events

Events

Events

10/29/17 - Bus Tours of the National Lakeshore

Mount Baldy Join a ranger for a two-hour tour of Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore in one of the park’s 15-passenger shuttle buses. The tour is free, but reservations are required. Space is limited. Call 219-395-1882.

The tours meet at the Indiana Dunes Visitor Center, which is located at 1215 North State Road 49, about one mile north of Interstate 94. Tour times are 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

11/12/17 - Bus Tours of the National Lakeshore

Mount Baldy Join a ranger for a two-hour tour of Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore in one of the park’s 15-passenger shuttle buses. The tour is free, but reservations are required. Space is limited. Call 219-395-1882.

The tours meet at the Indiana Dunes Visitor Center, which is located at 1215 North State Road 49, about one mile north of Interstate 94. Tour times are 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Sundays 11/5-12/17/17: Miller Woods Hike

Miller Woods Trail Ranger at Douglas Center Join a park ranger for a hike through the beautiful oak savanna of Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore's Miller Woods each Sunday afternoon at 1:30 pm. Hikes will vary in length depending on the interest and abilities of visitors. Meet at the Paul H Douglas Center for Environmental Education. Wear sturdy shoes and bring water and insect repellent.

The Paul H. Douglas Center for Environmental Education is located in the western portion of the national lakeshore at 100 North Lake Street, about one mile north of U.S. Highway 12.

For more information on this or other programs at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, call 219-395-1882 or check the park's website at www.nps.gov/indu.

12/17/17 - Bus Tours of the National Lakeshore

Mount Baldy Join a ranger for a two-hour tour of Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore in one of the park’s 15-passenger shuttle buses. The tour is free, but reservations are required. Space is limited. Call 219-395-1882.

The tours meet at the Indiana Dunes Visitor Center, which is located at 1215 North State Road 49, about one mile north of Interstate 94. Tour times are 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Every Saturday - Douglas Center Open House

Douglas Center Enjoy fun, family-friendly activities at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore’s Paul H. Douglas Center every Saturday from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm. Then, take the kids outside to the center’s Nature Play Zone where unstructured play in nature is encouraged. You can also help feed the center’s resident turtles and fish or join a ranger for a hike in the beautiful Miller Woods.

The Paul H. Douglas Center for Environmental Education is located in the western portion of the national lakeshore at 100 North Lake Street, about one mile north of U.S. Highway 12. For more information on this or other programs at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, call 219-395-1882 or check the park’s website at www.nps.gov/indu.