Sleeping Bear Dunes Backcountry Camping

Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore offers some of the best backpacking in Michigan. Explore these 4 options for a unique backcountry experience. White Pine Backcountry Camp – Permits for White Pine may be obtained at the Platte River Campground Ranger Station during the summer or from the Philip A. Hart Visitor Center the rest ofContinue reading “Sleeping Bear Dunes Backcountry Camping”

Nationally Significant Features of the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore

By, Bill Herd Sleeping Bear DunesIt’s always fun to go to a park, whether it’s a local park with swings and a ball field, or a state park with camping, hiking, and fishing. But National Parks are different. Sure there are still lots of ways to have fun there, but that is not the mainContinue reading “Nationally Significant Features of the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore”

Nationally Significant Features of the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore

by Bill Herd It’s always fun to go to a park, whether it’s a local park with swings and a ball field, or a state park with camping, hiking, and fishing. But National Parks are different. Sure there are still lots of ways to have fun there, but that is not the main reason forContinue reading “Nationally Significant Features of the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore”