Amazing winter activities in Sleeping Bear Dunes

If you are visiting Sleeping Bear Dunes in winter you are up for some amazing winter activities. 

Here we share a list  of the best ones.

1 Go ice fishing

If you want to experience something different ice fishing is the perfect activity. 

2 Go sledding

If there is one activity you absolutely shouldn't miss during the winter in Sleeping Bear Dunes it is sledding the Dune Climb. 

3 Spot wildlife

January - March are the perfect time to spot coyotes. Other animals you may spot during winter are gray foxes, squirrels and weasels. 

Hike the Empire Bluff Trail 


Enjoy stunning views of Lake Michigan on this 1.5 miles trail. This is the perfect family hike.

Go  snowshoeing


This is a great way to discover the park. If this is your first time, you can always join one of the ranger-led hikes.  

Swipe up to learn more about these and other amazing things to do in Sleeping Bear Dunes in winter.