Greetings From Yellowstone!

Our Communications Director recently took a trip to visit family right outside of Yellowstone National Park. Not only did they… Read More »


BARK Rangers and Piping Plover

Unleashed dogs running the beaches of Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore are one of the biggest threats to the endangered… Read More »


Fourth-grader Uses Track Chair to Join Classmates on Snowshoe Hike

“When I heard one of the students could not attend the snowshoe field trip because he uses a wheelchair, it… Read More »


Kids Raise Funds for National Lakeshore & Meet Park Superintendent

Last year, Steiner sisters Alyssa (10) and Kylie (7) raised over $600 for victims of the hurricanes in Puerto Rico…. Read More »


Communications Director Named

Laura Ann Johnson has been named Communications Director for Friends of Sleeping Bear Dunes. She will be responsible for all… Read More »


Call for Volunteers to Accompany Track Chair Participants

In the past, the closest Jeanne Esch got to the beach was the parking lot. As Chair of the Accessibility… Read More »


Snowshoe & Chili — Friends of Sleeping Bear Dunes Fundraiser

Thanks Cherry Public House and Cherry Republic! We can’t wait to snowshoe and enjoy some chili with you all. Many… Read More »


Government Shutdown Impacts Sleeping Bear Dunes

During the shutdown of the federal government due to the lapse of appropriations, Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore (National Lakeshore)… Read More »


Friends Annual Report – 2018

This year we provided about $114,000 in support of Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. Our 618 members also provided over… Read More »


Fund Development Director Named

Jim Gribble has been named Fund Development Director for Friends of Sleeping Bear Dunes. Jim will be responsible for the… Read More »


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