Dunewood Campground at Indiana Dunes
U.S. Highway 12 & Broadway
Porter, IN 46304
From the National Lakeshore: In the event of a government shutdown, Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore will remain open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, as it always is. However, there will be no visitor services, scheduled programs or events. All offices and contact stations will be closed, and parking lots may be closed due to lack of snow removal. Hazardous or dangerous conditions may exist. The Indiana Dunes Visitor Center will remain open, while partner’s staff conduct their usual business, but park staff will not be present. Emergency information may or may not be shared through the park’s Facebook and Twitter accounts. In case of emergency, visitors to the park should call 911 or 219-395-1077 for park dispatch.
Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore is a treasure of diverse natural resources and the Dunewood Campground at the National Lakeshore is the perfect way to see it up close. The campground's regular season starts April 1st and runs through October 31st. There are 66 campsites (53 conventional drive-in sites and 13 walk-in sites), restrooms and showers but no electric hookups. Sites are first come, first serve. No advance registrations.
Lake View Beach on Lake Michigan is 1.5 miles north of the campground.
The Beverly Shores South Shore Line station with passenger service to Chicago and South Bend is located on Broadway Avenue, 1/4 mile north of the campground.