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 »


Kettles Trail Construction

The new Kettles Trail, located in the Bow Lakes region of Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore is under construction. This… Read More »


Platte River Clean-up

A group of volunteers led by Ross Stephenson and Denny Becker paddled the lower Platte River on June 13 to… Read More »


River Rangers

We want to really boost our River Ranger program in 2018 to keep the Platte and Crystal Rivers clean and… Read More »


Spring Training and Events

Saturday, May 19 @ 1:00 PM at the DH Day Log Cabin along the Sleeping Bear Heritage Trail in DH… Read More »


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