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Indiana Dunes State Park
1600 N 25 E
Chesterton, IN 46304
Phone: (219) 926-1952
The Indiana Department of Natural Resources has adjusted services, events and operations to protect Hoosiers and prevent further spread of COVID-19. For an updated list of what is open and closed at the Indiana State Parks, click here.
Beginning at 9:00 a.m. on May 23, 2020, the public can call 219-395-1003 to get recorded information on available parking at Indiana Dunes National Park beaches and the nearby Indiana Dunes State Park.
Hours:7am to 11pm.
Fees: $7 for Indiana drivers, $12 for out-of-state drivers.
Lot capacity: Plenty of parking.
Amenities: Concessions, restrooms, lifeguard, picnic areas, campgrounds, wheelchair access
Notes: Indiana Dunes State Park offers 3 miles of beach, with a backdrop of forest and dunes. To see it up close, try one of the state park's 16.5 miles of trails. Several trails traverse Mount Tom.
Directions: Take Interstate 94 to Indiana 49, then head north.