Dunbar Beach

Parking is limited at this prime spot near the Lake View Picnic Area and the historic Century of Progress homes. Enjoy this beautiful beach in a residential neighborhood where there are no lifeguards.

Phone: (219) 395-1882
Website: https://www.nps.gov/indu

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300 W. Lake Front Dr., Beverly Shores, IN 46360

Phone: (219) 395-1882

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