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Get Outdoors!Date range: Saturday, August 18, 2018 to Saturday, August 18, 2018

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Saturday, August 18, 2018

Whitefish Dunes Annual Summer Candlelight Hike

550 days old

Time: 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Activities: Astronomy, Candlelight events, Hike, Night event, Outdoor activity, Walk
Location: Whitefish Dunes SP

Join the Friends of Whitefish Dunes and Park Staff for the annual Whitefish Dunes State Park summer candlelight hike from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Stroll along part of the Red Trail that will be lit with candlelight luminaries for 0.75 miles and then return back to the Nature Center on the same trail. Popcorn and lemonade at the shelter provided by the Friends Group. If it is clear there will be telescopes set out to view the night sky. Please no pets. Strollers and wagons are not recommended. Event is free but park sticker required.


Whitefish Dunes SP information

Whitefish Dunes State Park protects the fragile dune environment on the eastern Door County Peninsula. Stroll along Lake Michigan, watch waterfowl at Clark Lake, use the boardwalk to discover the wetlands or relax on one of the many trails throughout the forested sand dunes and beech forest. The park's nature center features year-round programs, exhibits and displays on ecology, geology and human history. Whitefish Dunes is a day-use park, there is no camping.

Mailing Address: 3275 Clark Lake Road , Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin 54235

Note: Event dates and times are subject to change or cancellation. Please verify event status, dates and times prior to attendance. Some events, such as candlelight skis/hikes are very popular, and access to these events may be restricted at times when parking capacity has been reached.

Last revised: Friday, June 07, 2019