Winding The Silver Lake Sand Dunes Season Down

Posted on September 20th, 2017

The kids are back in school and the temperature has begun its cruel, chilly descent. While our time for playing on the dunes dwindles, let’s not forget that this period is still an opportune time for some fun in the …

Agro-Tourism in the Silver Lake Sand Dunes Area

Posted on August 21st, 2017

The dunes draw countless thrill-seeking visitors each year. A summer without a zip around the Silver Lake Sand Dunes isn’t much of a summer. While this playground can endlessly entertain, the fact that the area is agriculturally rich only further …

From Atop The Dunes: A Baby Boomer’s Experience

Posted on August 10th, 2017

It’s an escape. It’s a place that covers the spectrum, from relaxation to high-octane action. You can’t find it on your couch; you can’t find it in your backyard. A place filled with so much possibilities it becomes a tradition. …

Jeep Invasion Recap

Posted on June 23rd, 2017

If you build it, they will come – and boy did they come!

Earlier this month the 2nd Annual Silver Lake Sand Dunes Jeep Invasion occurred and it was a tremendous success.

“What an exciting weekend full of Jeeps,” …

From Atop the Dunes: Jeep Invasion II Getting Crazy Huge

Posted on May 16th, 2017

Jeep InvasionIf you missed it last year, don’t worry. Silver Lake Sand Dunes Jeep Invasion II will be even bigger.

Organizers of the second annual Jeep Invasion along the shore of Lake Michigan hope to attract 1,000 jeeps to Silver Lake …

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The Wait Is Over: Now We Dune!

Posted on April 18th, 2017

Our long nightmare is over. April has swooped in and saved the day. No longer do we solely think dunes – we can actually dune!

A Michigan winter can be infuriating for a multitude of reasons, but for the dedicated …

From Atop The Dunes Series: Families at the Dunes

Posted on March 2nd, 2017

familiesondunes015_5638442187_oYoung families often get creative for vacations. Cost, travel, planning itineraries, and the short attention span of children are all factors in creating that summer getaway. When you are thinking about travel for your family, think dunes.

Along Lake Michigan’s …

Yeah We’re Closed, But…

Posted on February 2nd, 2017

Let us tell you a horror story. There is a white-coated monster roaming Michigan that seeks to ruin everyone’s good time. One day, we’re all zipping across the Silver Lake Sand Dunes, and this monster shows up armed with chilling …