Indiana Dunes National Park, Porter

4.5
#6 of 52 in Nature in Indiana
Indiana Dunes National Park is located in Porter. For travelers who use our international travel planner, Porter holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Indiana Dunes National Park and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • We saw a note in the newspaper that there were free ranger bus tours at the park so we called and were two of the 15 people that got in. The park changed from a National Lakeshore to a National Park i...  more »
  • 30 miles of sand dunes, wildlife, unique plant life, and hiking trails on Lake Michigan. What's not to like? So happy this area was saved from industrial development.  more »
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  • Very busy on a Saturday near the water! We had a lot of fun though. The sand is soft and the water was refreshing. We enjoyed seeing some dunes but didn’t hike any. Was fun to see the boats and jet skis fly by far out in the water, too!
  • The beach was really nice. I didn’t think it was too cowered. They have changing rooms and bathrooms. Two different parking lots for the beach. I went with my family and had no cell reception so we lost them for a while. But the beach wasn’t that big that we eventually found everyone. The only con was that we got there later in the afternoon so the wait to get into the park was over an hour. Just be prepared to wait in the car for a while.

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