Sable Falls Beach

Sunset along Sable Falls Beach overlooking Lake Superior.
Sable Falls Beach

NPS Photo

Quick Facts
Trailhead for Sable Falls Beach is a 5 minute (1.6 mile) drive west from Grand Marais, Michigan.

Beach/Water Access, Restroom - Seasonal, Toilet - Flush, Trailhead, Water - Drinking/Potable

The beach at the end of the Sable Falls Trail is part rock and part sand, with views of the Grand Sable Dunes towering above. The trail from the parking lot to the beach is only about 1/4 mile long but there are 168 steps to the bottom of the falls and a few more steps along the remaining path to the beach.

Please remember that collecting beach stones is not permitted within the national lakeshore. Picnic tables and seasonal flush restroom are available near the parking lot. Leashed pets allowed.

Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore

Last updated: December 6, 2022