Want to experience the beautiful vista of the Bay View Trail but can't walk those steep hills? If you are confined to a wheelchair or walker and can't experience our trails, the Track Chair program will get you out there.
Construction has come to a close for the summer on the Kettles Hiking Trail. Stay tuned for our grand opening event, but you can explore this trail now.
Heritage Trail Ambassadors ride or walk the Sleeping Bear Heritage Trail to assist trail users and report maintenance issues. Come and join the team!
Our Accessibility team is working to make the beaches and trails accessible to people of all abilities. Reserve the Track Chair or enjoy the Cannery Beach deck.
BARK Rangers are pet owners who patrol our beaches and trails to help educate park visitors about pet rules. This helps protect the endangered Piping Plover and other wildlife and keeps pets safe.
Trail Crew volunteers keep the Sleeping Bear Heritage Trail clean and safe. We need Trail Crew volunteers, so join up!
Adopt-A-Beach volunteers walk their Lake Michigan beach and pick up litter and answer visitor questions.
The Sleeping Bear Heritage Trail (SBHT) is a hard-surface multi-use trail that passes through Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore from Empire through Glen Arbor to the Bohemian Road (CR-669).
2 days ago
GRAND OPENING of a New Trail for the #sleepingbeardunes
Join us next Sunday for a ribbon cutting ceremony for the Kettles Trail, located on Baatz close to S Fritz rd in Empire MI.
Check out the event page on our site for more information - link in profile. ...
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Kettles Trail Grand Opening Date: Sunday, October 20, 2019 Time: 1 PM -4 PM Place: W Baatz Rd, Empire, MI… Read More »Sharing the shorelines, protecting piping plovers at Sleeping Bear Call for Volunteers for Race Through Sleeping Bear Hike the Heritage Trail Volunteer at the park on National Public Lands Day, September 28th Kettles Trail Update Petoskeys: Hunt, Enjoy, But Please Don’t Take