Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore

Porter, Ind.

 
 

1100 N. Mineral Springs Road
Porter, Ind.
46304-1225(219) 395-1882
www.nps.gov/indu
Hours: Sunrise-sunset. Visitor Center 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. daily
Admission: Free; Memorial Day-Labor Day: $6 per car at West Beach only

Part of the National Park system, the national lakeshore's focus is on preserving American heritage and natural history. It encompasses 15,000 acres and has one of the highest diversity of plant species of all the national parks, as well as eight beaches and a historical farm. Stop by the Dorothy Buell Memorial Visitor Center to plan your visit and learn the story of the dunes.

 
 





 
 
 
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