Dunes Trail to Lake MI

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Be prepared. Plan like a Park Ranger. Do you know what you need to hike in the dunes? Are you aware of rip currents in Lake Michigan?


Round trip is 3.5 miles and may take 2-4 hours depending on the weather and your physical condition

Steep, rugged dunes

Grasses, shrubs and wildflowers of the dunes

This strenuous hike starts at the Dune Climb and ends at Lake Michigan. Be sure to wear sun screen, take enough water, and wear (or at least take along) hiking shoes or sandals.

Dune Hiking Trails

NPS Map 2006

Dune Trail
View from the Dune Trail to Lake MI.

Kerry Kelly 2005

Last updated: June 2, 2022

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