Winter grooming of the Heritage Trail to start this week

With unprecedented snow received over the last 36 hours, we will be able to properly groom the SBHT by the… Read More »


Book on sale at Empire Artisan Market and Cherry Republic Launch Party

Come take a look at our book, The Life of the Sleeping Bear, and support the Friends. We will have… Read More »


Winter is Here at Sleeping Bear Dunes

We have had early lake effect snow at the Sleeping Bear Lakeshore and the Pierce Stocking Drive is now closed… Read More »


Limited Run Friends Bike Jersey Sale

For our 25th anniversary, we wanted to celebrate by creating a custom bike jersey to represent and support the park…. Read More »


Our Book Celebrates the Life of the Sleeping Bear

The Life of the Sleeping Bear celebrates the world-famous Sleeping Bear Dunes area — its land and people — from… Read More »


Grand Opening of the New Kettles Trail

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

Blog by: Susan Poirier-Sorg, environmental writer  It was 1993 when two piping plover pairs were sighted. Both were on North… Read More »


Call for Volunteers for Race Through Sleeping Bear

Help is needed at the Sleeping Bear Marathon Date: Saturday, October 5, 2019 Time: 7 AM -2 PM – different positions… Read More »


Hike the Heritage Trail

All are welcome to join us as we close out Summer and welcome Fall, for our Second Annual “Hike the… Read More »


Volunteer at the park on National Public Lands Day, September 28th

Date: Saturday, September 28th, 2019 Time: 9 AM -1 PM  Place: The trail at Bass Lake National Public Lands Day is… Read More »


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