daily schedule may extend into late October as staffing and funding permits. Open year-round with reduced days/hours in late autumn, winter, and early spring. Visitor center has exhibits, restrooms, and an Eastern National sales outlet (books, t-shirts, etc.). Visit Munising Falls via a paved trail. Access hiking trails, including the North Country National Scenic Trail.
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 near the eastern gateway to Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore and at the beginning of the park's segment of the North Country National Scenic Trail. Includes restrooms, exhibits, and an Eastern National 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 the guided tour for visitors age 6 and above.
Phone: (906) 387-2607
N8391 Sand Point Road, 4 miles NE of Munising
Last updated: August 30, 2018