Dunes Header Item 1

Dunes 101 Series

Join Ranger Matt in our Dunes 101 Series to explore everything you need to know about the Indiana Dunes, including how to make the most out of your beach experience, where to camp, and the perfect hiking trail for your skill level.

Want to know even more? Be sure to subscribe to our YouTube channel, where you’ll learn some fun facts about one of America’s most ecologically diverse areas and stay up-to-date on everything Indiana Dunes related.

Subscribe to YouTube

Advertisements

Advertisements

Do More in the Dunes

Wildlife

Dunes 101: Did you know?

Ranger Matt shares some fun facts about dunes environment, ecology, and history.

Visitor Center

Dunes 101: What are the Indiana Dunes?

Two park systems make up the Indiana Dunes: the National Park and State Park. Both have unique features that will keep you exploring for days!

Hiking

Dunes 101: Where to hike at the Indiana Dunes

Explore the more than 70 miles of trails that wind through the Indiana Dunes National Park and State Park.

Places to Stay

Dunes 101: Where to Camp in the Indiana Dunes

Ranger Matt explains how to camp in the Indiana Dunes National and State Parks. There's no better way to immerse yourself in the beauty of the…

Beaches

Dunes 101: Where are the Indiana Dunes beaches?

Insider tips on how to make the most of your beach experience in the Indiana Dunes area.