Winter Solstice Hike at Indiana Dunes National Park

Region residents are invited to join a ranger for a late afternoon Winter Solstice hike on the Indiana Dunes National Park’s Dune Ridge Trail on Saturday, December 21st, from 3 to 5 pm. Participants can catch the sunset and enjoy sweeping views of the Great Marsh from the top of the Dune Ridge Trail, then gather around a campfire and look forward to days getting longer again. Meet at the Kemil Beach parking lot.

The Kemil Beach parking lot is located one mile north of U.S. Highway 12 on East State Park Road (300E). For more information on this or other programs at Indiana Dunes National Park, call 219-395-1882 or visit their website at and Facebook page at