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Central Avenue Beach Access

Address 1: Central Ave

City: Michigan City

State: IN

Zip Code: 46360

Phone: 219-395-1882

Website: www.nps.gov

Central Avenue Beach Access

Hours: Daily - sunrise to dusk.

Directions: Lat: 41.7014 Long: -86.9504 Follow US Rte 12 east of State Rte 49 for about 7 miles. At Central Ave turn north (left) and continue until you reach the parking lot for the beach. Distance from parking lot to beach: .27 mile on paved road or .17 mile and 42 steps on wooded trail.

Lat/Long: 41.7014, -86.9504

A unique beach you can access by paved road or wooded trail. Here, you can see a buried forest created by wind-blown sands. Nearby, you can access the Calumet Bike Trail. Nearby, you can access the northeast end of the Calumet Bike Trail. This 9.1-mile gravel trail passes flower-filled fields, marshes, and woodlands. Lifeguards are not provided at Central Avenue Beach.

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