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2012 Fee Free Days January 14-16, 2012 (Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday) April 21-29, 2012 (National Park Week) June 9, 2012 (Get Outdoors Day) September 29, 2012 (National Public Lands Day) November 10-12, 2012 (Veterans Day) More information is available at http://www.nps.gov/findapark/feefreeparks.htm. Fee waiver includes: entrance fees, commercial tour fees, and transportation entrance fees. Other […]

Hours of Operation

Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore is open all year. Operating hours for specific facilities within the park are shown below: Philip A. Hart Visitor Center – Empire, MI Hours: Open all year except Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s Days. Memorial Day to Labor Day (Summer) 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Labor Day to Memorial Day […]