Friends Receive Grant to Improve Accessibility

The Friends of Sleeping Bear Dunes (Friends) has received a grant for $17,500 from the National Environmental Education Foundation (NEEF)… Read More »


A Busy Year – 2016 Accomplishments

The Friends of Sleeping Bear Dunes spent over $66,000 in support of a wide variety of projects at the Sleeping… Read More »


Ski Conditions

We groom the Sleeping Bear Heritage Trail from Glen Arbor to Empire when snow conditions allow. Ski conditions will be posted… Read More »


Snowshoe Hikes

We are inviting all 4th grade classes to come to Sleeping Bear Dunes for a winter snowshoe  experience. We will… Read More »


4th Grade Snowshoe Program

The Friends of Sleeping Bear Dunes and Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore received two grants in support of the 2017… Read More »


New Video features Sleeping Bear Dunes

A new video highlighting the beauty and diversity of Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore was produced by MyNorthMedia in Traverse… Read More »


Yoga on the Beach

Yes, it’s true! YOGA ON THE BEACH IS BACK FOR 2016 Yoga, fresh air, beautiful sunset, and the sound of gentle… Read More »


Many Ways to Support the SBHT

The Friends of Sleeping Bear Dunes manages and operates the Sleeping Bear Heritage Trail. In 2015, it cost over $13,000… Read More »


Sleeping Bear Heritage Trail – Ready for Spring

The Sleeping Bear Heritage Trail has been cleared of winter debris (branches, twigs, sand, gravel), and the Trail Crew has… Read More »


School Snowshoe Hikes – Happening Now!

Friends of Sleeping Bear Dunes is paying for bus transportation costs for school groups to attend Ranger-led snowshoe hikes in the forests of… Read More »


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