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 DayContinue reading “Hours of Operation”

Good Morning America votes Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore most beautiful place in America

Good Morning America produced evidence that proved to the world what most people in northern Michigan already knew – Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore is the most beautiful place in America! The ABC morning news program conducted a poll on their website asking people to vote for one of ten places nominated for the honorContinue reading “Good Morning America votes Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore most beautiful place in America”