There is a beach hazard statement from the National Weather Service from Tuesday morning, September 21 through Thursday evening, September 23, 2021. Expect high waves and dangerous currents at Lake Michigan beaches. Remain out of the water to avoid dangerous swimming conditions and do not venture out onto piers, jetties, breakwalls or other shoreline structures.

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FALLing in Love with the South Shore - Outdoors, Apples, Events and More!

Nothing feels more like fall than walking outside on a cool, crisp morning to find hints of orange and yellow leaves scattered throughout the green...
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A Guide to Exploring the South Shore with your Pets

Header photo by margot.ritaaaa on Instagram No matter if you are wanting to grab a bite to eat, relax on the beach, get a brew, or just explore the...
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Nature Notes: Bison, by the Numbers, at Kankakee Sands

It’s that exciting time of the year when the bison calves are born! At the close of 2020, we had 93 bison in our in our Kankakee Sands herd. As...
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FALLing in Love with the South Shore - Outdoors, Apples, Events and More!

Nothing feels more like fall than walking outside on a cool, crisp morning to find hints of orange and yellow leaves scattered throughout the green...
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A Guide to Exploring the South Shore with your Pets

Header photo by margot.ritaaaa on Instagram No matter if you are wanting to grab a bite to eat, relax on the beach, get a brew, or just explore the...
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Sunsets Along Lake Michigan's South Shore & More

Blends of sunny yellows, burnt oranges and fiery reds set over the blue waters of Lake Michigan in the South Shore. Catch one of these stunning...
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10 Best Fishing Spots in Northwest Indiana

There are a variety of good fishing spots within the Northwest Indiana area, whether you're looking
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A to Z list of things to do this summer in Northwest Indiana

It’s never too early to plan your South Shore summer activities. We’ve compiled an A to Z list of things to do in Northwest Indiana with...
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Get Outside This Spring in Northwest Indiana

The snow is melting, the flowers are blooming outside, and the sun is peeking out from the chilly
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Exploring the South Shore's Beach Towns

So you’ve decided to wander away from the beaches along Lake Michigan to explore the South Shore’s beach communities. This...
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Lake Michigan Provides “Unnaturally” Good Fishing Every Year

As a lifelong fisherman, I’ve seen lakes cycle from boom to bust or bust to boom many times. Fish populations naturally go through cycles in...
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South Shore Getaways: Unique Stays in Northwest Indiana

Everyone can use a getaway or staycation! If you are looking for somewhere unique to stay in Northwest Indiana, check out one of these bed &...
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